Download Google - Best Software & Apps

  • Google Play

    (ex Android Market) 5.9.12

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows

    Get Android apps, games, and more from Google's official store

    7
    17335 votes
    • PROS: Search by keyword or category, Automatic app updates, Attractive design, Lots of content
    • CONS: App selection can feel overwhelming at times
  • Google Chrome

    69.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    The quickest, smartest browser

    8
    42199 votes
    • PROS: Thousand of extensions and themes, Exceptional performance, Incognito mode, Translation and integrated PDF reader, Data synchronization, Privacy management
    • CONS: Sometimes passwords are not imported, Some pages look bad, Only block 10% of malware
  • Google Input Tools for Windows

    3.0.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Online Software to Write in Various Languages

    7
    1713 votes
    • PROS: Google Input Tools is free to use and no download is necessary., Users can choose from well over 50 international languages.
    • CONS: More advanced editing options such as checking for spelling errors are not available., There is no translation service; the user will have to already be familiar with the language.
  • Google Chrome (64-bit)

    1.3.33.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The quickest, smartest browser

    7
    15920 votes
    • PROS: Thousand of extensions and themes, Exceptional performance, Incognito mode, Translation and integrated PDF reader, Data synchronization, Privacy management
    • CONS: Sometimes passwords are not imported, Some pages look bad, Only block 10% of malware
  • Google Input Tools

    for Chrome 3.0.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Type in the Language of Your Choice with This Virtual Keyboard Extension

    8
    752 votes
    • PROS: Makes typing in other languages seamless, Available for multiple platforms, Free extension
    • CONS: May prevent normal text when active, Could be a bit buggy at times
  • Aptoide

    6.3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    The best free alternative to Google Play

    7
    2884 votes
    • PROS: Many applications, Customized stores, The rollback function, Free
    • CONS: No parental control, Less quality guarantee than in Google Play
  • Google Earth

    1.3.33.17

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Explore Earth (and beyond) from your computer for free

    8
    21334 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
  • Google Play Services

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Powerful Google service that enhances your app experience

    8
    1615 votes
    • PROS: Allows for improved app experiences, Saves you updating the Android OS often, Avoids problems of fragmentation of the OS, Without it Google services won't work!
    • CONS: Could drain your battery
  • Google Maps

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Web Apps
    Symbian
    Windows Phone

    An indispensable guide to the world

    7
    636 votes
    • PROS: Extremely easy to use, GPS navigation, 3D street view, Information about business and places of interest, Text and voice search
    • CONS: Can put a strain on memory and battery
  • Google Translate

    4.4.0.RC01

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Your pocket translator

    7
    377 votes
    • PROS: Translates from text, picture, voice, and SMS, 60 supported languages, Functions to translate offline, Good voice recognition, You can hear the pronunciation
    • CONS: The translations are not always perfect
  • Adblock

    for Google Chrome 3.4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Block ads in Google Chrome

    7
    1795 votes
    • PROS: Blocks almost everything, Blocks pre-ads in YouTube
    • CONS: May block some sites from working properly if not configured
  • Google Earth

    Pro 7.1.2.2041

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Discover the world with Google

    8
    2162 votes
    • PROS: Discover the world, Search any address
    • CONS: High bandwidth required, Can't use full app offline
  • Google Keyboard

    4.1.22063.1974169

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Google Keyboard

    8
    87 votes
    • PROS: Type search and share in one app, Multilingual function supports over 120 languages
    • CONS: Lacks customisation features, Some users dislike the one handed mode
  • Google Drive

    1.3.33.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Cloud storage and document support

    7
    864 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, 5 GB of free storage, Connects to Google account
    • CONS: Moderate learning curve, Paid storage a little more expensive than other services
  • Google Duo

    APK

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Simple and reliable one-on-one video calling between mobile devices

    9
    105 votes
    • PROS: The innovative knock knock feature allows you to see who is calling before you answer, Extremely simple interface to use, Specialized to work specifically on your mobile phone or tablet so there's nothing you don't need and everything is directed to one purpose: making video calls
    • CONS: No voice only option, No compelling reason for IOS users to switch to Duo from Facetime for calling other iOS users, Both users need to have Duo installed to start the voice call
  • 1Mobile Market

    6.8.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Sort through the madness of the Google Play Store

    7
    652 votes
    • PROS: Apps separated by helpful categories, Curated apps, Minimal advertisements, Tells you what apps need to be updated
    • CONS: Some pages and apps don't display properly, Not all apps are still available in Google Play Store
  • Google Chrome

    1.3.33.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Popular free web browser

    7
    5071 votes
    • PROS: Free download, Superlative web browsing experience
    • CONS: Some privacy concerns, Occasional intensive RAM usage
  • Google Search for Windows 10

    1.1.1.37

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Set Google as your default search engine in Windows 8

    7
    295 votes
    • PROS: Quick search, Beautiful interface, Syncs your Google search history, Opens links within the application, Voice search, Portal to Google web apps, Replaces Bing as default search app
    • CONS: Lags sometimes, Cannot multitask with Google apps
  • Tez – A new payments app by Google

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Send and accept money fast in India

    9
    22 votes
    • PROS: Send and receive money fast, Safe and secure
    • CONS: Only for India, Limited audience
  • Google Handwriting Input

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Google's own handwriting recognition app for your Android

    7
    21 votes
    • PROS: Excellent handwriting recognition, Works with Emoji, Fun
    • CONS: Slower than a normal keyboard
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41.3.33.5159207.199535175879392Windows
5(ex Android Market) 5.9.12173357.047516584943737Android, Windows