All those who are dying to get their hands on the latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS and just can not wait, then this article is just for you. We’ve compiled a list of Apps which will give you the taste of what it feels to have Jelly Bean running in your device.

  1. Apex Launcher

Apex Launcher

This launcher is one of the smoothest running launchers in the market today and with the recent 1.3.0 update it has the Project Butter effect so to speak. Its key features include increase in  performance , a new layout for 7 inch tablets and of course auto resizing of widgets. The launcher comes in free and pro versions, the pro version comes with more functionality and bot are available at the Play Store.


2. Jelly Bean Apex Theme


This Apex theme does wonders to the look of the Apex Launcher, making most of the icons in HD. This also comes with 10 High Quality Stock Jelly Bean Wallpapers.  The theme is available on the Play Store for free and you can download it here.


3. Jelly Bean Clock

Jelly Bean Clock

Now what kind of theme will you be showing off  to your friends without the official Jelly Bean Analog clock. The clocks have been ported straight from the android open source project which means the clocks are re-size-able. This app can be upgraded to get clocks from all the previous Android versions too. This app is available on the market here.


4. Jelly Bean Status Bar

Jelly Bean StatusBar

If you are using any phone which does not have stock ICS or Jelly Bean, then you have not enjoyed the subtle yet elegant black and blue notification bar. Thanks to Team Syndicate, this is now possible. The Jelly Bean Status Bar does not require any root, plus it supports third party application notifications so no need to worry about missing anything. This app also has a nifty feature which enables you to select those apps whose notifications you do not want which is pretty handy. This app can be downloaded from the Play Store here.


5. Holo Locker


Simple and fast lock screen replacement, based on stock Jelly Bean lock screen. Holo locker is not actually a theme for Go Locker or others, it is the real Jelly Bean lock screen app. The feel is very smooth and works like a charm, you can get it right on at the Play Store.


6. Jelly Bean Keyboard


This is stock keyboard ported from the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS,  has all the functionality  of the original. It comes complete with predictive text and bigger keys makes it for quicker and easier typing. This app comes in two versions Pro and Free. The Pro app features include, changeable font, resizing of the keys size and of course no dread ads.


7.  Camera JB+


We’ve kept the best for last, this is without a doubt the best ported camera app in the Play Store,and  it runs perfectly without a hitch. This camera app comes bundled with all the functions of the original, like swiping the screen to get a preview of the last picture taken and undo option if a  picture is deleted by mistake. This app also comes with a surprise with it, to see what it is, go to the Play Store and download this amazing app for FREE now.