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  • NoRoot Firewall NoRoot Firewall

    NoRoot Firewall

    Grey Shirts

    40465 ratings

    Firewall security. Manage which apps get to connect to the Internet. All without tweaking your phone or dabbling with root access.

  • dodol locker - wallpaper dodol locker - wallpaper

    dodol locker - wallpaper

    iConnect.Inc

    61147 ratings

    Beautify your lock screen

  • RocketDial Dialer & Contacts RocketDial Dialer & Contacts

    RocketDial Dialer & Contacts

    Inteligeen

    29328 ratings

    Throw away your current dialer, here comes Rocketdial, T9 Search/ Batch operations/Caller ID/ Backup &restore/ blacklist/ private box / contact merge , anything you can image is here in RocketDial creates on 2009, for 6 years it focuses on...

  • DU Battery Saver - Power Saver DU Battery Saver - Power Saver

    DU Battery Saver - Power Saver

    DU APPS STUDIO

    12192833 ratings

    See your battery last longer.

  • DynamicNotifications DynamicNotifications

    DynamicNotifications

    Great Bytes Software

    40956 ratings

    Love the lock screen notification. If you like the Moto X notifications, this is how you get it.

  • Pocket Pocket

    Pocket

    Read It Later

    247717 ratings

    Pocket is your place to quickly save, discover, and recommend the best, most interesting stories on the Web. -- SAVE FOR LATER: The next time you find an article, video or link you want to read or watch later, just save it to Pocket. It’ll sync a...

  • Android Support by Drippler Android Support by Drippler

    Android Support by Drippler

    Drippler

    301333 ratings

    Get to know the latest news and updates for your device

  • Usemon (Cpu Usage Monitor) Usemon (Cpu Usage Monitor)

    Usemon (Cpu Usage Monitor)

    iattilagy

    680 ratings

    Know the health of your device resources in a jiffy.

  • Textra SMS Textra SMS

    Textra SMS

    Delicious Inc.

    283345 ratings

    Super quick SMS utility for users who like it simple

  • AirDroid: Remote access & File AirDroid: Remote access & File

    AirDroid: Remote access & File

    SAND STUDIO

    489730 ratings

    Connect your phone to a PC without cables

  • Screen Off and Lock Screen Off and Lock

    Screen Off and Lock

    Katecca

    155909 ratings

    Switch off the screen with sytle. Save usage of your power button.

  • CamScanner -Phone PDF Creator CamScanner -Phone PDF Creator

    CamScanner -Phone PDF Creator

    INTSIG Information Co.,Ltd

    904005 ratings

    The best scanner utility

  • Dropbox Dropbox

    Dropbox

    Dropbox, Inc.

    1612445 ratings

    Dropbox is the place for your photos, docs, videos, and other files. Files you keep in Dropbox are safely backed up and you can get to them from all your devices. It’s easy to send large files to anyone, even if they don’t have a Dropbox account. Fea...

  • Facebook Facebook

    Facebook

    Facebook

    55292173 ratings

    Keeping up with friends is faster than ever. • See what friends are up to • Share updates, photos and videos • Get notified when friends like and comment on your posts • Play games and use your favorite apps Now you can get early access to the nex...

  • Truecaller: Caller ID & Dialer Truecaller: Caller ID & Dialer

    Truecaller: Caller ID & Dialer

    True Software Scandinavia AB

    4164219 ratings

    Truecaller is the only dialer you'll ever need with the ability to identify unknown callers and block unwanted calls. See names and photos of people who call, even if they aren’t saved in your phonebook. And know when friends are free to talk, m...

  • One touch expenser One touch expenser

    One touch expenser

    Quix Inc.

    1016 ratings

    * Record your expenses with single touch * Keep forgetting to record your expenses every time? One touch expenser can help you. Simply tap the one touch button to indicate an expense. Or snap a photo about the expense. The app will take care of...

  • Mobile Security & Antivirus Mobile Security & Antivirus

    Mobile Security & Antivirus

    Avast Software

    4527831 ratings

    Protect yourself against viruses and malware that cause popups and unwanted ads with Avast Mobile Security, the world’s most trusted free antivirus app for Android. Get alerted when you install spyware and adware apps that violate your privacy by s...

