Android : User Rated Apps

Maximise your Google Android phone with the best Android apps reviewed and ready for download.

1
The Guardian Anywhere

The Guardian Anywhere

Forget the Guardian website, this app allows you to read the paper’s content offline and in your own time.

4
6

FREE

2
Jewellust

Jewellust

Match up the coloured jewels and collect all the mosaic pieces to be become king of Egypt

4
6

£2.00

3
Fruit Slice

Fruit Slice

Copycat game does well to ape the original

4
4

FREE

4
Racing Moto

Racing Moto

Feel the need for speed? Then this is for you

3
4

FREE

5
Voodoo Control

Voodoo Control

An audio improvement tool for your Samsung Galaxy S that is definitely worth a download.

4
3

FREE

6
AG Newspapers UK Free

AG Newspapers UK Free

AG Newspapers UK gives you easy access to a huge pile of newspapers and magazines

4
3

FREE

7
Factbook

Factbook

Factbook puts information from the CIA’s World Factbook at your fingertips.

4
3

£1.87

8
Read It Later Pro

Read It Later Pro

Read the web offline with this innovative app

4
3

£0.61

9
anMoney Personal Finance

anMoney Personal Finance

Stay on top of your finances with this comprehensive and user-friendly money management app

5
3

£6.25

10
Live Holdem Poker Pro

Live Holdem Poker Pro

The number one poker place, po-ok-er pla-ce

4
3

FREE

11
Basic Instructions

Basic Instructions

Keep up with all of Scott Meyer’s Basic Instructions comics.

4
3

£1.24

12
Instant Heart Rate

Instant Heart Rate

Measure your heart rate in an, erm, instant

4
3

FREE

13
Samsung Smart View

Samsung Smart View

Turn your Samsung Galaxy S2 into a TV

4
3

FREE

14
Bubble Burst 2

Bubble Burst 2

Burst as many bubbles as you can in as few goes as possible

4
3

FREE

15
Smart Tools

Smart Tools

Measure for measure, the best tool-based app on the market

4
3

£1.60

16
Disney Wallpapers

Disney Wallpapers

Experience the magic of Disney and gain access to wallpapers of all your favourite characters

3
3

FREE

17
Yoo Ninja!

Yoo Ninja!

One-touch running game with added ninja action

4
3

FREE

18
Tablet Keyboard

Tablet Keyboard

It’s a keyboard for your, er, tablet

4
3

FREE

19
Viber

Viber

Has the potential to save you a packet on phone calls and texts

5
3

FREE

20
Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph’s free news app bids for Android supremacy with a skinned reworking of the paper’s mobile website.

3
3

FREE

21
Zombieville USA

Zombieville USA

Kill all zombies dead – well, deader than they already are

4
3

£1.24

22
Armored Strike Online

Armored Strike Online

Take your troops into battle in this worm esq. 2D warfare game

3
3

£2.64

23
Sky Cloud

Sky Cloud

Impressive app to get you Wi-Fi on the go

5
3

FREE

24
Alchemy

Alchemy

Combine elements together to create different objects. The more combinations, the more you feel like a god

4
3

FREE

25
Magic Marker

Magic Marker

Decorate your touch screen with neon coloured imagery

2
3

FREE

26
GameFly

GameFly

The perfect partner for all your gaming needs.

5
3

FREE

27
Eurostar Trains

Eurostar Trains

Rail journeys have just got a little easier…

5
3

FREE

28
SwiftKey

SwiftKey

Speed up your texting, with this predictive text keyboard wunderkind

4
3

FREE

29
Advanced Task Killer

Advanced Task Killer

Turns off the apps which are drinking up too much of your phone’s battery juice

4
3

FREE

30
CoPilot Live Navigation Europe for Android

CoPilot Live Navigation Europe for Android

Turn your Android device into a fully fledged sat nav, complete with turn by turn navigation.

4
3

£50.43

31
Iris (alpha)
3
3

FREE

32
Marvel Comics

Marvel Comics

Marvel offers up a Marvel-ous app

4
3

FREE

33
New Star Soccer

New Star Soccer

We are sorry for telling you about this game – it will take over your life

5
3

£1.99

34
Contract Killer

Contract Killer

The ultimate game for contract killing.

4
3

FREE

35
Grand Theft Auto III

Grand Theft Auto III

Old-school GTA gets new school Android treatment

4
3

£3.19

36
The Art of Rap

The Art of Rap

Hip-hop you don’t stop, even when you are alone on the phone

3
3

FREE

37
Street View on Google Maps

Street View on Google Maps

Give Peg Man a new mobile home and invite Street View to your smartphone

4
3

FREE

38
Thrutu

Thrutu

Allows you to phone someone and still use your phone

4
3

FREE

39
Mixzing

Mixzing

Giving iTunes a deserved kicking…

5
3

FREE

40
Dante: The Inferno

Dante: The Inferno

Fun game, great premise… frustrating controls. Worth a download for interested gamers.

3
3

FREE

41
Magic Seaweed Surf Forecast

Magic Seaweed Surf Forecast

This app provides everything you need to know before heading down to the beach with your board.

3
3

FREE

42
Flick Kick Football

Flick Kick Football

Football kicks with this classic app.

3
3

£0.64

43
MiniNote

MiniNote

If you have a fondness of scribbling down random thoughts or things you need to do on random pieces of paper, MiniNote could be the app equivalent.

4
3

FREE

44
OI Shopping List

OI Shopping List

A simple service that allows you to write your shopping list on your phone, add prices then save those lists for future reference.

3
3

FREE

45
MoneyManager

MoneyManager

Organise your financial life, with the money app that takes all your ingoings and outgoings, and helps you see where you’re spending your cash.

4
3

FREE

46
Proximitips

Proximitips

Localised content for local people

3
3

FREE

47
Spider-Man Running

Spider-Man Running

Great physics game – even if it has nothing to do with the webbed wonder

4
3

FREE

48
Xbox SmartGlass

Xbox SmartGlass

Second screen experience makes an impressive debut, but is crying out for more game compatibility

4
3

FREE

49
Runtastic GPS Coach

Runtastic GPS Coach

This fitness app tracks you via your phone’s GPS and gives you the complete rundown (ha!) on your workout.

5
3

FREE

50
Sleep Talk Recorder

Sleep Talk Recorder

Do you talk and sleep? Then this may well be for you

3
3

FREE

51
Football Manager Handheld 2013

Football Manager Handheld 2013

All that’s missing is a sheepskin coat

4
3

£6.99

52
BBC News

BBC News

Feed all the latest BBC News headlines to your Android device, in an easy to access service.

4
3

FREE

53
The Sunday Times

The Sunday Times

Spin-off app is decent enough if you don’t mid a wait

3
3

FREE

54
Need For Speed: Most Wanted

Need For Speed: Most Wanted

Is there really another need for speed?

3
3

£4.79

55
Nocs

Nocs

Simple but excellent configuration app for your Nocs headphones

5
3

FREE

56
JetPack Joyride
4
3

FREE

57
Good Reads

Good Reads

An app dedicated to reading books, not Reading the place

5
3

FREE

58
Temple Run: Brave

Temple Run: Brave

Brave to release the same game with just a tiny twist

3
3

£0.63

59
British Library: Treasures

British Library: Treasures

Hoards of information from one of the most respected institutions in the world

3
3

FREE

60
Isle of Wight Festival 2012

Isle of Wight Festival 2012

Your guide to all the island’s festivities

4
3

FREE

61
Slice It!

Slice It!

Use your finger to slice objects the right way

4
3

FREE

62
Barcode Scanner

Barcode Scanner

A simple to use application that allows you to scan a barcode and search for better deals online.

3
3

FREE

63
Foursquare

Foursquare

An app for the socially active, Foursquare rates by how often you check-in and out of specific local venues.

