Honeycomb Launcher
  • Review
  • Download
  • Screenshots
  • Discussions
Honeycomb Launcher
Honeycomb Launcher
Honeycomb Launcher
Honeycomb Launcher
Honeycomb Launcher
Honeycomb Launcher
Honeycomb Launcher

Review Honeycomb Launcher

Jay Feldman
Interesting functionality, nice interface, stylish design
Limited features, weak functionality, lags a bit
Honeycomb Launcher for Android aims to give your droid a whole new look and feel. If you're bored with your stock launcher, this one offers a modestly innovative alternative that's clean and intuitive.
Honeycomb Launcher places all of your icons and most frequently used apps onto a honeycomb interface; bet you didn't see that coming. The app purports to allow you to access any of your phone's functions in 3 seconds or less, and that's true, provided you put in the legwork before that mythic 3 second clock starts counting. Naturally, you are meant to use this all as a replacement for your default home screen, but you can also just use the floating launcher icon alone, though at the cost of losing much of its functionality.
The app places a small floating launcher icon on the right edge of your screen, which looks like 3 little conjoined hexagons that create a small portion of a larger honeycomb. The launcher icon stays visible atop all windows for convenient return access; just tap the icon to bring up your honeycomb home screen. Alternatively, you could also just click your phone's home button; imagine that!
The app will work best for you only if you take the time to select what icons appear on the honeycomb. Just enter the app's settings pages to make your selections, along with alternate colored themes and a few other modest tweaks. It's all very easy, but personally, it really does nothing to make my navigation faster. I can already reach most any function I want in 3 seconds or less, so I fail to see the upside of this one.
Honeycomb Launcher is perhaps best suited for power users with loads of apps they use frequently; otherwise, it's much ado about nothing.

Final ratings

Usefulness 7/10
Usability 7/10
Originality 8/10
Design 8/10
What do you think about the app?
Your rating
sign in with
or send anonymous
No comments yet, yours will be the first
We recommend
  • Chameleon Launcher
    Chameleon Launcher
    A new take on Android interface design
  • Downcount
    Downcount to whatever you want
  • LockR
    An extremely comprehensive lockscreen app
  • SF Launcher Beta
    SF Launcher Beta
    Interesting new shell
  • Pops
    Customize your Android notifications
  • ShortPaste - Autoshorten URLs
    ShortPaste - Autoshorten URLs
    Make links shorter
  • Slyde
    A modern and stylish quick app drawer for 5 favorite apps
  • Hola Screen Lock
    Hola Screen Lock
    An easy way to turn off your phone screen
  • 123on
    A unique app that lets you create video wallpapers and ringtones
  • Action Launcher 3
    Action Launcher 3
    Google-themed launcher with key features
  • Pie Control
    Pie Control
    Quick access to apps and features
  • Twilight
    Screen filter to make your eyes hurt less
  • Camera ZOOM FX
    Camera ZOOM FX
    Probably the best Android camera app
  • Z Launcher
    Z Launcher
    An interesting launcher that tries to predict your habits
  • Minimalistic Text
    Minimalistic Text
    Stylish and simple widgets
  • Linpus Launcher
    Linpus Launcher
    Neat launcher with interesting perks
  • Muzei Live Wallpaper
    Muzei Live Wallpaper
    Famous art pieces to beautify your device
  • Camera360 Ultima
    Camera360 Ultima
    Use your smart phone camera 100%
  • Beautiful Widgets
    Beautiful Widgets
    HTC Sense inspired widgets for Android
  • Mobo Launcher
    Mobo Launcher
    Another launcher with a different feel