Action Launcher gets a super update with lots of news

O Action Launcher, as the name implies, a launcher of functional applications. Today, the developer in charge of it, Chris Lacy, released the latest app update, and with it came a lot of interesting news: integration with Live Wallpapers, gestures and customizable shortcuts, among others. Check out the news.

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What's New for Version 3.3 / ANDROIDPIT

The colors of launcher adapt to the wallpaper you are using, even if it is a Live Wallpaper. This new feature comes with an open API as it requires the Wallpaper developer to make changes for compatibility to occur. At the moment, only Minima Live Wallpaper 100% compatible with Action Launcher.

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The search bar changes according to the wallpaper. / ANDROIDPIT

Another big news is the shortcuts and customizable gestures. Here the options are large: you can customize what the Home button does if you tap it once, twice or three times; Two or three taps on any blank can also gain functions. Slide your finger from bottom to top, top to bottom, horizontally, with several fingers, …

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The side menu and background of the shortcuts also accompany the color of the wallpaper. / ANDROIDPIT

Once you have chosen one of several gestures or shortcuts, you can confirm it to perform actions, open apps or shortcuts. All very simple, it just takes time to learn which gesture does what.

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Several options for shortcuts and gestures. / ANDROIDPIT

In addition to these changes, the app has also gained new animations from Material Design. Action Launcher has a free version, with limitations, and two paid versions: the normal one costs $ 14.99 and releases all the functions of the app; and donation costs $ 24.99, and in addition to releasing all functions, also shows a donor medal in the app settings.

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