How To Get Galaxy S8 Launcher, Bixby, Always-On Display On The Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge

The new Samsung Galaxy S8 is here with a lot of new feature and updated hardware. In this article, I’ll guide you about how to get the new Samsung Galaxy S8 launcher, Bixby voice assistant and the Always-On display feature in your Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge without rooting your device (No root is required for this guide). You also don’t need any PC or Laptop or Recovery to flash this applications in your device. Just follow the simple step by step guide mentioned below.

First of all go to Settings > Lock Screen & Security > Tap on Allow from Unknown Sources (This will allow you to install apk files directly without downloading them from Playstore)

Download Requied APK Files

  • Download Samsung Galaxy S8 Launcher APK File From Here
  • Download Bixby Voice Assistant APK File From Here
  • Download Always-On Display APK File From Here
  • We’ll have to install Samsung Galaxy S8 Launcher first then Bixby Voice Assistant and then Always-On Display to work.

First Install Samsung Galaxy S8 Launcher APK File

  • First go to Settings > Apps > Tap on the Show System Apps > Select TouchWiz Home > Storage > and clear all the Data and Cache.
  • Now open My Files and install the Samsung S8 Launcher apk files in your device.
  • Once the .apk file is installed follow the first step again (Settings > Apps > Tap on the Show System Apps > Select TouchWiz Home > Storage > and clear all the Data and Cache.)
  • Now press the Home button and you’ll find new S8 launcher in your device.

Install Bixby Voice Assistant

There is no dedicated button available for the Bixby in Galaxy S7 as in Galaxy S8, so you have to swipe left on the Home Screen to launch Bixby instead.

  • Open My Files and install the Bixby apk file in your device.
  • Than tap the Home button.
  • Tap on the blank area of your S8 launcher home screen and then select Launcher Settings and in Launcher settings make sure all Bixby options are ON.
  • Now press Home button again and swipe left on your Home screen to get Bixby and tap on Start.
  • After this simply restart your device.

Install AOD (Always-On Display)

  • Go to Settings > Display  and Disable the Always-On Display feature if you already have it.
  • Go to Settings > Apps > Tap on the Show System Apps > Select Always-On Display> Storage > and clear all the Data and Cache.
  • Now open My Files and install the Always-On Display apk file in your device.
  • After successfully installing the apk file, repeat the second step again (Settings > Apps > Tap on the Show System Apps > Select Always-On Display> Storage > and clear all the Data and Cache.)
  • Then turn the Always-On Display feature again from Display setting and configure it as you want.

That’s all you needed to do to use Samsung Galaxy S8 launcher, Bixby voice assistant and Always-On Display feature on your Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.

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