As we all know that there are very few smartphones that launching with gesture control features and if some, they have very high cost. But, do you know that you can make your existing Android phone a gesture control device by using some Android apps.
So, in this article I’m going to enlist 7 best Android apps to gesture control your phone. Hope you’ll like to use these apps on your Android phone.
SideControl is a free Android app which makes you phone a gesture control device. With the help of this Android app, you can set up a dedicated gesture for a task.
For example, you can create different Sidebars with categories like apps, games, tools and launch them with a dedicated gesture! For instance, you can lock your phone, kill all running apps, switch to recent app or open latest notification with a swipe.
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2. Xposed Gesture Navigation
With the help of this gesture control app, you can control the android navigation with the multitouch gestures. This app will work on top of any applications and you can completely get rid of using soft keys or hardware keys.
3. Air Call-Accept (free)
It is a free Android app to make your device a gesture controllable. With the help of this app you can effortlessly answer or reject your phone calls without even touching it! You can install this app from here.
It means, it automatically detects that when you wave your hand over the screen or when you place phone near your ear. This app is specially useful for drivers with a Bluetooth headset, it means you don’t have to fiddle around trying to press the correct button.
4. All in one Gestures
All in one Gestures allows you to hide soft keys, and control your device with simple gestures. You just need to swipe your finger across the screen, and the action you want will be performed.
Its mainly supported gestures are “Swipe from edges and corners”, “Single or double tap on the status bar” and “Mouse or stylus (S Pen) is also supported”. Another important thing is that it requires Android version 4.0 and up to run.
5. Hovering Controls
Ever wanted to use your smartphone without touching the screen? Now you can do it with this amazing free Android app named Hovering Controls.
Hovering Controls uses the proximity sensor of your device to register simple motions performed in front of your device. Additionally, this app provides many features such as Silence Alarm, Fast go to Home screen, etc.
6. Smart Controls: Air Gestures
Smart Controls free Android app helps you to make your device behave smarter as configured by you. This Android app provides many features such as Air Gesture control, Speaking notifications, Speaking mode, Pocket mode, Flip mode and more interesting features.
The important thing to notice is that this Android app runs only in the Android version 4.0 and above. So, only install this app if you’ve 4.0 or up Android version.
iGest – Gesture Launcher
iGest application lets you start any application, make phone calls, open files, favorite web pages and much more using your own made gesture! All you need to create a gesture and associate it with an action.
This is a free Android apps which provides many attractive features such as multi-touch gestures drawing, floating button to start app and more.
I hope guys that you’ll like this list of gesture control Android apps. But, I want to aware you about one thing that most of the gesture controlling apps or those apps which increase the productivity of your phone needs your phone to be rooted. So, make sure about that and if you’re thinking to root your Android phone, then must read my this article on why should we avoid rooting. Good luck!