How to make any Android phone look like a Nexus

Are you a fan of Google Nexus and its simply amazing interface? Well, most of you might be and if you wish to make your phone look like Nexus, you have come just to the right place. Luckily, there are a bundle of apps available and here we’ll show you how you can use them to change your phone into Nexus instead.


This simple way will bring the stock Android features on your phone, even if it is not a Nexus device, that too by not going through any rooting or flashing process. Just some easy steps will get your non-Nexus device just the way you want it and will refurbish the following features;

  • Home screen
  • Wallpaper
  • Contacts
  • Camera App
  • Photos
  • App Drawer
  • Phone App

Please note that this method will not be able to bring any changes to your notification settings or quick settings.

Google Now Launcher:

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  • This amazing launcher is going to completely change your phone’s interface, working on your device’s home screen and App drawer.
  • After you have downloaded the app, select it as your ‘Default Launcher’ ‘Always’ when asked.
  • If at any time you wish your phone’s original interface, you can reverse it by going to Settings>Home.

Google Photos:

Taking the next step forward, if you do not feel so good about your phone’s photos you can change that too and get Google Photos. This will give you the privilege to save your photos on its cloud giving free storage as well as option to rearrange them into folders.

Google Camera:

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Along with the Photos, you can also get Google Camera. This app has some additional features packed with the basic ones. New features like Photo Sphere Panorama tool to take photos without any angular boundaries. The app goes best with Google Photos.

Nexus Wallpaper:

How can your phone’s look be complete without a proper Nexus wallpaper? You can get a full range of nexus wallpapers from here and in order to change your current wallpaper, just go to your phone’s Settings>Display>Wallpaper>Homescreen to choose one of these Nexus wallpapers.

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