With Nexus 5 coming with Stock Android 4.4 KitKat the craze for having this latest version on your android device is increasing but unfortunately it is not released for any other device other than Nexus 5. But here is a way to get Android 4.4 Kitkat like look on any Jelllybean Android device.
After Jelly bean with kitkat android has got some fresh updates we can say that it has become a trend to make the User interface flat as we saw with iOS 7 and also in Kit kat the interface is kind of flat.
Here are the Android 4.4 Kitkat Wallpapers from Nexus 5
We are going to use the Google Experience Launcher for getting the 4.4 Android Kitkat look on your device but make a note that on some devices it is not compatible and a problem of Force Closure might arise. So just to be sure do Back up your device before doing this trick.
What to Check:
Android Software versions: 4.1, 4.2, 4.3 Jellybean
Google Experience Launcher Files: Download Here
- PreBuiltGmsCore.apk (Google Play Services 4.0)
- Velvet.apk (Google Search)
- GoogleHome.apk (Launcher)
Steps to install the Google Experience Launcher files:
- Download the Google Experience Launcher to your PC or directly on your device
- Install the 3 files available in the Launcher files one by one
- Click on each file name and they will start installing by themselves
- After installing all the 3 files go back to the Home Screen
- And you will get a pop up box asking for selecting the Launcher.
- Select Google Experience Launcher
- Now you have transformed your Jelly Bean device into KitKat 4.4 Android device.
- You will be getting this Welcome screens which are seen in the image below.
If you do not like going through all that laborius procedure and want a simple theme to make your device get the KitKat look follow these simple steps with the help of an App you can transform your device into Kitkat 4.4.
How to get Kitkat 4.4 Android look from App Store:
- Go to Play Store and search for KitKat 4.4 Launcher Theme or Click Here
- It is a paid app Priced at $1.00
- Buy the Launcher Theme App and install the app.
- This Launcher Theme is supported by most of the Launchers like Nova Launcher, Smart Launcher, Apex Launcher, TSF Shell, Next Launcher 3D, GO Launcher EX, ADW Launcher, ADWLauncher EX, Holo Launcher, SS Launcher, Atom Launcher …. etc
- After installation this theme will automatically activate itself with the Launcher you are using.