6 Best Lightweight Launcher Apps for Android (2020)

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Launchers play an important role in any Android device, they offer customization and also gives our apps a simple layout where we can easily locate them. But sometimes using a bulky launcher can be so annoying and it can cause our device to lag.

If you’re using a low-end Android device and you need a launcher that’ll fit your device speed capacity, I’ve prepared a list for some of the best lightweight launchers you can use on your Android device. These launchers will make your apps very easy to locate and also beautify your home screen.

They also offer good themes and tons of features to customize on, so if you need a simple easy to use and lag-free launcher for your Android device, follow this article to know more.

List Of The Best Lightweight Launcher Apps for Android

1. Lawnchair Launcher

Lawnchair Launcher

If you’ll like to change your Android device home screen to make it look awesome and simple, Lawnchair Launcher is one of those lightweight launcher apps to achieve that, this launcher comes with Google Pixel look and also allows you to use Android Oreo shortcuts and its notification dots. You can also set different types of customization on this launcher and it won’t lag your Android device even if it runs on 1GB ram.

With Lawnchair Launcher you can get different adaptive icons, dock customization, icon pack support and different icon size. This launcher app is one of the best out there and it’s free to use.

2. CPL (Customized Pixel Launcher)

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CPL (Customized Pixel Launcher)

CPL Launcher is an amazing launcher app that offers speed and eye-catching customization, this app will emulate the features of Google Pixel launcher on your Android device, if you fancy the Google Pixel launcher so much, here’s a chance to use it on your Android device. CPL has different options for customization and it has cool widgets you can use as well. CPL is that type of launcher that doesn’t consume many resources that’ll make your Android device lag.

Even if you enable notification dots, dark mode theme and other tweaks, your Android device will retain its speed and everything will look perfect, you can also use CPL launcher to lock apps and sometimes it acts as a battery saver, it’s one of the best lightweight launchers for Android devices.

CPL (Customized Pixel Launcher)
CPL (Customized Pixel Launcher)

3. Lens Launcher

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Lens Launcher

Lens Launcher offers an easy way to display your apps on your device home screen, this launcher app is very unique and makes apps on home screen display in a way you can easily locate an app and open it. When you install Lens Launcher for the first time, it will make your apps display in a grid format, but it will make them look super tiny, but you can modify that your self by using one of the two unique features it has.

You can tweak icon size and also set adjustments to your home screen, Lens launcher is very fast and leaves no room for lagging and that has made it one of the best lightweight launchers you can use on your Android device.

Lens Launcher
Lens Launcher
Developer: Nick Rout
Price: Free

4. Evie Launcher

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Evie Launcher

Evie Launcher will yield performance once installed on your Android device, it is a Launcher that’ll give your home screen good customization while keeping its speed at the highest level by consuming fewer resources while running in the background. With Evie launcher you can get a quick navigation to access all your apps at once and also a search option to find apps easily.

You can personalize your home screen how you want it to be, there are different types of wallpapers, icon size, app icons and many more, you can use all these to make the perfect customization for your device home screen and all these tweaks won’t make your Android device lag all thanks to Evie Launcher.

Evie Launcher
Evie Launcher
Developer: Evie Labs Inc.
Price: Free

5. ap15 Launcher

ap15 Launcher

ap15 Launcher is a very simple Android launcher that’ll give your Android device home screen a simple look, this app doesn’t offer much customization compared to the ones listed above it, but when it comes to arranging apps for easy locating, then ap15 is very good at that. ap15 makes app arrangements easy by counting the number of times you opened different apps, then it automatically arranges them in accord.

with ap15 Launcher, you can easily find apps on your home screen, you can also change apps fonts and texts, you can change background and apply few customizations. If you’re looking for a very lightweight launcher, ap15 is one of them and this app size is nothing less than 900KB

ap15 Launcher
ap15 Launcher
Developer: Apseren Industries
Price: Free+

6. Niagara Launcher

Niagara Launcher

Niagara Launcher is still an early access app on Google Play Store, but it can still be used to make an Android device home screen look very simple, this launcher is very light and it’s very suitable to Android devices running 5.0 OS, it has different themes you can use, and it also comes with a music player app that’ll make listening of music very easy.

There is a lot you can do with Niagara Launcher in terms of tweaks and home screen customization, It’s one of the best lightweight launchers for Android users, it offers beauty and speed to any device it’s being installed on.

Niagara Launcher 🔹 fresh & clean
Niagara Launcher 🔹 fresh & clean


These are the best lightweight launchers you can use on your Android device, these launchers take fewer resources compared to other bulky launchers you might have used before, you can also do customizations on your home screen and make things look perfect the way you want it to be.

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