Switchr offers a polished app switching experience that your thumbs will love


App switching apps are dime a dozen on Android. If Google's stock Recent apps panel that you call with the OS's navigation buttons doesn't cut it, Switchr is a solution worth trying. It presents you with three shortcut layouts to choose from - flow, slide, and arc. It lets you position them to the display's edge, or in the center, depending on which ends up being more comfortable to your fingers. It also lets you setup custom edge triggers by drawing them on screen. Haptic feedback by vibrations is offered for your tactile pleasure, and a bunch of other options are provided to suit tweak-obsessive users.

In addition, Switchr can allow you to switch between apps with the search key, or by swiping up from the navigation bar. Users can pin and rearrange their favorite apps at will. The app has a paid Pro version as well, which provides even deeper customization controls, root features, blacklists, and more. Some folks just aren't content with keeping it simple!

So, what makes Switcher special? It's mostly that it's a very polished app with quality animations, a clear purpose, and decent tutorials that walk you through the experience. Developer Mohammad Adib's creation is compatible with all Android devices running version 2.1 and up, and already enjoys a massive following in the Play Store and XDA Dev.

Developer: Mohammad AdibDownload:Android
Genre:ToolsPrice: Free/Paid

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10 Comments

1. iluvsonynokia

Posts: 161; Member since: Aug 27, 2013

awesome app

2. kdealltheway

Posts: 94; Member since: Oct 21, 2012

Omniswitch?

3. TheNeighbor

Posts: 370; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

I would think Swipepad is more efficient.

4. bokimaricu

Posts: 89; Member since: Dec 21, 2013

Experience that your thumbs will love, but your memory & processor won't.

5. kkmkk

Posts: 699; Member since: May 06, 2013

the developer of this app is Terrorist as he is Arabian so i would love Google to remove it from the store as soon as possible

6. someones4

Posts: 628; Member since: Sep 16, 2012

not sure if trolling or just an ignorant, hateful a*hole

7. josephnero

Posts: 783; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

PA removes anti apple comments almost instantly but not racist ones?lol

8. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

Both, of course!

9. kkmkk

Posts: 699; Member since: May 06, 2013

if i had the power i will kill every Arabian on the planet

10. mohammadadib

Posts: 1; Member since: Jun 09, 2014

^ Cause that totally isn't terrorism.

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