Nova Launcher always remains the first launcher to inhabit the look of latest Android Launcher or Nexus Device. This time also, they have launched Nova Launcher 5.0 Beta with new Pixel Style Launcher, Search Icon on the Top and Weather Information snippet in the search bar.
The features are not available on the mainstream or stable version of the app. There’s no indication from developers when they are going to rollout these features to stable version of the app.
The good news is that, the developer has said in his Google+ post that at least some of these 7.1 shortcuts will be available on Nova even on devices running Android 5.1 or 6.0.
There’s also a static Pixel Like Search Icon with weather information is available in the launcher. You can also enable it if didn’t want weather info in the status bar.