Searching for the best apps on Android is a daunting task for anybody. With so many million available, how do you know which are the best? Here at AndroidPIT we’ve spent years curating the best apps for every specific purpose, and we've now compiled them for your viewing pleasure. We will continue to update this page as often as we can with links to the best Android apps available. Without further ado, here they are.
The essential apps
Lets start with some of the most common. These are what we think are the best basic apps that everybody should consider downloading, ranging from better keyboards to improving your camera. It's a great starting place for any Android user.
- Top apps for your new Android smartphone
- 5 best keyboard apps for faster typing
- Best Android browser: 5 of the most secure
- Best SMS apps for Android
- Best Android camera app: 5 you must check out
- Best instant messenger apps for Android
Best media apps
Our phones are tiny little media centers where we can watch movies and TV shows and listen to music or podcasts. With all that lovely hardware inside your device, you will want to get the best viewing and listening experience, possible, right? Here are some some of the best music and video apps.
- Top 5 Music Players: The best way to play music on Android
- Top TV apps for your Android smartphone and tablet
- 5 best apps for downloading free music for Android
- Best Android video player: 5 you should check out
Best productivity apps
Smartphones aren’t just beautiful content providers, they can also be used for content creation too. Whether you’re into writing, spreadsheets, or even video editing, there are some apps for that.
- Top Office apps for creating and editing documents
- Top apps for video editing on Android
- 5 Android apps to increase productivity at work and in everyday life
- Top 5 Apps To Maximize Your Productivity
Best apps for rooters and modders
Rooting and modding mobile devices is something that was considered to be a terrifying prospect at one time. But more online tutorials have cropped up, and more apps have arrived to help. Here are some options you might consider.
- Top 5 apps for rooting
- Top 5 Android Apps For Root Users
- What is the best Android launcher? 10 of the best
Best apps for security and performance
Android security is a contentious subject, arguments about the safety of the system crop up frequently. Keep safe out there and check out some of our recommended security apps, and while you're at it, you might want to have a go at optimizing your system performance too.
- The best antivirus apps and security suites for Android
- Best apps for monitoring system performance on your Android device
- Top 3 apps to boost Android system performance
Best weather and GPS apps
There are plenty of good weather apps available with more functionality, and arguable better accuracy, than can be found in the standard android app. We've had a look at some of the best, as well as some GPS apps which might help you outdoors.
- The 5 Best Weather Widgets for Android
- Best weather apps for Android: 5 of the most accurate
- Best offline GPS apps for Android
Best fitness and lifestyle apps
Whether you want to lose a few extra pounds or meet some new people, we have some apps to help you out.
- Top 3 Dating apps on Android
- Best Android apps for losing weight
- Top 5 Android apps for improving your sex life
Best Android games
Everybody has an opinion on Android games. Is Candy Crush the best? Or Angry Birds? Who knows. There is more to Android games than just flinging birds and popping candy, though. Here are some other games you might want to know about.
- Top 10 ''Match Three'' and ''Bubble Pop'' games
- Best free Android games: 16 that you really need to play right now
- The 10 best free retro games
- 5 essential games for your Android tablet
- Top 5 HD Android games
Best Android games by genre
- Best 5 free Android fighting games
- Top 5 best puzzle game apps for Android
- Top 5 Free Racing Games for Android
- Top 5 Tower Defense games on Android
- Top 3 classic arcade game apps for Android
- Best soccer game apps for Android
- Top Free Card Games for Android
Best game comparisons
- Asphalt 8 Airborne vs Real Racing 3
- Candy Crush Saga vs Jewels
- Call of Duty Strike Team vs Grand Theft Auto Vice City
Best of the rest apps
We are at the end of our list with some of the apps that wouldn’t fit any other category. But just because they are last, they are by no means the least. The best apps to improve browsing experience should be useful for everybody, and the lock screen apps are incredibly cool, too.
- 3 best VOIP apps for free calls
- Top 5 best Android lock screen apps
- 5 best Android-only apps Apple should be jealous of
- Best Google Play Store alternative app stores
- Best 5 floating apps for your Android tablet
- Top 5 Free Apps for Musicians
- Top alternatives to Facebook app for Android
- 3 best apps to improve Android browsing experience
- Best offline apps for Android
And finally, don't forget to check out our list of the best Android phones!