Do you use third-party icon packs on your Android phone?

Do you use third-party icon packs on your Android phone?
New and awesome Android launchers don't come every day, and even if they did, we are already using one, be it the stock piece that comes with the phone, or a popular third party option like Nova or Apex, and are reluctant to change our well-arranged interface for something unknown.

There are a few very easy ways to take and completely change the looks of your phone's interface without having to change the whole launcher. Besides the obvious change of the wallpaper, you can also install a fresh third-party icon pack that will give your phone's software a whole new look and feel. There are plenty of packages out there, and most self-respecting launchers come with whole sets of thousands to choose from, plus we are regularly rounding up the best new imagery for your app icons.

How many of you are actually tinkering with anything other than the default icon wrappers that come with their phones, though? That's what we want to know in today's poll, give us the lowdown below, and tell us which one are your favorites.

Do you use third-party icon packs on your Android phone?

Yes, I'm constantly playing around with new ones
32.48%
I've installed a few
32.6%
No, I've never used other than the default icon pack
34.92%

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23 Comments

1. TyrionLannister unregistered

I've used a few. For free, Nova + moonshine icon pack is the best.

4. TheGunnyPT

Posts: 252; Member since: Feb 12, 2015

I also use Moonshine, for my material design setup ;)

7. hafini_27

Posts: 945; Member since: Oct 31, 2013

Nova and Polycon for me. Total Google awesomeness.

8. waddup121 unregistered

moonshine

10. slev_ad

Posts: 10; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

Try the Silhouette icon pack, currently using that one. and Long Shadow icon pack :)

2. Awalker

Posts: 1962; Member since: Aug 15, 2013

I'm using the Iride hispter icon pack right now.

3. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

Using polycon. Is nice.

5. abdane

Posts: 507; Member since: Oct 07, 2011

Using Pinn icon pack. Beautiful.

6. Dejan92

Posts: 141; Member since: Feb 06, 2014

Using Iride UI and Polycon icons combined..

19. revampmybrain unregistered

Same here (y)

9. Bustami

Posts: 12; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

Stock Icon is the best.

11. Shocky unregistered

I've used some but I always end up using default icons again.

12. HildyJ

Posts: 334; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

I go stock (and my wallpaper is solid black). I customize what my phone does, not how it looks.

13. MrElectrifyer

Posts: 3960; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

I haven't seen (frankly even looked for) an icon pack that brings i2HD from the iOS jailbreak world to Android. But with Nova Launcher, theming my individual app icons is extremely simple and straight forward. I extract the app icon using an app on the PlaySotre, create an i2HD icon for it (using Photoshop template on my Surface Pro) and assign the image via Nova launcher to the app icon...done

14. Cyberchum

Posts: 1013; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Nova + balx for me.

15. TreyTreyTaylor

Posts: 725; Member since: Dec 21, 2010

I share everyone's Moonshine sentiment. But I swear I keep coming back to Glowpop. It makes my phone look like an Arcade or something I just love it so much.

20. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

Couldn't find glowpop on the playstore..

16. Godfather

Posts: 68; Member since: Oct 31, 2012

I constantly am changing between themes. My personal favorites are: Devo, Agent, Soul, Stealth, and Moonshine. I use them with Apex launcher Pro.

17. Canaan

Posts: 351; Member since: May 25, 2014

Is there a reason why I can't vote in the poll?

18. shahrooz

Posts: 792; Member since: Sep 17, 2013

belle ui icon pack here

21. Ned_Stark

Posts: 3; Member since: May 17, 2015

Have been using Squircle..has a good collection of icons

22. kaikuheadhunterz

Posts: 1157; Member since: Jul 18, 2013

I would switch to a third-party icon pack, if it weren't for the less-known apps that I have installed.

23. GeekMovement unregistered

I'm using Nova Prime + Upbeat Monsters Icon Pack and it rocks.

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