5
3

FREE

64
Wikipedia Encyclopedia

Wikipedia Encyclopedia

Ultimate reference guide and pedant magnet

3
3

FREE

65
NHS Direct

NHS Direct

Doctor, doctor, I’ve got a strange case of appi-ness

3
3

FREE

66
Kids Shape Puzzle

Kids Shape Puzzle

Pre-school kiddy fun that helps kids learn about shapes and puzzles

3
3

£1.80

67
Firefox for Android beta

Firefox for Android beta

Foxy – you bet, welcome to mobile browsing of the future

5
3

FREE

68
Ultimate Guitar Tabs

Ultimate Guitar Tabs

A polished guitar app with access to around 300,000 tabs

4
3

£1.85

69
GT Racing: Motor Academy Free+
3
3

FREE

70
Burn The Rope

Burn The Rope

Porno for pyros – a physics game that will turn you flaming mental

4
3

FREE

71
Amazon App

Amazon App

Purchase content from the e-tailer straight from your phone

3
3

FREE

72
RAC Traffic

RAC Traffic

Constantly updated app which gives you traffic information via Google Maps, helping you to plan your journey easier.

5
3

FREE

73
Amazing Spider-Man

Amazing Spider-Man

Not-as-amazing-as-you-would-like Spider-Man more like

3
3

£4.99

74
I Journal

I Journal

Chart your day to day activities to boost positivity

3
3

FREE

75
The Times

The Times

Not perfect but one of the best paper apps for tablets

3
3

FREE

76
Plink Art

Plink Art

If you can’t tell you Da Vinci’s from your Rembrandt’s then Plink Art, the visual search engine, is for you

3
3

FREE

77
Headspace

Headspace

Meditation app seeks open-minded individuals.

4
3

FREE

78
3001 Wisdom Quotes

3001 Wisdom Quotes

Your go-to app for instant enlightenment.

4
3

FREE

79
Launcher Pro

Launcher Pro

Change the look and feel of your Android UI in super-quick time

4
3

FREE

80
Men’s Health Workouts

Men’s Health Workouts

Men’s Health Workouts puts the power of the world’s largest men’s magazine in your hand.

5
3

£1.26

81
Google Earth

Google Earth

The whole planet in the palm of your hand

4
3

FREE

82
Graphic.ly Comics

Graphic.ly Comics

Comic book reader has potential, but not quite there

3
3

FREE

83
The Cat in the Hat – Dr. Seuss

The Cat in the Hat – Dr. Seuss

A really interactive take on ‘The Cat in the Hat’

5
3

£2.40

84
GetGlue

GetGlue

Check out TV shows and more and check in with this app

4
3

FREE

85
New Scientist

New Scientist

Get mobile access to everything on the New Scientist website via this app.

3
3

FREE

86
Restaurant Story

Restaurant Story

Run your own restaurant! Addictive and well put together, but will only last you so long unless you’re willing to pour some real money into it.

3
3

FREE

87
Weather Bug

Weather Bug

Want to know what’s happening with the weather all over the world? Weather Bug gives you detailed accounts of all things climate-based.

4
3

FREE

88
V Festival 2012

V Festival 2012

Perfect app to help you when you are in Virgin territory

4
3

FREE

89
Paper Toss

Paper Toss

Test your aim with one of the original app time wasters

3
3

FREE

90
Memory Booster

Memory Booster

Thanks for (freeing up) the memories

4
3

FREE

91
Adobe Photoshop Express

Adobe Photoshop Express

The ultimate phone-photo pimping app

5
3

FREE

92
TomTom for Android

TomTom for Android

The seminal satnav provider has been a long time coming to Android – was it worth the wait?

5
3

£30.99

93
Augmented Views 2.0

Augmented Views 2.0

Augmented reality app that delivers traffic alerts and speed camera warnings to help you avoid delays and stay fine free on your car journey.

3
3

FREE

94
Max Payne Mobile
4
3

£2.30

95
Pure Messenger

Pure Messenger

The place where all your email and social-networking messages to collide and have a party.

3
3

£0.65

96
Fancy

Fancy

A Pinterest-alike app – Fancy that?

4
3

FREE

97
Lookout Mobile Security

Lookout Mobile Security

Seeking to protect all of your most prized smartphone belongings, Lookout Mobile Security is another app hoping to provide the entire security experience.

5
3

FREE

98
SafeWallet

SafeWallet

SafeWallet encrypts your most valuable codes and documents, keeping them safe from prying eyes.

4
3

£2.44

99
Darts 3D

Darts 3D

Decent enough game to make sure you don’t just end up with your BFH

3
3

FREE

100
Flying Penguins

Flying Penguins

Don’t believe the hype, penguins can’t fly

2
3

FREE

101
100 Rooms

100 Rooms

Brain teaser will have you hooked

4
3

FREE

102
Choice of Broadsides

Choice of Broadsides

Though fairly basic graphically, this enjoyable adventure novel come video-game has plenty of replayability.

3
3

FREE

103
Hungry Shark

Hungry Shark

You’re a famished shark and your goal is simply to eat people!

5
3

£1.85

104
Riptide GP

Riptide GP

Like Wipeout? Then you will feel at home with this game

4
3

£1.49

105
Moron Test

Moron Test

What’s this? It’s a test for morons, stupid?

3
3

£0.61

106
Bad Piggies

Bad Piggies

Prequel that tries its best to flip the bird

4
3

FREE

107
Amazing Alex

Amazing Alex

Rovio finally goes beyond those Angry Birds

4
3

£0.64

108
The British Monarchy

The British Monarchy

Everything you ever needed to know about the British Royal Family.

2
3

FREE

109
Official EURO 2012 app

Official EURO 2012 app

Get your Euro 2012 plans in order whether you are home or away

3
3

FREE

110
Granny Smith

Granny Smith

How do you like them Apples?

5
3

£0.83

111
2 Player reactor

2 Player reactor

A simple reaction game that takes two to tango

2
3

FREE

112
PhotoFunia

PhotoFunia

Add effects to your photos with this easy to use app.

3
2

FREE

113
Jobcentre Plus

Jobcentre Plus

Job-hunting made easy with this innovative, easy to use app

2
2

FREE

114
Pumpkins vs Monsters

Pumpkins vs Monsters

Simple control, flick the pumpkin, attack monster! Very addictive Halloween game!

4
2

FREE

115
AudioManager Pro

AudioManager Pro

Makes sound management easy, but doesn’t supply a wealth of features and struggles to justify the ‘Pro’ moniker.

3
2

£1.99

116
Sim City Deluxe

Sim City Deluxe

Welcome to the city of Sim…

3
2

£3.18

117
National Rail Enquiries
3
2

FREE

118
Enjoy World Cup

Enjoy World Cup

Your one-stop shop for all things World Cup 2010, including a countdown, match schedule, stats and a forum.

3
2

FREE

119
Star Blitz

Star Blitz

It’s a free shoot em up that comes at a price

3
2

FREE

120
Refraction

Refraction

It’s all about fricking laser beams

4
2

£1.86

121
Pitfall

Pitfall

Temple re-run, just like in the old days

4
2

FREE

122
StayHIP

StayHIP

An app which seeks out the coolest hotel haunts so that you can mingle with the trendies

3
2

FREE

123
Marvel Superheroes

Marvel Superheroes

Want all the info on your favourite comic creations? Then look elsewhere.

1
2

£0.93

124
Gmail

Gmail

Google mail app for Android – does everything you would expect and does it well.

5
2

FREE

125
In The Kitchen: Recipes, Chefs

In The Kitchen: Recipes, Chefs

All your favourite recipes from all your favourite chefs.

3
2

£1.26

126
QuickPic

QuickPic

This picture gallery makes sorting your photos a doddle. Just don’t expect it to do much else.