  • Nova Launcher Nova Launcher

    Nova Launcher

    TeslaCoil Software

    909959 ratings

    The highly customizable, performance driven, home screen Accept no substitutes! Nova Launcher is the top launcher for modern Android, embracing full Material Design throughout. Nova Launcher replaces your home screen with one you control and can...

  • TeslaUnread for Nova Launcher TeslaUnread for Nova Launcher

    TeslaUnread for Nova Launcher

    TeslaCoil Software

    57910 ratings

    TeslaUnread provides unread count badges for Nova Launcher Prime and WidgetLocker. It will not work with other desktops or lockscreens. Unread counts are natively supported for the most popular chat and email apps, such as Hangouts, Whatsapp and...

  • TEXT BLOCKER TEXT BLOCKER

    TEXT BLOCKER

    Reinwald Warapen

    6467 ratings

    ★★ Postman is Android 7.0 (Nougat) compatible!! ★★ Block SMS instantly!! It's FREE and is the only spam filter that works with any of your favorite messaging apps. Postman is a simple but very effective Spam Blocker for your Android phone. Once in...

  • My Data Manager - Data Usage My Data Manager - Data Usage

    My Data Manager - Data Usage

    Mobidia Technology

    218631 ratings

    My Data Manager is the best app to help you take control of your mobile data usage and save money on your monthly phone bill. Over 11.5 million users have downloaded My Data Manager. Use My Data Manager every day to track how much data you use and...

  • Skype - free IM & video calls Skype - free IM & video calls

    Skype - free IM & video calls

    Skype

    9397285 ratings

    Skype keeps the world talking. Say “hello” with an instant message, voice or video call—all for free, no matter what device they use Skype on. • Talk face to face with a video call. • New group video calls with up to 25 people. • Free voice calls...

  • SMS Backup + SMS Backup +

    SMS Backup +

    Jan Berkel

    56639 ratings

    Automatically backup SMS, MMS and call log entries using a separate label in Gmail / Google Calendar. It is also possible to restore SMS and call log entries back to the phone (MMS not supported yet). Remember to enable IMAP in Gmail. Please note...

  • WhatsApp Messenger WhatsApp Messenger

    WhatsApp Messenger

    WhatsApp Inc.

    47636368 ratings

    WhatsApp Messenger is a FREE messaging app available for Android and other smartphones. WhatsApp uses your phone's Internet connection (4G/3G/2G/EDGE or Wi-Fi, as available) to let you message and call friends and family. Switch from SMS to...

  • QuickPic Gallery QuickPic Gallery

    QuickPic Gallery

    Cheetah Mobile Cloud (NYSE:CMCM)

    698381 ratings

    Fast, light and modern! Loved by over 10 million users, with an overall rating of 4.6, QuickPic is ideally the best alternative gallery app designed for managing your beloved photos. It’s significantly smaller than other gallery apps, but packs m...

  • Chrome Browser - Google Chrome Browser - Google

    Chrome Browser - Google

    Google Inc.

    6295541 ratings

    Browse fast on your Android phone and tablet with the Google Chrome browser you love on desktop. Pick up where you left off on your other devices with tab sync, search by voice, and save up to 50% of data usage while browsing. • Sync Across D...

  • MX Player MX Player

    MX Player

    J2 Interactive

    4018397 ratings

    Powerful video player with advanced hardware acceleration and subtitle support. a) HARDWARE ACCELERATION - Hardware acceleration can be applied to more videos with the help of new HW+ decoder. b) MULTI-CORE DECODING - MX Player is the first...

  • Barcode Scanner Barcode Scanner

    Barcode Scanner

    ZXing Team

    782819 ratings

    Scan barcodes on products, or Data Matrix and QR Codes containing URLs, contact info, etc. Almost every question and negative review comment is addressed by one of the following. Please save everyone time by reading these first: Nobody is...

  • GO Weather Forecast & Widgets GO Weather Forecast & Widgets

    GO Weather Forecast & Widgets

    GO Dev Team X

    1281301 ratings

    GO Weather Widget & Wallpaper, over 50 million users' choice, provides accurate current & future weather info, beautiful widgets & live wallpapers. Features of GO Weather Widget & Wallpaper ►Weather & Clock Widgets: Easily check the current & f...

