25 Must Have Android Apps

Must have android apps

To get most out of your android smartphone, there’s an ultimate source of android apps on Google play store. You can choose best apps according to your need from Google play store. But, there are some apps you must have on your android device which will help you to get most out of your your android device and here in this post I provide you a collection of apps you must have on you android smartphone.


Google translate is a best tool in your online world. It helps you to translate words and phrases between more that 65 languages from all around the world. You can speak the text instead of typing, listen to your translations in around 40 languages and even you can communicate with another person using speech-to-speech translation in conversation mode.

Google translator screenshot


Google maps is another great tool from Google. It lets you navigate without carrying paper maps. There’s a lot of features including detailed 3D buildings, Voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation, Live traffic information, Street View and maps for select airports, hotels, retail stores, and more. All in all it’s a great app you must have.

Maps screenshot


Calendar which we all use to plan our day to day life. Again Google provide a useful app to synchronize you Google account events with your android device. You can Create, edit, and delete events, view all your calendars at the same time, including non-Google calendars, quickly email all event guests from a notification with a customizable message and much more.

Google calendar screenshot


Every smartphone and even some android tablets comes integrated with camera to take photos or making short videos. Camera ZOOM FX apps upgrade you default android device camera and add some smart features on it. It makes your normal camera a powerful camera. You can check the long list features at play store.

Camerazoom fx screenshot


PicsArt is a free, full-featured photo editor and art community.Packed with more features than in many paid apps, PicsArt has become one of the world’s most popular photo apps by wrapping the best of what desktop photo and image editing suites can offer in an amazingly intuitive and easy-to-use user interface. It enables you to take a picture and apply various effects by enhancing your standard camera. Tons of photo manipulations, masks, collages, frames, borders, stickers, text effects, clipart graphics, callouts, crop, rotate, color adjust and more. There’s lot more good features you can find at play store.

Picsart-photostudio screenshot


This app turns your camera LED flash into torch. It can even make your device screen to use as torch using a bright light if android device doesn’t have camera flash.

Tiny flashlight   LED


ZEDGE is app developed by zedge.net( a great of free mobile wallpapers, ringtones, mobile videos, mobile games and more from mobile world. ZEDGE sets a lot of features in there app as set ringtones, notification sounds, wallpapers and live wallpapers directly from the app, find new games recommended just for you, live sync with your online favorites, automatically changing wallpapers, share your favorites with your friends and more.

ZEDGE screenshot


MX Player is best to enjoy your favourite movies. It improves viewing experience by using the hardware acceleration form your android device. It supports multicore decoding which improves the performance up to 70%, can pinch and zoom across the screen.

MXPlayer screenshot


This app lets you obtain mp3 from Youtube vidoes. You don’t need to download video files, first videos are downloaded to a server where the conversion to the mp3 starts. After the conversion the App will download the mp3 from the server to your android device.

Youtube2mp3 screenshot


Google Goggles bundles with a lots of features. you can search any picture taken with your android device camera, just point your mobile phone camera at a painting, a famous landmark, a barcode or QR code, a product, a storefront, or a popular image. If Goggles finds it in its database, it will provide you with useful information. Goggles has another great features as, scan barcodes using Goggles to get product information, scan QR codes using Goggles to extract information, recognize famous landmarks, scan text using Optical Character Recognition (OCR), find similar products and more.

Google Goggles screenshot


Instagram is a popular app on Google play store with useful features. It’s a free app  and share your photos on your android device. Pick from one of several filtered effects or tilt-shift blur to breathe a new life into your mobile photos. Transform everyday moments into works of art you’ll want to share with friends and family. You can share your photos in a simple photo stream with friends and follow your friends’ photos with the click of a single button and much more. You’ll love this app.

Instagram screenshot


You’re already well familiar with Facebook. Just install this great app and start sharing with your friends and be updated on the go with your android device.

Facebook screenshot


Another nice social app for Twitter with an organized stream of tweets, follow the people you’d like to know watch rising trends.

Twitter screenshot

SKYPE – free IM & video calls

Free voice and video calls to anyone else on Skype, whether they’re on an Android, iPhone, Mac or PC, as well as IMs to your friends and family, no matter where they are. It features Skype to Skype IMs, video and voice calls are free* over 3G or WiFi, make low-cost calls and SMS to mobiles or landlines from your Android smartphone or tablet, send pictures, videos and files to any of your contacts, talk face to face or show what you’re seeing with front and rear-facing cameras and another great features.