4
2

FREE

127
News Republic

News Republic

News Reader to give you your topical story fix

4
2

FREE

128
Official eBay Android App

Official eBay Android App

Bid for goods straight from your phone, check you have won that all-important thing you probably don’t need.

4
2

FREE

129
Vaulty Free Hide Pictures

Vaulty Free Hide Pictures

If you’ve got pictures that you don’t want people to see, then you need this

4
2

FREE

130
Vignette

Vignette

Pimp out your pictures with mountains of effects

4
2

£2.49

131
Taptu

Taptu

News aggregation just got that little bit more exciting

5
2

FREE

132
iBasket

iBasket

Simple but entertaining basketball game for Android.

4
2

FREE

133
Blast Monkeys

Blast Monkeys

Monkey-based puzzler that’s a bit of a blast

4
2

FREE

134
BeebPlayer

BeebPlayer

Brings the BBC iPlayer to your Android phone. It’s unofficial but it’s all in the best possible taste

3
2

FREE

135
mVideo Player

mVideo Player

The most malleable video player yet to hit Android

4
2

FREE

136
Aurasma Lite

Aurasma Lite

Aurasma brings static images to life, via the magic of augmented reality

4
2

FREE

137
British Airways

British Airways

Updated app, offers boarding pass access and more

4
2

FREE

138
Replica Island

Replica Island

There’s a mysterious power source on an island and your job is to find out where it is.

5
2

FREE

139
Bluetooth File Transfer

Bluetooth File Transfer

Funnily enough, this app is dedicated to Bluetooth file transfers. It does the job pretty well, but a few frustrations may take the smile off your face.

4
2

FREE

140
Car Conductor: Traffic Control

Car Conductor: Traffic Control

And the winner for the most uninspiring game title goes to…

3
2

FREE

141
RealPlayer® Beta
3
2

FREE

142
Vevo

Vevo

Your portal to thousands of music videos on your phone

4
2

FREE

143
Football Manager 2012

Football Manager 2012

Addictive as it gets – welcome to your new best friend

5
2

£6.99

144
BoxFaceStacker

BoxFaceStacker

Stack the boxes and keep the faces happy or there will be trouble.

3
2

FREE

145
Chord! (Guitar chord finder)

Chord! (Guitar chord finder)

Perfect partner to the musical learner of genius.

5
2

£1.75

146
Audubon Birds – A Field Guide

Audubon Birds – A Field Guide

The app is a dream for twitchers who want to know what birds are in their back garden.

4
2

£3.11

147
Scramble With Friends

Scramble With Friends

Yet another word game from the Zynga bus

3
2

FREE

148
12 Calculators You Need

12 Calculators You Need

Making maths problems a thing of the past, this app puts a dozen calculators for loans, tips, mortgages and a whole lot more in your pocket.

3
2

£0.66

149
Vintage Comics Droid
4
2

FREE

150
Ted
5
2

FREE

151
Where’s My Water

Where’s My Water

Complex puzzler will have you hooked

4
2

£0.64

152
we7 Radio Plus

we7 Radio Plus

Streaming music service that won’t bite into your data allowance

4
2

FREE

153
Kids Paint Free

Kids Paint Free

A fun virtual finger painting app that’ll put a smile on the faces of both kids and adults alike

4
2

FREE

154
Fat Booth

Fat Booth

Does my bum look big in this? Nope, but your face does

4
2

FREE

155
Cardio Trainer

Cardio Trainer

Whether you are a runner, swimmer, or are in a kayak, Cardio Trainer charts your journey to physical perfection.

5
2

FREE

156
Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor

An app to advise you on trips

3
2

FREE

157
Diversion

Diversion

A huge, sprawling game that will have you jumping for joy

4
2

FREE

158
Music Beta

Music Beta

Official Android player for Music Beta by Google. The Music application features a redesigned UI and now supports Music Beta by Google.

3
2

FREE

159
Express News

Express News

Taking feeds from the Associated Press, Express News brings you all the top stories in real time.

4
2

FREE

160
SFCave

SFCave

If you like the idea of pre-Spectrum ZX-style games on a mobile touchscreen then you’ll have hit the jackpot here with SF Cave, which follows the old avoid the parameters to progress model.

2
2

FREE

161
Plume

Plume

A viable and stylish alternative to the official Twitter app for Android.

4
2

FREE

162
Avengers: Iron Man – MKVII

Avengers: Iron Man – MKVII

Glimpse into the future of comics of rusty response to new tech?

3
2

FREE

163
ES Security Manager

ES Security Manager

ES Security Manager is fairly basic, but nonetheless is a very useful free app for protecting your Android smartphone.

4
2

FREE

164
Temple Run
5
2

FREE

165
How to Tie a Tie

How to Tie a Tie

Neck wear got you in a twist? This app will help.

3
2

FREE

166
Go SMS Pro

Go SMS Pro

Fully customizable messaging app with a range of fantastic features.

5
2

FREE

167
Drag Racing

Drag Racing

Car racing doesn’t get better than this

4
2

FREE

168
BrainGoal! Pro

BrainGoal! Pro

Pitting your brain against maths, BrainGoal! Pro hits you with logic questions that you need to complete in an allotted time.

3
2

£0.99

169
Tank Recon 3D

Tank Recon 3D

Tank Recon 3D gives you a Tank, and lets you roam free blowing up whatever you see. Quite simply living the dream.

5
2

£1.85

170
Tweetdeck for Android (beta)
4
2

FREE

171
Guns’n'Glory

Guns’n'Glory

A beautiful little wild west shooter that’s worth every penny

5
2

£2.54

172
Cut The Rope

Cut The Rope

Cut The Rope has taken far too long to get on the Android Market. After watching those with an iOS device feast on the game for so long, and now that the Amazon Appstore no longer has exclusivity, it’s a massive relief that the game is available to the Android masses.

5
2

£0.62

173
Sky News

Sky News

Bite-sized chunks of the news, complete with video and Sky News comment

4
2

FREE

174
WinAmp

WinAmp

The daddy of media players shows the rest how it’s done

4
2

FREE

175
Urban Futbol

Urban Futbol

Taking football to the street and volleying into the top window of ‘that’ annoying neighbour.

4
2

FREE

176
Shoot U!

Shoot U!

Shooting characters out of canon has never been so fun

5
2

FREE

177
iSyncr for PC (Mac version also available)

iSyncr for PC (Mac version also available)

Sync iTunes playlists, rate music and build playlists directly from your device.

4
2

£1.99

178
Pool Master Pro

Pool Master Pro

No.1 Pool game in Android market.

4
2

FREE

179
World Cup Trivia

World Cup Trivia

Test your footie brain with an app that quizzes you on World Cup knowledge

2
2

FREE

180
Truphone

Truphone

Phone people for free, through your phone’s Wi-Fi. That’s right – free, as in no cash, nada…

2
2

FREE

181
Notes

Notes

Create ransom notes on your Android device

3
2

FREE

182
Fonejacker

Fonejacker

Immaturity meets the app store, umm no thanks.

1
2

£0.82

183
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Answer questions, ask the audience or phone a friend and try your luck at winning the virtual million pound jackpot in this video game replica of the classic ITV game show.

4
2

£1.86

184
Skobbler GPS Navigation

Skobbler GPS Navigation

Cover your sat-nav’s ears – Skobbler brings GPS navigation to Anfroid for free

4
2

FREE

185
StumbleUpon

StumbleUpon

Find apps and sites by simply pressing a button

4
2

FREE

186
Official PlayStation app

Official PlayStation app

Bringing the power of PlayStation to your Android phone

4
2

FREE

187
Rail Planner Live

Rail Planner Live

Journey Plans, Train Times, Fares, Platforms, SMS Alerts, Widget, Buy Tickets.

