Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat were revealed yesterday to the world and if you wish you can get a bit of Android 4.4 KitKat on your Android device. Nexus 5 launcher and new Google apps have been ripped from Nexus 5 factory image and can be downloaded from the links given at the bottom of the article.
Some of these apps like Google Search, Launcher (Google Home), new Keyboard and Clock are major updates. According to “Droid-life“, installing Google Home is tricky and one needs to follow this,
To install the new launcher (Google Home), you’ll have to install 3 different apps – Google Play Services 4.0, Google Search, and the Google Home .apk.
- Google Play Services (v4.0.30)
- Calendar (v201308021)
- Clock (v3.0.0)
- Email (v6.0-893803)
- Gallery (v1.1.40304)
- Gmail (v4.6.1)
- Camera (v2.0.001)
- Hangouts (v2.0.012)
- Keep (v2.0.50)
- Google Keyboard (v2.0.19003.893803a)
- Google Search (220.127.116.116092)
- Google Home (0.9.6.886092)
Obviously these apps are not meant for other devices and one needs to do it at one’s own risk.