Test Drive Galaxy S II Interface [TouchWiz 4] On Nexus S 4G


In case you have Nexus S 4G and ere thinking to shift to Samsung Galaxy S II, then how about test driving the interface first ? Shiftr182, Senior XDA member, has managed to grab TouchWiz 4 from a custom ROM he was using on his Epic 4G and apparently the launcher works without flaw on Google Nexus S 4G. According to Shiftr, the launcher is fully functional without any glitches and allows you to test drive every aspect.


Here is the step by step guide to install TouchWiz 4 Launcher from Samsung Galaxy S II on Google Nexus S 4G:

  • The first step is to download the APK from here and save the file on your desktop.
  • Once done, connect you phone to the computer.
  • Now mount SD Card as flash drive and copy the earlier download APK to SD Card root.
  • Once done, disconnect your phone from the computer.
  • Now connect your phone over a stable Wi-Fi internet connection and download Astro File Manager from Market.
  • After you have downloaded and installed the file manager, tap to launch and follow onscreen instructions to install the TWLauncher.apk file from SD Card.
  • After the installation is complete, exit the file manager.
  • Now tap on the Home button and select TouchWiz Launcher from option menu.

And there you go! You now have complete TouchWiz 4 at your Nexus S 4G’s disposal. You can now checkout all the cool widgets and drawer settings from launcher preferences. Enjoy!

  • armax

    can I do all this on nexus s i9023.

    • Ali Waqas

      Thanks for commenting Armax. We haven’t verified this as working on any other device other than the one specified in this guide. It is better to wait for a compatible version of this hack for your S i9023.