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Starlight Launcher APK

1.0.0-beta.6 GPL-3.0-only

a search-focussed, extensible launcher that helps you get things done faster

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Kenneth Ng
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Starlight Launcher app

Starlight Launcher is System tool that is open source under the GPL-3.0-only license.

Starlight Launcher offers a reimagined home screen experience on Android. It is built around a search-focused experience to help you get things done faster. No more looking through walls of icons. Everything is right at your fingertip.


  • Completely open source (
  • A clean, minimal home screen.
  • Play/pause music, skip tracks, right on the home screen.
  • Pin any widget you need on the home screen.
  • Built-in widgets such as notes and unit conversion; more are planned (weather, audio recording, translate)
  • A rich search experience, including apps, contacts, math expressions, common controls like Wifi and Bluetooth, and even opening URLs!
  • Fuzzy search

Starlight Launcher is still in beta. Expect bugs and major changes before release.

Starlight Launcher Plus:

While Starlight Launcher is completely ad-free in the free version, you can unlock extra features with the Plus version, including:

  • Unlimited widgets pinning
  • (Planned) Extension support

As a way of saying thank you, early beta testers (i.e. people who joined the beta program before the first public release) will get the Plus version for free!

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