  • Playboard Best App&Game Review Playboard Best App&Game Review

    Playboard Best App&Game Review

    42matters AG

    8736 ratings

    Playboard is a free app that helps you find what to download. Did you know there are thousands of awesome apps and addictive games you're missing out on, right now? Yes, really. That's because the app store only shows what everyone already know...

  • Sticky Note Sticky Note

    Sticky Note

    Bratag

    12329 ratings

    Add a small sticky note widget to your desktop. Tap to view Note, tap again to dismiss Long press open note near pin to edit This is a widget, not an app, a widget You access it via the widget menu

  • Polaris Office 4.0 Polaris Office 4.0

    Polaris Office 4.0

    POLARIS OFFICE Corp.

    971 ratings

    Polaris® Office is the easiest and strongest office products designed for mobile devices. Anytime, anywhere, you can easily use various kinds of documents such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe PDF, with only several tabs, and organize...

  • feedly: your work newsfeed feedly: your work newsfeed

    feedly: your work newsfeed

    Feedly Team

    277012 ratings

    A single place to easily read all the news you rely on to think, learn, and keep ahead. Feedly lets you organize all your favorite publications, podcasts and YouTube channels into collections and receive updates when new stories and videos are...

  • Adobe AIR Adobe AIR

    Adobe AIR

    Adobe

    1021508 ratings

    Adobe’s AIR technology has made it possible for developers around the world to create some of the most stunning apps and mobile games available today. Adobe AIR is one of the most powerful runtime environments, with over 100 million installations o...

  • Addons Detector Addons Detector

    Addons Detector

    denper

    6915 ratings

    Addons Detector detects addons used by your installed applications. It has all the tools to find push notification ads and icon ads. If you are looking for the app that uses AirPush or other push notifications, you can easily find the app and...

  • SwiftKey Keyboard SwiftKey Keyboard

    SwiftKey Keyboard

    SwiftKey

    2108943 ratings

    NEW: All themes are now completely free! Upgrade your phone’s keyboard to SwiftKey Keyboard for free - and get more done without fussing over typos. Join over 250 million people worldwide who use SwiftKey Keyboard for hassle-free typing. SwiftKey K...

  • Google Keep Google Keep

    Google Keep

    Google Inc.

    567375 ratings

    Quickly capture what’s on your mind and get a reminder later at the right place or time. Speak a voice memo on the go and have it automatically transcribed. Grab a photo of a poster, receipt or document and easily organize or find it later in s...

  • BlackTransparent system widget BlackTransparent system widget

    BlackTransparent system widget

    GO Dev Team X

    4012 ratings

    BlackTransparent Style widget, supports 4*1, 4*2, 2*1 sizes. It delivers the most accurate weather information from anywhere at any time. GO Weather EX - To Be Your Best Weather Prophet Forever! ◆How to apply the theme? 1. Make sure you have i...

  • Dictionary - Merriam-Webster Dictionary - Merriam-Webster

    Dictionary - Merriam-Webster

    Merriam-Webster Inc.

    372682 ratings

    Get America’s most useful and respected dictionary, optimized for your Android device. This is the best Android app for English language reference, education, and vocabulary building. And now we’ve added new word games! It’s never been more fun to le...

  • File Expert - file manager File Expert - file manager

    File Expert - file manager

    GMobile Apps

    91966 ratings

    File Expert file manager / file explorer can fully access and manage files on various locations in sdcard, external sdcard, cloud services, SMB, FTP, WebDAV, HTTP, NAS, USB OTG and system internal flash if working on a rooted phone. You can browse...

  • Clean Master (Boost&Antivirus) Clean Master (Boost&Antivirus)

    Clean Master (Boost&Antivirus)

    Cheetah Mobile

    37004225 ratings

    The most trusted and safe Android optimizer, junk file cleaner, speed booster, battery saver and free anti-virus app with over 740 million mobiles. Clean Master(Boost & AppLock) helps accelerate Ram and clean up junk and cache files! Clean Mas...

  • YouTube YouTube

    YouTube

    Google Inc.

    14127880 ratings

    Get the official YouTube app for Android phones and tablets. See what the world is watching -- from the hottest music videos to what’s trending in gaming, entertainment, news, and more. Subscribe to channels you love, share with friends, and watch o...