4
2

£3.49

188
Flick Golf

Flick Golf

Give golf the finger with this entertaining game

3
2

£0.69

189
Pac-Man Championship Edition

Pac-Man Championship Edition

Over 30 years on, Pac-Man is still gobbling his way forward. Unfortunately this is far from his best outing.

2
2

£1.81

190
Lego Instructions

Lego Instructions

Required – a box of endless Lego, then build anything with this app.

4
2

FREE

191
Air Controller

Air Controller

Guide your planes to safety with a few flicks of the finger

3
2

£1.99

192
GalaxIR Star

GalaxIR Star

Indie game that sees you attacking planets for the fun of it

4
2

£1.45

193
Scooter Hero

Scooter Hero

Considered one of the most addictive games on the Android Market.

2
2

FREE

194
PortaPayments

PortaPayments

Create QR codes for free for any item and other PortaPayments user can be scan the code and purchase your goods straight from their phone.

4
2

FREE

195
Another World

Another World

Classic Amiga game given a new lease of life

4
2

£1.99

196
Flow Free

Flow Free

Puzzler that’s rather puzzling

4
2

FREE

197
Coloroid

Coloroid

An insanely addictive game where you have to make the entire screen one colour

4
2

FREE

198
Dark Legends
4
2

FREE

199
Tap Tap Revenge 4

Tap Tap Revenge 4

Tap and shake to the music of 100’s of your favorite artists!

3
2

FREE

200
Yahoo! Messenger

Yahoo! Messenger

If instant messaging takes precedence over phone calls and texting in your life, the Yahoo! Messenger is one way to chat over the web from your smartphone.

5
2

FREE

201
Game Dev Story

Game Dev Story

Being a games developer proves to be good fun and highly addictive.

3
2

£1.77

202
The Adventures of Simon Pegg

The Adventures of Simon Pegg

Comic spoof from the guy who brought us Shaun of the Dead.

4
2

£1.79

203
Google Currents

Google Currents

Turning the web into magazines

3
2

FREE

204
Sea Battle

Sea Battle

It’s like Battleships, but different enough to stop the lawyers getting involved

3
2

£1.99

205
PocketCloud

PocketCloud

Access your computer, files and desktop apps securely from your mobile device.

4
2

£9.51

206
Cut The Rope: Experiments

Cut The Rope: Experiments

Modern mobile classic gets an interesting twist

4
2

£0.62

207
Pocket BLU

Pocket BLU

Give your Blu movies an Android kick

3
2

FREE

208
Everlands HD

Everlands HD

A colourful world of wonderful animals.

4
2

£1.49

209
Calvin and Hobbes

Calvin and Hobbes

Comic strip that appeals to all ages

3
2

FREE

210
Net-A-Porter

Net-A-Porter

Your own personal shopper on your smartphone. Kind of…

3
2

FREE

211
ICQ Mobile

ICQ Mobile

Still use ICQ? Great! You probably won’t get along with this feature-less IM client though…

2
2

FREE

212
Audible for Android

Audible for Android

More of a listener than a reader? Audible for Android provides access to digital audiobooks for your aural pleasure.

4
2

FREE

213
World Of Goo

World Of Goo

Goo isn’t good it’s bloody great

4
2

£1.99

214
Bubble Shoot

Bubble Shoot

Yes it is another bubble shoot game but it is rather good

3
2

FREE

215
Wikidroid for Wikipedia

Wikidroid for Wikipedia

Wikipedia on the move has never been so easy.

5
2

FREE

216
Duke Nukem 3D

Duke Nukem 3D

Not as groovy as you would hope it to be

2
2

£0.63

217
Rick O’Shea
3
2

FREE

218
Skitch

Skitch

We can see why Evernote was interested in this app

4
2

FREE

219
World War – 12 Honour Points

World War – 12 Honour Points

Has longetivity in spades, but the gameplay is so boring that you probably won’t play long enough to notice.

2
2

FREE

220
We7

We7

Music streaming service lands on Android (£9.99 monthly fee)

4
2

FREE

221
Llama

Llama

A stunning freebie app that’s a must for all android users – this little gem allows you to activate apps or actions based on your location.

5
2

FREE

222
Fruit Ninja

Fruit Ninja

Give fruit the healthy beating it deserves with a bit of slice and dice

5
2

£0.62

223
SlingPlayer

SlingPlayer

Your TV on your Android handset – it costs for the privilege, though

4
2

£19.73

224
HandcentSMS

HandcentSMS

Tired of the way your text messages look? Give them a makeover, courtesy of HandsentCMS

4
2

FREE

225
Photo Movie Creator

Photo Movie Creator

Won’t make you Kubrick, but still decent

4
2

£1.99

226
Car Locator

Car Locator

Ever parked your car, gone somewhere only to come back and forget where your car is? If yes, this is the app for you.

5
2

£1.31

227
Paradise Island

Paradise Island

Build yourself a little slab of digital paradise

5
2

FREE

228
Tower Raiders GOLD

Tower Raiders GOLD

An entertaining tower defense game that will provide more than a challenge to all but the hardiest gamers.

4
2

£2.50

229
Twidroid

Twidroid

Read Twitter updates and respond to them straight from your Android phone.

4
2

FREE

230
Foodspotting

Foodspotting

Love food? Then tell the world around you about it

4
2

FREE

231
Newton

Newton

Mind-bending space game which will whisk you back to 1984

4
2

£0.99

232
Draw Something
5
2

£0.99

233
Minecraft Pocket Edition

Minecraft Pocket Edition

It’s not Minecraft’s, it’s mine

4
2

£4.29

234
ICE: In Case of Emergency

ICE: In Case of Emergency

ICE stores all your medical info and allocates an emergency contact which is accessible straight from your phone’s home screen.

4
2

£1.97

235
Tilt Racing

Tilt Racing

Does exactly what it says on the time

3
2

FREE

236
Twitter for Android

Twitter for Android

Official Twitter client comes to Android – but only for 2.1 users

4
2

FREE

237
Skype

Skype

The Daddy of VoIP comes to Android

4
2

FREE

238
Tumblr

Tumblr

Tumblr is home to the most creative people in the world.

4
2

FREE

239
Fretter

Fretter

Get to grips with complex chords on your guitar. With video demonstrations and chord playback, it’s the perfect way to learn some of those more obscure chords.

3
2

£1.68

240
Frisbee Forever

Frisbee Forever

Simple but addictive motion controlled game

4
2

FREE

241
Blow Up

Blow Up

Put on your hard hat and prepare to make your way through 80 levels of exploding awesomeness

4
2

£1.93

242
Fifa 12

Fifa 12

Fifa on the small screen is a mini treat

4
2

£4.15

243
Music Ringtone
1
2

FREE

244
Asphalt HD

Asphalt HD

Sporting some of the best graphics of any Android game, Asphalt HD is as immersive a game as there is on the platform.

5
2

£3.11

245
Score Mobile

Score Mobile

Keep track of your favourite sports with this score-tracking app

3
2

FREE

246
Hooked

Hooked

App that gets you hook, line and sinker

3
2

FREE

247
Scott Pilgrim

Scott Pilgrim

Comic style offering sees Scott take on the App world.

4
2

£3.49

248
Zenonia

Zenonia

Classic RPG gets a pretty special Android makeover

4
2

£3.98

249
OnTrack Diabetes

OnTrack Diabetes

Fantastically detailed diet-tracking app designed for diabetics but viable for the generally health-conscious.

5
2

FREE

250
Tweetcaster Pro

Tweetcaster Pro

One of the best looking and intuitive apps, which caters to all your Twittering needs.

5
2

£3.25

251
Quora

Quora

To Quora or not to Quora that is the question

3
2

FREE

252
BBC News

BBC News

Official BBC News app finally arrives but is it worth the wait?

