Must have android Apps


Android has become one of the most popular phone operating system with the lastest version being 7.0 (cookie). It has come a long way and so have the apps that have come to be used on this operating system.

The apps listed below are in no way the have-it and forget-it but rather a step stone for those who believe that a phone is no more than a mini computer. As such this list can grow bigger with time but the apps herein are the most useful and fully functional. With that behind us the apps have not been ranked in any order rather than alphabetical.

  1. ADM Pro (Advanced Download Manager). Sometimes you have a faster internet speed and you need to download files much faster and ADM Pro has come a long way to ensure that that is achievable. Though the free version is as good its only down side is ads
  2. Android Authority, gives you news and information about new events and technology trends. If you need an app that will give you all you need in a simple sleek way while keeping you informed and entertained then its android authority.
  3. Applock sometimes you want to lock some files from people’s prying eyes and this app does exactly that.
  4. Ccleaner the quickest way of finding out what is taking that precious space on your phone and clean it of as fast as you find it.
  5. Drop box gives you access to your Dropbox while sharing your documents and images directly from your device. Drop box is absolutely essential for keeping all your files in sync. You get 2 GB of free space to start while can be upgrade up to 10GB.
  6. ES File Explorer Pro, the file managers that come with your phone are not as powerful and this is the best file manger ever made for android.
  7. Facebook Messenger Facebook is becoming central in everyday communication and messengers are just a way of locking out noise and connect with people one-on-one.
  8. Google Keep another great app from Google that enables you to keep your notes and thoughts in sync. the best note taking apps ever
  9. Google Maps is the must-have mobile-mapping app it enables you to view your current whereabouts on a Google map, based on GPS or cell-tower-location; get walking/driving directions; share your current location with friends, via Google’s “Latitude” service; and much more. All for free
  10. Instagram let the photos say the million words.
  11. K9 Mail is another way to having access to your emails on your phone as you go, K9 mail is more about privacy and convenience thus using it may revolutionize your email lifestyle.
  12. LinkedIn brings all the basic functionality of the popular business social network into the palm of your hand, including the ability to check your news feed, view profiles for your connections, search for people you know, accept and send new-connection invites, read messages and more
  13. Monefy helps keep track of your incomes and expenses
  14. MX Player a much better replacement for the default music and video player and can open nearly all your music and video files.
  15. Nova Launcher this is the slimmest android launcher, and much powerful compared to the default launcher
  16. Opera browser the must have browser all mobile users.
  17. Skype is a VoIP, video conferencing and instant messaging software that uses a proprietary format for communication. In return, it offers encryption and good quality of service.
  18. Songza gets the nod for the best music app. The free Songza service isn’t an on-demand service, rather lets you choose playlists based on the time of day – so you can choose from things like working out, cooking dinner or entertaining friends.
  19. Telegram is a secure instant messaging app similar to WhatsApp or Facebook messenger but with a lot more features such as instant view, secret chat, groups, bots and more.
  20. Tubemate a simple way to watch and download YouTube videos.
  21. Twitter get your tweets on the move as you share the photos and thoughts on the go and keep a finger on the pulse of global events
  22. UC Browser this is a good replacement for opera browser and its recommended to have more than one best phone browser ever
  23. Utorrent torrent files are not for pirates only but for people who love sharing, and Utorrent is the best torrent download manager.
  24. Viber is for making and receiving video and voice calls absolutely for free though you need the internet connection.
  25. WhatsApp is a popular messaging app and 6 out of your 10 friends are on this platform so you can keep in touch with your friends while on the go.
  26. Wikipedia this is a replacement to you Britannica. And have access to all information on the go.
  27. WPS Office there are so many apps that can open PDF, doc, spreadsheet this is the slimmest and best option.
  28. Xender you will need this app to share files between your computer or your friends. Talk about wireless connections.