Download Android - Best Software & Apps

  • VidMate

    3.6507

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone

    Multimedia Download Platform

    8
    35344 votes
    • PROS: Unlimited downloads from more than 1000+ websites, Free HD video download, Over 200 TV channel streaming, Faster downloading process
    • CONS: Too many services provide the same service, Requires stable Internet connection, Limited media format support, Downloading music and audio can be illegal for some places
  • WhatsApp Messenger

    2.19.69

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac

    Send free text, audio and video messages from your Android phone

    8
    38597 votes
    • PROS: Group chat with personalization options, End-to-end encryption, File sharing with up to 100 MB size, Support for syncing and Android Wear
    • CONS: Requires to be downloaded on other devices to enable communication, Data charges can be still applied, Communications in WhatsApp are shared, Lacks extra contents other than communication
  • Opera Browser

    57.0.3098.106

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    The free next-generation web browser

    8
    13979 votes
    • PROS: Simple and intuitive layout., Built-in instant messenger services like WhatsApp, Messenger and Telegram., Faster than previous versions., BitTorrent download support.
    • CONS: Requires medium to high hardware performance.
  • Adobe Reader

    2019.010.20069

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Adobe Reader 11: the essential PDF viewer

    7
    10598 votes
    • PROS: Increased security, Send files by e-mail, Sticky notes and highlight options, Full-screen reading, Accessibility options
    • CONS: Memory use
  • uTorrent

    3.5.5.45146

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Compact BitTorrent free client with expansive capabilities

    7
    46755 votes
    • PROS: Simple, easy to use interface, Handy connection test for faster set-up, Extensive torrent download information, Small footprint on drive space and system resources, Free
    • CONS: No built-in player, Limited search options
  • VLC media player

    3.0.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Simply the best free multi-format media player

    8
    44552 votes
    • PROS: Supports a wide range of formats, Good hotkey support, Easy to use, Very flexible and lightweight, Integration with web channel streaming services, Improved interface in version 3, More format support in version 3, Plays BluRay and HD, Completely free!
    • CONS: User interface is quite basic, User interface slicker in Mac version
  • UC Browser

    7.0.185.1002

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    A free low-powered web browser for PCs and mobile devices

    8
    12351 votes
    • PROS: It is a suitable browser for slower internet connections, The download manager is very easy to use, It has an advert-blocking function, It has tools that do not require a lot of CPU (Central Processing Unit) power
    • CONS: The notifications may become annoying if you use adult-orientated websites, It doesn't support dynamic web content as well as Google Chrome
  • Facebook

    211.0.0.43.112

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Official Facebook app for Android, connecting on the go

    8
    10378 votes
    • PROS: Easy to navigate, Allows user to upload photos directly from their phone, Other tabs are accessible from the news feed, Real-time notifications
    • CONS: Separate messaging, News feed are not chronologically arrange, Constant updates sometimes leave the users baffled, Catch-all drawer
  • Adobe Flash Player

    32.0.0.171

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    The Web's favorite video and animation player

    7
    18544 votes
    • PROS: Essential for viewing web content, Support for HD video
    • CONS: Occasional stability problems
  • MX Player

    1.10.47

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    One of the best free media players for Android

    8
    7591 votes
    • PROS: Plays almost any format, Multi-core decoding, Excellent subtitle support, All features unlocked in free version, Free
    • CONS: Some trial and error required
  • BlueStacks App Player

    4.60.20

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An App to Bring your Android Apps to PC for Free

    7
    36055 votes
    • PROS: Seamless emulation, Numerous advantages of viewing on a computer screen, Easy to use, Free, Available also for Mac
    • CONS: Will only offer Android based apps
  • Google Play Chrome Extension

    3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free access your library of media from your browser

    8
    8463 votes
    • PROS: Multi-platform access, Free to download, Completely free
    • CONS: Not available on other browsers, Poor integration on Chromebooks
  • Nox APP Player

    6.2.8.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Nox APP Player brings Android apps to your desktop for free

    8
    2504 votes
    • PROS: Simple interface makes this app easy to use, Intuitive keyboard mapping for app and game controls, Support for multiple control devices, Stable and reliable
    • CONS: Sluggish installation process
  • Google Earth

    7.3.2.5495

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Explore Earth (and beyond) from your computer for free

    8
    22285 votes
    • PROS: The easiest way to explore Earth, the sky, the Moon and even Mars, Impressive graphics engine, Different layers (pictures, routes, 3D buildings), Street View, Completely free
    • CONS: You need a good internet connection, Irregular content depending on the region
  • Video Star app for Android Advice VideoStar Maker

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Guide For Maximizing Video Star

    9
    2230 votes
    • PROS: Learn how to use Video Star, Created for beginners, Make captured footage look better, Boost popularity or presence online
    • CONS: Only a guide for Video Star, Cannot function like Video Star, An unofficial Video Star application, Users may eventually find new ways to maximize Video Star
  • Automatic Call Recorder

    5.53

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A Superior Way to Record Phone Calls on Android

    8
    185 votes
    • PROS: Complete call recording solution, No limits on the number of recordings, Cloud integration, Free trial available
    • CONS: Call recording may not work on some handsets, Recording quality could be inferior at times, No proper instructions file, Recordings may produce echo
  • PES 2012

    Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 1.0.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone

    Realistic, fun-to-play soccer sim for Android

    8
    14394 votes
    • PROS: Fluid gameplay, Three control systems, Lots of game modes, Online multiplayer and community features, Master League-style 'Super Challenge', Great graphics and animation
    • CONS: Lack of licensed teams and players, Occasional player animation glitches
  • Vigo Video

    5.8.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Social Gathering of Fun People

    8
    483 votes
    • PROS: Share daily activities, Become recognized worldwide, Record 15 seconds of fun clips, Showcase artistic creativity
    • CONS: Requires parental supervision, Spending too much hours of browsing, Clickbait-ish contents, May promote short attention span
  • Leapdroid

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Use Android apps on your PC with Leapdroid

    8
    1156 votes
    • PROS: Simple installation and setup, Handy features for gamers, Runs smoothly and stably
    • CONS: A small number of apps are unsupported
  • Apex Launcher

    4.5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Use a different Android launcher

    9
    243 votes
    • PROS: Lots of options
    • CONS: Slightly high learning curve
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