4
2

FREE

253
NORAD tracks Santa

NORAD tracks Santa

Track Santa’s every move with this fun but throwaway applications

2
2

FREE

254
Twidroyd Pro

Twidroyd Pro

Twitter app that gets the basics right, but the price for Pro is difficult to justify.

3
2

£2.49

255
ezPDF Reader

ezPDF Reader

Price point aside, there is a lot to like about this PDF reader as it provides a great UI and some useful features.

4
2

£1.18

256
Jet Car Stunts

Jet Car Stunts

Stunt Kart racing heaven complete with sizzling graphics and bucket loads of content

4
2

£1.24

257
Instagram

Instagram

Old-school photography gets a new school makeover

5
2

FREE

258
Game Dev Store

Game Dev Store

Android Market discovers post modernism with a game developer developed game about game developers

4
2

£1.60

259
Google Voice

Google Voice

Search Google by using your dulcet tones – just make sure you speak clearly

3
2

FREE

260
UniQPass: Password Wallet

UniQPass: Password Wallet

Virtual wallet to keep all your credit card information safe

4
2

£1.49

261
Shazam

Shazam

Shazam is a music-discovery application that tells you who sings that song you just heard on TV.

4
2

FREE

262
Backgrounds

Backgrounds

With thousands of backgrounds on offer, you can select a new one each day to completely personalise your Android phone.

4
2

FREE

263
Google Maps 5

Google Maps 5

Maps gets a marvelous 3D makeover on Android

5
2

FREE

264
Arseblog

Arseblog

Get your Arsenal news on the regular with this simple but effective app.

4
2

FREE

265
Picsel Smart Office

Picsel Smart Office

Microsoft Office compatibility comes to Android, with great results

4
2

£5.99

266
Insight Timer Meditation Timer

Insight Timer Meditation Timer

A simple but effective app that provides you with crystal clear chimes for timing your yoga.

3
2

£1.21

267
Sonic Jump

Sonic Jump

Vertical challenges not vertically challenged

4
2

£1.46

268
Mint.com Personal Finance

Mint.com Personal Finance

Track, budget, and manage your money from your phone with Mint for Android.

4
2

FREE

269
Viz Profanisaurus

Viz Profanisaurus

Money well spent as this is the ultimate swear box

4
2

£1.49

270
gStrings

gStrings

Accurate tuner for use with any instrument you can think of.

4
2

FREE

271
MySpace Mobile

MySpace Mobile

Get to your MySpace page on the go, with this app that’s specially made for Android handsets.

4
2

FREE

272
Fragger
5
2

FREE

273
StreamZoo

StreamZoo

Insta, who? Instagram has sold out so is StreamZoo its replacement?

4
2

FREE

274
Antivirus Free AVG

Antivirus Free AVG

Great antivirus app to keep your smartphone protected from internet nasties.

5
2

FREE

275
iRunner

iRunner

iRunner is a fast paced running game, with great HD graphics and special game play.

4
2

FREE

276
Pocket Empires

Pocket Empires

Android’s first truly playable MMO – as big as it is addictive

5
2

FREE

277
NOVA 2 HD

NOVA 2 HD

A phone FPS that proves good things do come in small packages

5
2

£4.36

278
Vivi In Stile – Peroni

Vivi In Stile – Peroni

Full of style and a surprising amount of substance

4
2

FREE

279
Mabilo Ringtones

Mabilo Ringtones

Preview and download ringtones, ranging from chart hits to classic phone melodies.

5
2

FREE

280
Paper Camera

Paper Camera

Not exactly a camera made out of paper but as near as darn it

5
2

£1.19

281
Live Profile

Live Profile

LiveProfile helps you stay connected with friends in real-time.

4
2

FREE

282
MusicGrid

MusicGrid

An enormously clever and fun app that lets you release your spontaneous musical genius.

4
2

FREE

283
Zeebox

Zeebox

Perfect partner for your TV watching

4
2

FREE

284
Posterous

Posterous

Upload your missive straight to Posterous using your smartphone

4
2

FREE

285
Easy Battery Saver

Easy Battery Saver

Brilliant app which actually works

4
2

FREE

286
Facebook for Android

Facebook for Android

Free Facebook from the web with this mobile app, which brings social networking functionality to your phone.

2
2

FREE

287
You’ve Got Shopping+

You’ve Got Shopping+

Forgotten to ask your other half to do the shopping? Use this app to send an email reminder, complete with shopping list.

3
2

£0.65

288
Must.Eat.Birds

Must.Eat.Birds

Must learn how to use full stops

4
2

£0.59

289
Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com

Brush up on your diction and find out more about the words you use or if you feel like it, look up some new ones.

4
2

FREE

290
WebMD

WebMD

Doctor, doctor I have an app in my hand

4
2

FREE

291
Talk To Me

Talk To Me

Text-to-speech app that allows you to type in phrases and voice-translate them into a number of different languages.

4
2

FREE

292
LED Scroller 3

LED Scroller 3

Communicate in style! … but only if you’re style is tacky and a bit weird.

3
2

FREE

293
Quickpedia

Quickpedia

Qikipedia, for those who don’t have time to check Wikipedia

4
2

FREE

294
Google Goggles

Google Goggles

An app for the illiterate or those too lazy to type, Goggles allows you to Google the world around you using just images taken on your phone.

4
2

FREE

295
Kids Connect The Dots

Kids Connect The Dots

Keep the kids entertained with this fun and easy to use learning app

4
2

£1.80

296
Album Art Wizard

Album Art Wizard

Stops your music collection from looking dull and lifeless

4
2

£1.68

297
Aussaulter

Aussaulter

Money-grabbing shoot-’em-up that’s far too much fun for free

3
2

FREE

298
AirSync by Double Twist

AirSync by Double Twist

Wirelessly sync your music to your Android device

4
2

£4.99

299
Jamie Oliver’s 20 Minute Meals

Jamie Oliver’s 20 Minute Meals

Food for thought Mockney-style, with this recipe app

4
2

£2.99

300
Dead Trigger

Dead Trigger

A shot in the right direction

5
2

FREE

301
Google Finance

Google Finance

Straight from Google’s real-time data trough, Google Finance shares information about stocks, portfolios and essential financial news.

4
2

FREE

302
Job Search

Job Search

Straightforward job search engine that gives you instant access to all sorts of potential employment opportunities

5
2

FREE

303
X Construction

X Construction

The app that’s made from girders

4
2

£0.89

304
Tripping Fest Drawing
3
2

£1.24

305
SoundHound

SoundHound

Sniffs out music so you don’t have to use your brain

4
2

£3.12

306
Bunny Shooter

Bunny Shooter

Sounds like a euphemism but it really isn’t

3
2

£0.62

307
Survival Manual

Survival Manual

Download the US Army Survival Manual to your SD card before heading out on that trip to undiscovered country.

3
2

£0.62

308
Audiogalaxy

Audiogalaxy

Transfer all your tracks from your desktop to your phone completely for free

5
2

FREE

309
Bump

Bump

Share content, like photos and contacts, on your handset by ‘bumping’ phones together.

4
2

FREE

310
Google Docs

Google Docs

The ultimate organiser to your files, photos, work and contacts.

4
2

FREE

311
Feedly

Feedly

Lapping up all of the web’s content so your brain doesn’t have to

4
2

FREE

312
Poynt

Poynt

On poynt or poyntless? We investigate

4
2

FREE

313
Ringdroid

Ringdroid

Create ringtones from your own music library, or record new ones on the fly!

4
2

FREE

314
Red Bull Augmented Racing Reloaded
4
2

FREE

315
Diet And Food Tracker

Diet And Food Tracker

Your very own fitness and health diary that helps you focus on losing weight and keeping fit.

