Android has been lacking behind Apples iOS pre 2014-15 but over the last 2-3 years Android has really stepped up their game and are strong competitors who outsell Apple each year. There are so many android devices out there that really add to the appeal of Android. There are also so many apps out there that can really enhance your Android experience. We have selected the top 8 Android apps for you to have a look at.
This is one of the best scanning apps on the market. You can scan documents, crop and approve the amendment to get a actual scan. The scan looks perfect like you used an actual scanner. If your a person who scans a lot of documents this is a must have app. CamScanner helps you scan, store, sync and collaborate on various contents across smartphones, tablets and computers. Use your phone camera to scan receipts, notes, invoices, whiteboard discussions, business cards, certificates. Smart cropping and auto enhancing make the texts and graphics look clear and sharp. Easily share docs in PDF or JPEG format with others via social media, email attachment or sending the doc link. Instantly print out docs in CamScanner with nearby printer; directly fax docs to over 30 countries right from the app. Set passcode for viewing important docs; meanwhile, when sending doc link, you can set password to protect it.
SwiftKey Keyboard is one of the great and customizable third-party keyboards out there. It came onto the scene several years ago with a predictive engine unlike anything any other keyboard had and the app has grown a lot of over the years. It’s a free download and you can purchase themes for it if you want to. Other features include a dedicated number row, SwiftKey Flow which allows for gesture typing, multiple language support, cross-device syncing of your library and much more.
Wunderlist is a great app for getting things done. It’s a to-do list app that helps you keep track of various tasks that you need to do or want to do. It’s great for basic stuff like remembering to take out the bins or more complex things like tasks that need to be done at uni or work. Unlike most, the free version supports the basic functions, like reminders, while the pro version is made for more business-oriented individuals. It’s a versatile app and you can even use it for grocery lists if you get creative enough. It’s a free download.
This app provides wallpapers for you phone and has 210+ Wallpapers for you to pick from. These wallpapers are minimal and flat and are unique. They may not be for everybody but they seem pretty cool. The application is light and fast with the wallpaper being uploaded to an external server and they are divided into sections with all your favourites appearing in one place.
Mint is the peoples’ finance app of choice for Android and iOS devices, and it’s pretty obvious why. This is one great app to have if you’re looking to manage your finances easily and efficiently across different platforms. The Mint Personal Finance desktop apps is fantastic and allows you to sync things like bank accounts and credit cards. This allows you to log your purchases but also keep an eye on what your money is doing in real time. Alerts can be created to warn you if there is an upcoming bill to pay, and you can even customise these alerts to warn you if you are spending too much. Get this app as it will really help you budegt.
Fooducate is one of the best healthy lifestyle apps available on the Android platform. It works on the idea of awareness to help you to improve your dietary activities. The app has a scanner and basically allows you to use your smartphone to scan packets of foods in the supermarket. The app will then check the scan against a database and come back with a grade from A to D based upon how healthy the food is. It’s a great, easy way to help you keep track of healthy foods.
This free app with its slick, streamlined interface is a must have. Flipboard is one of the best apps for reading the news. With it, you browse the articles, videos, podcasts, and other media that matter most to you. The app’s signature magazine-style interface lets you explore the day’s headlines in a stunning designed environment. The Daily Edition feature gives you the most important news along with themed stories for each day of the week. Flipboard has been one of the best apps, and it’s easy to see why.
Instagram has been the worlds favourite photo sharing app since its creation. People have just fallen in love with this app and if you don’t have it just go ahead and download it, it’s free. Instagram is a simple way to capture and share the world’s moments. Follow your friends and family to see what they’re up to, and discover accounts from all over the world that are sharing the things you love. Join the community of over 500 million people and express yourself by sharing all the moments of your day, the highlights and everything in between.