Nova Launcher has been updated to version 4.0, which brings the Material Design overhaul and more to everyone.

Nova Launcher 4.0 brings Material Design and more

In the beginning of March the folks behind Nova Launcher released a beta that showed off the new Material Design overhaul, and gave users a taste of some of the new features. The update is now available for everyone through Google Play, and it brings quite a number of changes along with it.

Version 4.0 offers:

  • Full Material Design
    • All settings screens/dialogs
    • More animations
    • Edit Shortcut dialog tinted based on colors of the icon
    • New icons
    • Bundled wallpapers
  • Rebased on top of Launcher3
  • Individual icon layout settings (size, font, etc) in Desktop, Drawer, etc
  • Max icon size boosted to 150%
  • Widget Search
  • Pull down in the drawer for search
  • New grouped Widgets drawer
  • Support for Android for Work (Lollipop)

This update is available as a free download through Google Play, though to unlock all of the features you will need to also purchase the Nova Launcher Prime as well, which is $4.00.