DG's Top Android Applications

Android Channel

I personally check out, install, try and do a quick-review on each of the apps I'm going to feature in this channel. This means you either will see a list of 5-stars apps, or a list of THE best apps available. With that said, it's all MY personal opinion. Feel free to disagree (Apps are not in any particular order).

Apps inside
81% apps reviewed
  • doubleTwist Music Player, Sync doubleTwist Music Player, Sync

    doubleTwist Music Player, Sync

    doubleTwist ™

    170855 ratings

    Every Android phone shipped out has a built-in media player already, either the default Google Play Music, or something else, depending on the phone manufacturer. For example, Sony Android phones would have the Walkman App. So what's the point of...

  • Screen Filter Screen Filter

    Screen Filter

    haxor industry

    118656 ratings

    This app has a very straightforward and particular use - to dim your screen much further than the built-in brightness setting in your phone. The result? Just right brightness and enough battery life to last the whole day. IMPORTANT app.

  • 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...

  • Chrome Browser - Google Chrome Browser - Google

    Chrome Browser - Google

    Google Inc.

    6283497 ratings

    If you haven't been using Google Chrome already on your Windows PC or Mac, then I really don't know what to say. For those who do, however, you'd know how good Chrome is. And you'd also want Chrome to take care of your browsing from your phone. This...

  • Google Translate Google Translate

    Google Translate

    Google Inc.

    4577611 ratings

    • Translate between 103 languages by typing • Tap to Translate: Copy text in any app and your translation pops up • Offline: Translate 52 languages when you have no Internet • Instant camera translation: Use your camera to translate text instant...

  • Pocket Pocket


    Read It Later

    247688 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...

  • Pinterest Pinterest



    2458167 ratings

    Pinterest is the world’s catalog of ideas. Find and save recipes, parenting hacks, style inspiration and other ideas to try! Just some of the things you can do with Pinterest: • Find everyday ideas you love—what to make for dinner, what to put on yo...

  • JotterPad - Writer JotterPad - Writer

    JotterPad - Writer

    Two App Studio Pte. Ltd.

    29270 ratings

    JotterPad — Writer is a minimalistic writing app for the creative writers. It is perfect for writing novel, lyrics, poems, essay, draft and screenplay. The clean typing interface allows you to focus on writing, shaping your thoughts into text. Go a...

  • Brave Frontier Brave Frontier

    Brave Frontier

    gumi Inc.

    677020 ratings

    I'm not a fan of mobile-gaming. It has tricky touch gestures / controls that doesn't allow the same movement you can do with your console controllers or keyboard-and-mouse. It eats lots of battery, and without my phone I'm stuck in a period of...

  • Flyne. The Offline Reader. Flyne. The Offline Reader.

    Flyne. The Offline Reader.

    Joaquim Verges

    2577 ratings

    There are A LOT of RSS Readers out there. And ever since Google Reader died, a lot more came out to make use of the hole. But which is the best? Sorry but, I don't have the answer. I use whichever app I find easiest to use, without much hassle, and...

  • Foursquare City Guide Foursquare City Guide

    Foursquare City Guide


    470373 ratings

    Foursquare City Guide will lead you to the perfect spot -- anywhere in the world. Get helpful, positive tips from our trusted global community and keep track of where you you've been and where you want to go, all in one place. Looking to check in...

  • Dropbox Dropbox


    Dropbox, Inc.

    1610239 ratings

    I don't know what you use your phone for, it could be entertainment, work, or even showing off. But one thing I do know for sure is it would be very, very useful to have your files (important ones, especially), available in both (or all) your...

  • Newton Mail - Email & Calendar Newton Mail - Email & Calendar

    Newton Mail - Email & Calendar

    CloudMagic, Inc.

    120797 ratings

    Most Android phones, including my Sony Xperia Z, comes with 2 E-mail apps preloaded; Gmail and Email (for the rest of us). This simply means that there usually won't be a need to install yet another app to manage your never-ending electronic mails....

  • Blur Free Blur Free

    Blur Free


    8365 ratings

    Blur is a very straightforward app that stays true to its name. It blurs the image of your choice. In the current design trend, a blurred image as a background would make your smartphone look so much more beautiful, and Blur does just that. So...

  • Between - Private Couples App Between - Private Couples App

    Between - Private Couples App


    326068 ratings

    I've tried almost all apps for couples available in the Google Play Store (you name one I haven't and I'll do so right away), and I have to give an applause to the team behind Between app. You get private chat, photo albums (favoriting and...




    477685 ratings

    For a long time, I wondered why a lot of beautiful posts in Instagram were loaded with #vscocam. Not long after its release in Android, I find myself posting each of my pictures with the same hashtag. But why? VSCO Cam gives you access to VERY...