There are more than 2.9 million apps in the Google Play store; some are masterpieces and some are real good ones. We’ve grouped our app selection, so finding the type of apps you’re searching for is easy. Each app on the list is impressive in its own way.
Our collection is a snapshot of the best apps at the time of writing from the Google Play Store. If your favorite app has been missed, please leave a comment.
There’s a lot of amazing Android apps out there. Their use, however, is usually limited to the people who use them. These apps are not likely to have these problems. Everybody can use these.
Price: Free | $1.99-$299.99 per month
Google Drive is a cloud storage service that is available on Android, where all new users can permanently get 15 GB free when they sign up. Google Drive includes Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Google Photos, Gmail, Google Calendar, and Google Keep. Few features of these apps include live collaboration, deep sharing, and compatibility with Microsoft Office documents.
Google Assistant | Google Search
This works also on most Android devices. You simply download and then enable the app. It’s an extremely powerful app. There are also a variety of commands supported. You can control lights, and you can even do mathematics problems.
Google Play Music | YouTube
There is more content than a person can see or hear in several lifetimes. Which includes music videos, multimedia videos, news articles, reviews, works, games, etc. YouTube Music and Google Play Music. This collection is the best package for mobile music and video streaming as long as they are connected.
Price: Free | $1.99
The best weather app out there is probably 1Weather. The interface is simple and it shows you the current weather, up to 12 weeks forecast. All features will be included in the free version. The charge of $1.99 eliminates ads.
After you quit App, this program disables permission. This is an excellent way of using all the features of the social media application to disable those permissions, or allow them permanent access to your information without digging into your settings. It’s rumored that this could be an Android Q feature. If that’s true, then even Google really likes this app.
Google Maps | Waze
Google Maps practically dominates the smartphone market and remains one of the best Android Apps. There are regular updates, almost regularly, that tend only to add to your incredibly generous list of existing features. Google Maps allows you to access places of interest, traffic details and directions to gas stations, and they even let you have offline maps now. Google owns and operates Waze, too.
Price: Free | $12 per year
One of the most popular Android apps is LastPass. This is a password manager that allows you to easily store your login credentials. It’s all controlled with a master password. It has the ability for cross-platforms to be used on laptops, mobile devices and tablets. Additionally, the premium version is cheap.
Price: Free | $4.99
Nova Launcher seems to go further than usual launches. It comes with a host of features including the ability to back up and restore your home screen set-ups, icon theme for all your Android apps, lots of home screen and app drawer, and more.
Price: Free | $3.99
Podcast Addict for podcast lovers is an excellent podcast app. It features nearly every podcast you might think of. It also has a simple and effective UI, lots of organizing features, lots of features for playback and download, and a premium single-cost version.
You can also set download rules, easily create playlists, and together with Android Auto and Wear OS, it supports both Chromecast and SONOS.
Pulse SMS | Android Messages
Price: Free | $10.99 once | $0.99 per month
Pulse SMS offers themes, GIF support, messages protected by passwords, dual-SIM and more. Android messages ‘ something more simple. Both of these apps also offer desktop SMS messaging. Pulse charges either a monthly subscription or a single $10.99 charge while Android Messages is free.
Solid Explorer | Files By Google
Price: $2.99 | Free
Solid Explorer is pretty much as good as it gets in the file explorer apps. It features material design, archive support and some more powerful things such as FTP, SFPT, WebDav and support for SMB / CIFS. It looks great, it’s incredibly stable, and it just works well.
Files Go then offers suggestions on how you can get rid of those files and apps to free up storage on your phone. The app itself is lightweight and uses minimal system resources.
SwiftKey Keyboard is one of the most powerful and customizable third-party keyboards. It’s a free download and if you want, you can buy themes for it. Certain features include a dedicated number row, SwiftKey Flow that enables gesture typing, multiple language support, your library’s cross-device synchronization and more.
Tasker and IFTTT
Price: $2.99 | Free
If you have the ability to learn how to use the app Tasker is a great app. Just describing what this app can do is difficult because it can do so many things. IFTTT is another excellent application for automation. In some cases, thanks to its simplicity and wide range of uses, it can be even better than Tasker.
Price: Free | $27.99 per year
TickTick isn’t as popular as other to-do list apps. However, it may be the best one. It covers the basics like recurring tasks, reminders, push notifications, various organizational features, and categories. This makes it great for the use of relatives, small teams at work, or other groups like that. It’s perfect for items like lists of food, too.
Price: Free | In-App Purchases
This is an app that offers you an enormous number of options to customize the most basic parts of your device including wallpapers, ringtones, notification tones, and alarm tones. It’s not 100% perfect. Zedge Premium is a new initiative at a reasonable price to provide premium content.
Price: Free | $3 per year
Dark Sky is able to provide you with current weather stats in addition to a forecast for the next seven days. In Dark Sky, the default screen displays current temperature, “feels like” temperature, sky conditions, and a forecast for precipitation over the next hour. Along with the basic information, an hourly graph is constantly displayed, showing you the level of precipitation to expect over the next hour.
I come across articles that I want to read all day long but don’t have the time to read them. Pocket lets you save the stories easily for later, so you don’t forget about them and save them so you can read them offline.
Otter Voice Meeting Notes
Otter takes an innovative approach to the task, offering real-time transcripts of conversations and meetings as they occur. It also integrates other features, such as cross-conversation speaker identification, good search tools, and excellent mobile apps, though some features are a bit rough around the edges.
Outlook for Android is a well-organized mail app that offers easy access to your contacts and connected calendars. If you are looking for a replacement for Google’s Gmail app, or if you’re frustrated by how Inbox organizes your messages, Outlook may be what you need.
The app allows you to make video calls with animated emojis and supports rich texting. A good selection of bots gives you information and entertainment that you can use. In Skype, you can call or chat with other Skype users at no charge, or buy credit to call any other phone number, landline, or mobile.