Download Android Apps - Best Software & Apps

  • Nox APP Player

    5.2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Nox APP Player brings Android apps to your desktop

    7
    358 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
  • CCleaner

    5.35.0.6210

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Clean your PC in real-time

    7
    2533 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to use, Junk file removal, Correcting registry errors, Advanced tools, Free space cleaner
    • CONS:Few configuration options
  • BlueStacks App Player

    v3.50.56

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An App to Bring your Android Apps to PC

    7
    18498 votes
    • PROS:Seamless emulation, Numerous advantages of viewing on a computer screen, Easy to use
    • CONS:Will only offer Android based apps
  • Google Play

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Access your library of media from you browser

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS:Multi-platform access, Free to download,
    • CONS:Not available on other browsers, Poor integration on Chromebooks
  • Leapdroid

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Use Android apps on your PC with Leapdroid

    7
    137 votes
    • PROS:Simple installation and setup, Handy features for gamers, Runs smoothly and stably
    • CONS:A small number of apps are unsupported
  • Samsung USB Driver for Mobile Phones

    1.5.51.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Drivers to help you develop Android apps and test them with Samsung devices

    6
    232 votes
    • Android Nougat

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Take a big bite out of Google's Android Nougat

      9
      6 votes
      • PROS:Fast efficient switching between apps, Better control over the UI's appearance and size, More organized notifications, Easy one-tap Data Saving
      • CONS:Limited availability
    • Andy OS

      0.44

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Experience the magic of Android on your PC!

      6
      687 votes
      • PROS:Offers the full Android interface, Lets you use your phone as a remote control, Supports push notifications, Customizable, App syncs with your mobile device
      • CONS:We experienced some glitches , Doesn't preload with Android KitKat
    • YouWave

      3.30

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Install and run Android apps on your PC

      7
      1235 votes
      • PROS:Test Android apps on your PC, Perfectly emulates the Android interface, Offers a virtual SD card
      • CONS:Not all applications are compatible with it, Some stability issues
    • Power Clean

      2.8.7.18

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Free Android cleaner and optimizer

      8
      28 votes
      • PROS:Lightweight and fast, Attractive user interface, Effective junk file and memory cleaning, Lets you check status of your device, Apps manager for third-party and pre-installed apps
      • CONS:Light on security features, No widget
    • SnapPea

      Beta 2.31.0.1922

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Android

      Manage your Android phone on your PC

      7
      125 votes
      • PROS:Installs SnapPea for Android on your phone if requested, Simple, easy to use interface, Browse Google Pplay and other sites from the app, Read and respond to texts, Bulk install/uninstall apps, Imports music from iTunes
      • CONS:Can't customize sites in sidebar, Pushes 3rd party app store, No media player, No complete device backup feature
    • WP Launcher (Launcher 8)

      3.3.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      If you want a Window Phone filled with Android apps, this could be the answer

      8
      16 votes
      • PROS:Transforms your Android interface , Mimics the attractive Windows Phone interface well, Makes you appreciate WP more
      • CONS:Apps prove inconsistent with interface, Crashes from time to time, Fiddly at times (like the WP interface)
    • Nova Launcher

      4.3.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Add a personal touch to Android with an extremely effective launcher

      8
      29 votes
      • PROS:Lots of options, Very fast and responsive, Easy and effective organization of apps and files
      • CONS:Takes time to learn all the options, Occasional loading times on startup
    • DH Texas Poker

      1.9.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      One of the best poker apps available for Android

      8
      49 votes
      • PROS:Online multiplayer games, Create private rooms, Looks good for a game of its type, Good tutorial
      • CONS:None so far
    • Firefox Aurora

      a2 26.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows
      Mac

      Try the latest pre-beta build of Firefox for Android

      5
      7 votes
      • PROS:Beautiful interface, Syncs all of your settings and apps, Preview of the Firefox Marketplace
      • CONS:Laggy performance, Buggy, Limited app selection
    • Videos X Hub

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free app for Android‚ by Gr8 Apps

      -
      No votes yet
      • DJ Songs Mixer

        1.3

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        A free program for android, by Folga Apps

        -
        No votes yet
        • AppBrain App Market

          9.6

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          An alternative to Android Market

          7
          20 votes
          • PROS:Make your apps profitable, Access to detailed valuable statistics and more
          • CONS:Alternative services offer better programs, The AppBrain app is not as user friendly as the main site
        • Ares Musica MusicBuddy PRO

          2.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          A free program for android, by Stanka Apps

          -
          No votes yet
          • Android Wear

            1.1.1.1956917

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android
            iPhone

            The control panel for Android Wear

            -
            No votes yet
            • PROS:Control notification settings, Link to Android Wear compatible apps on Google Plat Store, Lists possible voice command options
            • CONS:Only used to control settings, Not much use after first setup
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