3
2

FREE

316
Majesty: Fantasy Kingdom Sim

Majesty: Fantasy Kingdom Sim

The throne is waiting for its hero! “Majesty: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim” is a vast magical world where you are honored with the crown of a tiny fairytale kingdom.

4
2

£1.99

317
TuneWiki

TuneWiki

Lets you wax lyrical with your favourite tunes and internet radio

4
2

FREE

318
MyView: Player & Server

MyView: Player & Server

Video streamer that has a few flaws

3
2

FREE

319
Thesaurus Free

Thesaurus Free

The adverts are annoying, but other than that this is a decent free app to help you spice up your vocabulary.

3
2

FREE

320
Break the Bricks

Break the Bricks

A revolutionary brick breaking game.

3
2

FREE

321
Gem Miner: Dig Deeper

Gem Miner: Dig Deeper

Dig your way through an unstable mine, collecting load of good stuff on the way

4
2

£1.35

322
Samurai II: Vengeance THD

Samurai II: Vengeance THD

One for the Tegra-powered Android brigade

5
2

£3.00

323
Mahjong

Mahjong

If you’ve got plenty of time on your hands and the patience of a Saint then oriental puzzler Mahjong is a great way to kill a wet weekend.

3
2

FREE

324
Calendar in Status Bar

Calendar in Status Bar

With its Ronsonesque title, this isn’t an app that’s liable to confuse anyone as to its purpose.

3
2

£1.00

325
NinJump

NinJump

Ninja skyscraper jumping

4
2

FREE

326
ESPN Goals

ESPN Goals

Forget eat my goal, now you can eat every goal with your phone

4
2

FREE

327
Talking Rex the Dinosaur

Talking Rex the Dinosaur

Rex is a talking dinosaur. He repeats what you say in his deep threatening voice.

3
2

£0.61

328
Frozen Bubble

Frozen Bubble

With the help of a little birdie, you have to zap all the bubbles before they fall down and freeze you

4
2

FREE

329
WattPad

WattPad

Nice-looking user-upload site but is there something dodgy afoot?

3
2

FREE

330
Sky Sports Live Football SC

Sky Sports Live Football SC

Great app, but badly needs quicker updates

3
2

FREE

331
Retro Camera Plus

Retro Camera Plus

Convert all your pics into old school style photographs

3
2

£1.85

332
Green Eggs and Ham

Green Eggs and Ham

The best interactive way to teach your kids!

5
2

£2.44

333
The Sims FreePlay

The Sims FreePlay

Real-time version of the people simulation

3
2

FREE

334
Google Maps Navigation

Google Maps Navigation

Available on Android devices with OS 1.6 and upwards, Google Maps Navigation brings free sat nav to your phone

4
2

FREE

335
Sketchbook Mobile

Sketchbook Mobile

This app is a veritable touchscreen etch-a-sketch with the ability to craft pretty much everything you desire.

4
2

£1.20

336
Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus

Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus

War, it’s fantastic… on a smartphone at least

5
2

£4.26

337
Catch Notes

Catch Notes

Note-taking app hits the right note

4
2

FREE

338
JetVD: YouTube Aid

JetVD: YouTube Aid

Fed up of streaming YouTube on your phone? Now you can download the videos instead

5
2

FREE

339
Zinio Magazine Reader

Zinio Magazine Reader

The premier magazine app, whatever your operating system

4
2

FREE

340
Voice Recorder

Voice Recorder

Turn your mobile into a voice recorder. It’s much cheaper than a dictaphone and you will be able to store the audio on a computer.

3
2

FREE

341
Tiny Robots

Tiny Robots

It may be tiny, but it’s also pretty good

3
2

FREE

342
Mango Manga Reader

Mango Manga Reader

Get your anime fix with this great comic-book app

4
2

FREE

343
Glow Hockey

Glow Hockey

For those who give a flying puck

4
2

FREE

344
Falldown 3D

Falldown 3D

Ever wanted to know what falling down a tunnel feels like? Nope, us either

3
2

FREE

345
Shredder Chess

Shredder Chess

The Bobby Fischer of chess apps – undoubtedly the best, but also very expensive.

4
2

£5.41

346
Twonky Beam Browser

Twonky Beam Browser

One of the slickest ways to zap HD video from your smartphone or tablet straight to your TV

4
2

FREE

347
World Cup Essentials

World Cup Essentials

The definitive list of all things World Cup, including details on matches, calendar and even news on the mascot

3
2

FREE

348
Free Unlimited Jokes

Free Unlimited Jokes

Lighten the mood with a few priceless jokes

2
2

FREE

349
Google Sky Map

Google Sky Map

Look up to the sky – Is it a bird? A plane? Nope it’s Google’s Sky Map

3
2

FREE

350
Glympse

Glympse

Share your location without letting the whole world know where you are

4
2

FREE

351
Androidify

Androidify

Turn yourself into a little green robot

3
2

FREE

352
Nova 3: Near Orbit

Nova 3: Near Orbit

Nova is great but needs to go through some Crysis talks

4
2

£4.99

353
Root Explorer

Root Explorer

Once you’ve recovered from the disappointment of finding out this isn’t a dentistry simulator, you should be pleasantly surprised by the powerful file manager you find instead.

4
2

£2.40

354
Tabby (beta)

Tabby (beta)

Guitar tabs on your Android device – now you can strum on the go

3
2

£0.61

355
Out Of Milk Shopping List
4
2

FREE

356
Mouse Trap

Mouse Trap

Move the blocks to get the mouse back his house

3
2

FREE

357
UniWar

UniWar

The hexagonal turn-based gameplay is tried and tested, but UniWar doesn’t deliver much else to justify it’s hefty price tag.

3
2

£3.09

358
Cyberlords – Arcology

Cyberlords – Arcology

“It’s 2173 and the world is ruled by mega-corporations.”

2
2

£0.88

359
Qype Radar

Qype Radar

Qype Radar offers up millions of reviews of local amenities based on your location. From restaurants to taxis, it’s all rated and reviewed.

5
2

FREE

360
SportsTracker Pro

SportsTracker Pro

Create, upload and monitor your outdoor pursuits with SportTracker Pro – the ultimate app for budding iron men.

4
2

£5.95

361
Seesmic

Seesmic

For those who take Twitter very seriously, Seesmic brings extra functionality of the site to your Android handset.

5
2

FREE

362
PowerAMP Music Player
4
2

£3.07

363
Chalk Ball

Chalk Ball

Is this physics game all chalk and no trousers?

3
2

£1.33

364
DoubleTwist

DoubleTwist

Unleash your Apple iTunes music collection with DoubleTwist

3
2

FREE

365
Beeb Anywhere

Beeb Anywhere

Keep up to date with BBC News and Sport via this feeder app.

4
2

FREE

366
Arcus Dictionary

Arcus Dictionary

A portable dictionary that’s easy to use.

4
2

£0.87

367
Reflexions

Reflexions

Looking in the mirror has never been so much fun

4
2

£0.69

368
Picplz

Picplz

Camera app that makes images better and sending them easier

4
2

FREE

369
Kids Doodle Pro
4
2

£0.92

370
Flash News for Android

Flash News for Android

Collating information from Google’s news RSS, the Flash News app keeps you up to date with what’s happening in the world.

3
2

FREE

371
Layar

Layar

Layar is an augmented reality web browser that brings the internet to the real world and allows you to search exactly what you see.

5
2

FREE

372
Star Hunt

Star Hunt

Roll your ball through the maze and collect all the stars before they lose their glow

3
2

£1.99

373
Crackle

Crackle

Free movies! Sounds great, but….

