Android is the world’s largest operating system in the world and has more than 2 billion active monthly users, as of May 2017. This mobile OS has been designed by Google.
Android is based on Linux kernel and other software’s which are open source. It has been designed keeping in mind mainly touchscreen mobile devices such as smart-phones and tablets. This open source character is its biggest selling point.
Anyone can come on Android and create an app for low costs and that has enabled even kids from normal background to develop apps for this OS. This open nature has mushroomed the number of apps that are on the Google Play store. In fact, it is reported that there are around 2.5 million apps there as of December 2018.
There are a lot of categories and sub-categories for your comfort that will allow you to narrow the search field. There are some really useful and practical apps for your daily, and practical use.
Let’s try and sort the 5 best Android apps for you out there:-
5 Best Android Apps
There are more than 2.5 million apps on Google play store but we have tried to best the field and bring the 5 best of that huge list. We have tried to list one winner from 5 categories of different use which you may find useful on a day to day basis.
Let’s go through the list…
Productivity – Google Docs
Google’s Docs is a free and popular productivity app with various features for professional use whether you work in an office, stay on business tours or whether you work from home. It is filled with various helpful features listed below:-
- You can edit existing files and create new documents
- You can work anywhere, anytime and even offline
- It automatically saves your work
- Share and collaborate on the document simultaneously
Shopping – Amazon
Amazon is one of the biggest shopping websites in the world and its prime subscription service has been used by more than 100 million people around the world. It has initially started as an online marketplace for books but later on has expanded to other lucrative categories of the market like electronics, software, video games, apparel, etc.
Experts often cite certain reasons for its popularity
- You can easily compare prices and product availability using a voice
- There is easy tracking of shipment and quick
- Convenient notifications whenever there is a new deal
- No need to create a new account for prime membership
Audible – Reading
Started in 1995, Audible is the biggest seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information and educational programming in the form of audio-books, audio shows, and original series. It has gained popularity for many A-list celebrities, full cast performances, and even Grammy-winning audio books for everyone to enjoy.
Here a few reasons you should download this app:-
- New readers can get started with the books being narrated especially, those people who find reading very taxing
- You can set your own narration speed
- You can download books and listen offline too
- Books will stay in your library forever even when you cancel the subscription
Photography – Google Photos
Google Photos is a photo sharing and storage service from Google that started in May 2015, spinning out from Google plus, company’s social network. It gives its users unlimited and free storage for photos up to 16 Mega Pixels and video of 1080p.
Even popular tech magazines like The Verge and Wired have labeled it the best photo product on earth and your new essential picture app respectively.
There are certain key features that make it practical and fun to have like:-
- It has smart sharing and with a few simple photos all your friends and family can share the photos
- It automatically creates movies, collages, animations, and much more out of your photos.
- You can quickly search for your photos through faces, places, and things without any tagging
- Google lens gives you the added option to identify plants, animals, and things. You can search for them on Google through the app itself.
Spy App- Spymaster pro
Spymaster Pro is a leading cell phone monitoring software for Android and iPhone. It is boasted by a 24*7 customer support in 10 languages. It is compatible with the latest Android and iOS software updates and is also quite affordable.
Features of Spymaster Pro:-