In this step by step tutorial, we will cover and demo how to change icon shape in Android on Nokia and other Android smartphones. As a new feature Android Oreo brings the capability to change the shape of apps icons from default circle to Squircle, Square, Cylindrical and others.

Though this feature was initially only available on Pixel devices now many smartphones including Nokia Android smartphones have this feature.


  • Long press on your Home-screen
  • Tap on Home-screen settings
  • Go to “Change Icon Shape” and choose any icon shape of your choice
  • This will change icon shape for all system and pre-installed vendor apps. 3rd party developer apps can also change their icon shape provided the developer has enabled its support

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