3
2

FREE

374
Monopoly

Monopoly

Money makes this app go round

3
2

£3.16

375
Rebuild

Rebuild

Zombies and strategies – yup, those things go together

5
2

£0.99

376
Spotify

Spotify

The coolest subscription-based music streaming service which turns your phone into a melody machine

4
2

FREE

377
Sky Go

Sky Go

Great app if it wasn’t so selective

4
2

FREE

378
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

Once it has you in its vice, it just won’t let go

4
2

£3.74

379
Skater Boy

Skater Boy

Not pictures of Avril Lavigne, you perv

4
2

FREE

380
8pen

8pen

Offers up a new way to type, but is it for the mainstream?

3
2

£0.99

381
StickMan BMX Stunt Bike
3
2

FREE

382
Google Chrome to Phone

Google Chrome to Phone

Sharing content between Google Chrome and your Phone made fast and easy.

5
2

FREE

383
Crazy Snowboard

Crazy Snowboard

There’s no business like snow business. One of the best games available on Android.

5
2

FREE

384
SportsTapp

SportsTapp

Whatever your sport, SportTapp is an in-depth and up-to-date resource for what’s going on sports-wise around the world.

4
2

FREE

385
DJ Rivals

DJ Rivals

All hands on decks, with this rhythm based DJ game

4
2

FREE

386
Google Reader

Google Reader

Google’s news aggregator finally comes to Android

4
2

FREE

387
Cordy

Cordy

Addictive little platformer, if you can forgive Cordy’s annoyingly smug face

4
2

FREE

388
Apparatus

Apparatus

Addictive physics-based game that will have you losing your marbles

4
2

£1.23

389
Transparent Screen

Transparent Screen

Genius idea works pretty well in practise

3
2

FREE

390
An Exciting Year

An Exciting Year

Spice up your life with this app that tells you what to do every day

1
2

£2.99

391
Floating Image

Floating Image

Turn your photo album into a floating screensaver

2
2

FREE

392
Appsfire

Appsfire

App recommendation engine comes highly recommended

4
2

FREE

393
Photowall Upgrade

Photowall Upgrade

Show your gallery and Facebook photos right on your wallpaper!

3
2

£0.59

394
Reckless Racing

Reckless Racing

It’s a racing game and it’s pretty reckless

5
2

£1.86

395
Whale Trail Frenzy

Whale Trail Frenzy

And you will know us from the trail that we lead…

4
2

FREE

396
Go Launcher EX

Go Launcher EX

Give your Android device a decent makeover

4
2

FREE

397
Space Invaders Infinity Gene

Space Invaders Infinity Gene

Classic shoot-em-up gets a decent, mental app makeover

4
2

£2.99

398
AroundMe

AroundMe

Location aware, but lacking any real direction

3
2

FREE

399
Spirits

Spirits

Spirited Away, Android style

4
2

£2.23

400
Gowalla

Gowalla

Travel blogging comes to your smartphone

4
2

FREE

401
Fruit Slice

Fruit Slice

What came first the chicken, or the egg? Or in this case the ninja or the medieval swordsman?

4
2

FREE

402
SlideIt

SlideIt

Can this keyboard app out-swipe Swype?

4
2

£3.99

403
Amazon MP3

Amazon MP3

Turn your Android into a music machine with Amazon’s music store and download songs without DRM.

4
2

FREE

404
Hambo

Hambo

Will make you pig sick on more than one occasion

3
2

FREE

405
Train Times UK

Train Times UK

Officially Approved Live Train Times App For Android.

4
2

£3.49

406
Songify

Songify

Definitely an app worth (auto)tuning in for

4
2

FREE

407
WordWise Pro

WordWise Pro

Like Scrabble, but different enough not to get the lawyers involved

3
2

£0.61

408
Zombie Dash
4
2

FREE

409
Drunk Man

Drunk Man

Now this is exactly what your phone was made for

2
2

FREE

410
Major Mayhem

Major Mayhem

Gloriously fun shooter that is all about the ninjas

4
2

FREE

411
Wolfram Alpha

Wolfram Alpha

Forget search, with Wolfram Alpha it’s all about computational knowledge

3
2

£1.25

412
Galcon

Galcon

The ‘swipe ‘n’ swarm’ strategy of Galcon has been around on the iPhone for years, and its 4MB arrival on the Android platform is particularly slick.

4
2

£1.24

413
Swype
4
2

FREE

414
Gun Bros

Gun Bros

Old school shoot-em-up lands on Android

4
2

FREE

415
Cycle Hire Widget

Cycle Hire Widget

Locate the nearest bike hire points to your location, wherever you are in the world

5
2

£1.75

416
Egggz

Egggz

Collect all the falling eggs in your seemingly bottomless basket for points and prizes.

3
2

£2.95

417
Calculate by QxMD

Calculate by QxMD

Proving that apps do a little more than break up a mundane day, Calculate by QxMD provides point-of-care information to help aid professionals in the medical industry.

5
2

FREE

418
My Perfect Egg Timer

My Perfect Egg Timer

Cook your eggs to perfection, with this time-sensitive app

3
2

FREE

419
Flowd

Flowd

Foursquare for musicians? Not quite but there’s potential

4
2

FREE

420
7digital

7digital

Digital music service gets a massive makeover

5
2

FREE

421
Order & Chaos Online

Order & Chaos Online

Just don’t mention World of Warcraft

4
2

£4.36

422
Worms

Worms

Retro-gaming that works well on Android

4
2

£0.68

423
WebMD for Android

WebMD for Android

24/7 access to health information and decision-support tools.

5
2

FREE

424
Winds of Steel

Winds of Steel

Step back in time and take to the skies in this exhilierating WW2 plane combat sim

5
2

£2.52

425
The Economist

The Economist

Subscription-based app set to make you a whole lot smarter

4
2

FREE

426
Pulse

Pulse

A news reader that definitely isn’t flatlining

5
2

FREE

427
Cartoon Camera

Cartoon Camera

Will make your face look more than a little funny

3
2

FREE

428
NYTimes

NYTimes

Read all about it, all the news from New York and beyond

4
2

FREE

429
Spirit HD

Spirit HD

One trippy sci-fi puzzler – in space no one can hear you dream

4
2

£0.79

430
City Jump

City Jump

Jump around, jump around. Jump up, jump up… you get the idea

3
2

FREE

431
Palringo

Palringo

Bringing instant messaging to your phone, Palringo.

3
2

FREE

432
Camera Zoom FX

Camera Zoom FX

Turn your standard Android camera into a feature-toting super snapper

3
2

£2.99

433
LogMeIn Ignition

LogMeIn Ignition

Want remote access to your PC at home from your mobile? With LogMeIn, you can

4
2

£19.20

434
Lovefilm By Post

Lovefilm By Post

Movie service finally comes to Android but where’s the streaming?

3
2

FREE

435
Symphony of Colours

Symphony of Colours

Beautiful Colours hidden in the shapes. Touch and feel.

4
2

FREE

436
DroidCaddie Golf

DroidCaddie Golf

Help find your way around the course, keep score and design your own course to bring a little variety to your round of golf

3
2

FREE

437
Abduction!

Abduction!

Save the cows before they are beamed up into an alien space craft and get as many points as possible

4
2

FREE

438
Steambirds

Steambirds

A fun birds-eye-view dogfighting combat flight sim

3
2

£1.24

439
Photon

Photon

Tetris as re-imagined by Tron

4
2

FREE

440
Office Calculator Pro

Office Calculator Pro

Calculator purpose built for office life.

4
2

£1.14

441
Engadget

Engadget

Get the latest tech news and reviews direct to your phone, courtesy of Engadget.

4
2

FREE

442
R-Type

R-Type

Arcade classic given a fantastic new lease of life

5
2

£2.56

443
Thick Buttons

Thick Buttons

It might sound like a playground insult but this is the device for all fat-fingered Android users.

