Review Unity Launcher
Author: Sergei Petrov
Date: 27 May 2017, tested on HTC One
Unity Launcher - is a simple program for Android, which allows you to add a sidebar in the style of the operating system Ubuntu. This panel can be caused by any gesture from the edge of the screen and contain any number of icons and shortcuts.
Using this application, you begin a new take on the multi-tasking Android. Now, to switch to another application, do not have to go back to your desktop and find the icon, you can simply open the side panel and run it directly from there.
Program settingsWhen you first start the Unity Launcher we are asked to make a small adjustment by the parties, which will display the sidebar, and the place where you want to make a gesture. Here, we can fine-tune all parameters to specify the size, sensitivity and detailed location of the place where the need to perform a gesture to open the panel.
During the test program showed very well and did not fire at random gestures. Add icons inside a panel, you can configure or directly in the panel (click on the plus sign).
In the sidebar, you can add any icons and shortcuts. For example, you can add a shortcut to create a message, a call to a particular number and many other features. On top, the sidebar looks very beautiful and aesthetically pleasing, it just wants to use it.
As for performance, the side panel is only 15-20 MB of RAM, depending on the number of items.
Features Unity Launcher for Android:
- Nice design panel;
- Add an unlimited number of icons and shortcuts;
- Scroll through the list and icons;
- Changing the color scheme;
- Changing icons;
- Setting font-icon labels and functions;
- Call using the Swype-gesture from any edge of the screen.
Summary. Unity Launcher - it is a practical program that can significantly enhance the usability Android device. The application is available in two versions - free and paid. The paid version has enhanced features - time display panels, design and tips for icons.