Privacy Policy


Last Updated:Jan 13, 2017

KitKat Launcher collects information from you in order to provide better service and a better user experience. Your privacy is a top priority to me, and this Privacy Policy explains how i collect, use, and protect your information.


What information i use and how i use it:

I may collect and use non-personal information in the following circumstances. To have a better understanding in user’s behavior, solve problems in products and services, improve my products, services and advertising, i may collect non-personal information such as the data of install, click of app, installed app list, frequency of use, country, equipment and channel, etc.

"Non-personal information" is data in a form that does not permit direct association with any specific individual, such as your Android ID, CPN model, memory size, your phone IMEI number, phone model, rom, phone operator, location, install, uninstall, frequency of use, etc.

Following are the explaination for the used permissions:

1. read phone status and identity (android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE)

This permission allows KitKat Launcher to recognize an incoming call and to switch between the launcher interface and call interface. and it allow KitKat Launcher to read aid for ad

2. modify or delete the contents of your USB storage

This permission allows users to delete KitKat Launcher wallpaper stored on their SD card.

3. read the contents of your USB storage

This permission allows users to view KitKat Launcher wallpaper stored on their SD card.

4. find accounts on the devices (android.permission.GET_ACCOUNTS)

KitKat Launcher does not recognize or save your account information for any programs, this permission allows KitKat Launcher to detect whether users have a Google account linked with the device which helps us confirm the state of Google Service.

5. read Google service configuration

This information is used to acquire advertising ID. KitKat Launcher provides users with better advertising service by using such anonymous ID.

6. full network access

This permission is used to access the device’s network for certain functions including receiving launcher update notifications or accessing app classification labels.

7. view network connections

This permission is used in KitKat Launcher settings and notification toolbar, in order to view network connections.

8. view Wi-Fi connections

This permission is used in KitKat Launcher settings and notification toolbar, in order to view Wi-Fi connections.

9. run as startup

KitKat Launcher will run as startup to provide users with a launcher service.

10. adjust your wallpaper size

This permission allows users to crop KitKat Launcher wallpaper to the desired size.

11. set wallpaper

This permission allows users to set a selected KitKat Launcher image as their wallpaper.

12. expand/collapse status bar

This permission is used for the gesture feature of KitKat Launcher to expand and collapse the status bar.

13. install shortcuts

This permission is used to install shortcuts on other launchers, KitKat Launcher users can continue to use KitKat Launcher related functions.

14. read Home settings and shortcuts

This permission is used to acquire the user’s Home settings and shortcuts, in order to maintain user preferences.

15. uninstall shortcuts

This permission allows KitKat Launcher to delete the shortcuts created by KitKat Launcher in other Android launchers.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

KitKat Launcher may, in its sole discretion, change this Privacy Policy from time to time, any and all changes will be reflected here, please review it periodically.