Skype screenshot


Keep up with your favorite YouTube channels and access the world’s videos anywhere with the official YouTube app for Android.



Open you PDF documents on your android device using Adobe reader from a trusted leader for reliabily viewing and interacting with PDF documents. Easily access, manage, and share a wide variety of PDF types, including PDF Portfolios, password-protected documents, fillable forms, and Adobe LiveCycle rights-managed PDF. Search text to find specific information, select single page or continuous scroll modes, easily zoom in on text or images for a closer view and another great features.

Adobe reader

SUPER VAULT – hide picture

Privacy first on portable media – Super Vault helps you hide pictures, videos, contacts, messages , Lock Applications or hide any other file from your friends. This app uses AES encryption which is used by the military. Other similar app hide files by renaming the files extension but this app encrypt the files. Hide pictures, videos, text messages, call history, call log, folder in vault mode and other great features are bundled with this free app.

super vault screenshot


Though there are various free calls and text messenger apps available but KakaoTalk Free Calls & Text is different from them and best in all. It supports FREE calls and text. Make group calls in high-quality sound and schedule appointments in your chat room. Send FREE messages & enjoy unlimited calls (HD), make high-quality group voice calls, have fun during calls with Talking Tom & Ben’s voice filters, share multimedia content: videos, photos, voice notes, and other great features.

KakaoTalk Free Calls & Text


Torrent junkie – find torrents and download them directly to your phone or tablet, with the official µTorrent App (uTorrent App) for Android. As this the first generation of this powerful android app so there’s no speed limits, and no size limits on mobile downloads. There’s lots of features embed into this torrent app. Place this app on your android device.

Utorrent screenshot


Downloading files on android device is a bit of hassle but, some apps like Download all files make it easy to download APK, RAR, ZIP, MP3, DOC, XLS or other files in an easy way. With Download All Files you will be able to download these files to your device. This app works like a browser plugin and enables you to download all file types and allows you to save them easily to your SD card.

Download all files screenshot


Convertpad app comes with unit converter, calculator, real-time conversion, unit comparison table, direct arithmetic calculations, country-specific units, currency conversion and support 160+ currencies, multiple language support, user-defined categories and units, formula support for user-defined units, steam table and more.

Convertpad converter screenshot


It’s a top-rated Android dictionary app, with trusted reference content from Dictionary.com & Thesaurus.com!. It features English Dictionary and Thesaurus – over 2,000,000 definitions, synonyms & antonyms, audio pronunciation, voice search, spelling suggestions, Daily content, including Word of the Day & The Hot Word, home-screen widget and a lot of other features.

Dictionary.com screenshot

OPERA MOBILE web browser

Fast, smooth and easy to use, when you’re browsing on a tablet or smartphone, Opera Mobile helps you get more out of your time online, whether you’re finding information or relaxing with entertainment. It’s the ideal web browser to use on fast network connections such as Wi-Fi, 3G and 4G. It’s designed to make the most of your Android device. Opera Mobile adapts automatically to the way you read, watch or interact on a smaller screen. You’ll enjoy all your favorite websites even more in Opera Mobile.

Opera screenshot


Offline dictionaries allows you to browse dictionaries without a network connection, such as when you’re on a plane, traveling abroad, out of cellular tower range or if you want to save battery. You download the dictionaries to the SD card the first time you launch the app. Choose which dictionary or dictionaries you want to download. Perform advance searches in the dictionaries, which come in handy when you’re working on a crossword puzzle.

Offline dictionaries screenshot


ES File Explorer is a free, full-featured file and application manager.
It functions as all of these apps in one: file manager, application manager, task killer, cloud storage client (compatible with Dropbox, Google Drive, SkyDrive, Box.net, Sugarsync, Yandex, Amazon S3, and Ubuntu One), FTP client, and Samba client.
It provides access to pictures, music, video, documents, and other files on both your Android devices and your computers.

ES File explorer screenshot

Though there’s lot more good apps out there at play store but, if you have these apps installed on your android device then I assure you get most out of your android smart phone or tablet.

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