The best Android apps of 2014. List of the top 10 Android apps of 2014. These are the best Android apps available on the Google Play Store and often accepted to be the Android’s most exciting apps. Have a look:
Estar Battery Saver is one of the best battery saver apps. The Estar app warns you about battery hogging apps and give you options to kill & suspend the app. It’s a battery management app which provides curated recommendations after the detailed analysis of apps you’ve installed. Estar tells an estimated time to save, how many minutes of battery life you’ll save by killing an app.
Google Calendar is the official calendar app for Android devices. The app comes with a Schedule View which lets you see your schedule at a glance with photos and maps of the places you’re going. It automatically integrates your appointments, schedules and events from Gmail. Everything is added to Google calendar automatically. All your calendars can be accessed at one place. Google Calendar works with all calendars on your phone, including Exchange.
WhatsApp is the best communication Android app of the year. WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone messenger available for Android and other smartphones. WhatsApp uses your 3G or WiFi (when available) to message with friends and family. You can send and receive messages, pictures, audio notes, and video messages to your friends and enjoy group conversations with your contacts. WhatsApp integrates flawlessly with your existing phone address book and it is always on and connected. With WhatsApp, you can share location, exchange contacts and broadcast messages and MMS to many contacts at once and much much more.
Mailbox is a completely redesigned inbox for Android devices by Dropbox. It is light and really fast to work upon. You can quickly swipe messages to your archive or trash, scan an entire conversation at once with chat-like organization and snooze emails with the tap of a button. Mailbox checks your email from the cloud and delivers it to your phone securely. Please note that it can currently be used for Gmail and iCloud accounts. Mailbox’s UI includes smart features for a better experience and a clean inbox.
SwiftKey Keyboard is a free keyboard app for Android devices. It features the best next-word prediction, smarter autocorrect and support for over 800 emoji (emoticons) and much more. SwiftKey is an alternative touch keyboard for smart and fast typing on Android. The app comes with many customization features including over 30 colorful themes, layouts for all screen sizes and devices, and supports over 80 languages.
Weather by MicroPinch is one of the best free weather Android apps. The app comes with an intuitive and seamless user interface with highly customizable features. With just one click you receive the weather condition in your status bar at your current location. The app comes with widgets for different locations and support for the lock screen widget in Android 4.2+. It can retrieve the latest weather conditions for your current location and comes with an option to manually add your location. You can add and track the weather conditions in multiple locations. You can also try Yahoo Weather and Weather-Clock Widget App for Android devices.
Google Now Launcher gives you the best look for you Android device. It replicates the beauty of a Nexus device for a non-Nexus devices. The Google Now Launcher not only give your home screen a visual overhaul, it puts Google Now right at your fingertips. It can be used to perform searches and work on messages (text and web). But the real power lies in the ability to work via “OK Google” voice command. The launcher comes with a larger viewing area and easy access to your favorite Google products and services, like Gmail, YouTube, and Maps.
Locket is the intelligent lock screen that brings you the top stories every time you wake up your phone. Locket learns your interests and habits to bring you contextually relevant content on your lock screen. The app shows day’s best stories straight to your lock screen and is supported by gorgeous images. You can also save the stories to read them later.
Camera Zoom FX has been named as the best photography Android app of the year 2014. The Camera Zoom FX app comes with 15 different photo filters and 3 photo frames. Other features include Time Lapse, Photo Editor, Photo Gallery, Touch to Focus, White Balance and ISO Levels.
Shazam is the best way to identify music and TV. In seconds you’ll know the name of any song, or more about what you’re watching – touch to Shazam to start your journey. You can also use Shazam with TV. With Shazam music, you can easily preview and buy tracks on Amazon or Google Play and Watch music videos on YouTube. You can listen to full tracks with Rdio, Spotify or Deezer and create a playlist of your tracks. The app also shows you a few song recommendations from others like you.