4
2

FREE

444
Hotmail

Hotmail

Microsoft finally sorts out its app situation

3
2

FREE

445
X-Men Arcade

X-Men Arcade

Decent port of a game that’s not as good as you remember

3
2

£0.61

446
Shoot Bubble Deluxe

Shoot Bubble Deluxe

This is the only shoot bubble game that contains both Puzzle mode & Arcade Mode.

3
2

FREE

447
CNET Reviews

CNET Reviews

Great for when you’re on-the-go and need a review delivered straight to your phone.

3
2

FREE

448
Cordy Sky

Cordy Sky

Are we getting boardy of Cordy?

3
2

FREE

449
10001 Cocktails
4
2

FREE

450
Facebook Messenger
3
2

FREE

451
The Trainline

The Trainline

Will this train app de-rail the opposition?

4
2

FREE

452
Personal Assistant

Personal Assistant

Social network updates, successful eBay bids and all your bank transactions in one app.

3
2

FREE

453
Yahoo! Mail

Yahoo! Mail

If you can’t bear to be away from your emails, Yahoo! Mail is one of the few ways on the Android Market to get access to them straight from your mobile phone.

5
2

FREE

454
Doodle Jump

Doodle Jump

The most addictive iPhone game ever finally hits Android but at a price.

4
2

£2.60

455
MyMoney

MyMoney

Not quite as comprehensive as anMoney, but still a good, cheaper alternative for those looking to keep track of their finances.

4
2

£2.00

456
Google Goggles 1.3

Google Goggles 1.3

Goggles turns middle-aged, kills off sudoku fantatics everywhere

4
2

FREE

457
Noom Weight Loss

Noom Weight Loss

Lose weight without going crazy!

4
2

FREE

458
Pinball

Pinball

Old classic brought back to life. Hit the pinball around the table racking up as many points as you can without letting the ball fall through the holes.

4
2

FREE

459
Break the Blocks

Break the Blocks

A timeless time consuming classic with a concept that really needs no introduction

4
2

£1.24

460
Colorix

Colorix

Coloured marbles tumble from the top of the screen and you have to get rid of them by matching them up. Simple but oh-so effective.

5
2

£1.99

461
Atomic Bomber

Atomic Bomber

Guide a plane into enemy terroity and bomb the hell out of them.

2
2

£0.98

462
Sniper

Sniper

Use your phone to shoot the bad guys before they shoot you

3
2

FREE

463
aStopwatch

aStopwatch

No frills time keeping app does one thing and does it really well.

4
2

FREE

464
Whale Trail

Whale Trail

You’ll have a whale of a time

4
2

£1.49

465
Sky Sports News Widget

Sky Sports News Widget

Taking all the sport news from Sky News, the Sky Sports News app brings the biggest football headlines to your Android handset.

3
2

FREE

466
Buka

Buka

Angry asteroids are attacking your planet – so attack back and do it quick!

3
2

£1.50

467
Battle for Mars

Battle for Mars

Massive strategy game featuring martians. MARTIANS!

4
2

£3.10

468
Body Fitness

Body Fitness

Body Fitness is here to pump you up – offering a whole host of fitness regimes for you to try out.

3
2

FREE

469
Virtual Guitar

Virtual Guitar

A fairly decent guitar emulator but is your phone big enough?

4
2

FREE

470
Unblock Me FREE

Unblock Me FREE

Not a cure for constipation but a simple, yet addictive, puzzler

4
2

FREE

471
Bow Man
3
2

FREE

472
Hanging With Friends

Hanging With Friends

A_oth_er fu__in_ s_cial ga_e fr_m Z_ng_

4
2

FREE

473
Pinball Arcade

Pinball Arcade

Become a pinball wizard but there’s a catch

2
2

FREE

474
Better Hotmail

Better Hotmail

Microsoft has yet to create an official Android application for Hotmail.

3
2

FREE

475
Burn The Rope Worlds

Burn The Rope Worlds

Get yourself some rope burn again

3
2

FREE

476
Comics

Comics

Comic store for Android

4
2

FREE

477
Shoot The Apple

Shoot The Apple

Childish but addictive three-star chasing game

4
2

FREE

478
WordPress

WordPress

The most popular blogging site comes to Android, allowing you to update your own blog whenever you want.

4
2

FREE

479
Google Translate

Google Translate

Ich bin ein translation tool, sil vous plait

5
2

FREE

480
Obenkyo

Obenkyo

Learn Katakana, Hiragana and up to 2200+ Kanji

5
2

FREE

481
Last.fm

Last.fm

Internet radio comes to Android – but beware of the bugs

3
2

FREE

482
National Rail

National Rail

The entire rail network ready and waiting for you in one handy app

4
2

£4.99

483
Full Screen Caller ID

Full Screen Caller ID

Fullscreen visual notification of who exactly is calling/texting you

4
2

£3.37

484
My Tracks

My Tracks

Plot your runs and share them with your fitness friends – or stalkers!

4
2

FREE

485
Air Attack HD

Air Attack HD

This old-school, top down, flight-and-fight sim is an all-action ride for the ages.

4
2

£1.79

486
130 Legal Horror Films

130 Legal Horror Films

We think the title says it all, really

3
2

£0.60

487
Galaxy

Galaxy

In an Android store far, far away

3
2

FREE

488
RBS Six Nations Live Challenge

RBS Six Nations Live Challenge

Take on your mates in a Six Nations (quiz) clash for the ages and win match balls from the competition…

4
2

FREE

489
Duck Hunt

Duck Hunt

Eighties classic remade for the Android generation

3
2

FREE

490
Sky+

Sky+

Control your Sky+ box from your handset and record programmes on the go

4
2

FREE

491
Google+

Google+

Mobile version of Google’s super-exclusive social network

4
2

FREE

492
Go Launcher EX

Go Launcher EX

Automatically sorting out your life, Go Launcher EX creates shortcuts for all your most frequently used apps

5
2

FREE

493
UK Driving Theory Test

UK Driving Theory Test

A really rather quality and handy tool to assist you pass the dreaded theory test

5
2

£3.08

494
iTriage Mobile Health

iTriage Mobile Health

This useful app will help you diagnose yourself if you find yourself in medical difficulty, and can even direct you to the nearest hospital.

4
2

FREE

495
JEFIT Pro
4
2

FREE

496
Angry Birds Seasons

Angry Birds Seasons

Festive version of Angry Birds, with added Halloween goodness

4
2

FREE

497
Fring

Fring

Instead of joining up to hundreds of messaging sites, Fring lets you speak to your mates regardless what service they use.

5
2

FREE

498
Touch Pool 2D

Touch Pool 2D

Pool sim that’s not just a load of balls

3
2

£3.08

499
Telmap Navigator

Telmap Navigator

Satnav, GPS, call it what you will, but it’s one of the main car-based aids a GPS-enabled smartphone can provide.

5
2

FREE

500
Angry Birds Space

Angry Birds Space

Is this the final frontier of mobile gaming?

4
2

FREE

501
Jewels

Jewels

Match up colourful jewels by swapping them around in a grid – the more jewels in a row, the more points you get.

5
2

FREE

502
Ninja Chicken

Ninja Chicken

One to keep the kids happy – not so much the adults

2
2

FREE

503
Lyric Legend

Lyric Legend

Beta version of the karaoke-like rhythm game

4
2

FREE

504
Death Worm

Death Worm

Instantly playable eat-’em-up

3
2

£1.88

505
Sky Sports News

Sky Sports News

Great app for keeping updated on all things sporting

5
2

FREE

506
Retro Camera

Retro Camera

Easy to use camera app which allows you to take old-school images

5
2

FREE

507
Wi-Fi Analyser

Wi-Fi Analyser

A great free app that gives you the power to keep an eye on the status of your Wi-Fi network.

5
2

FREE

508
Hot Deals

Hot Deals

If you want to know the best prices for goods as varied as cartons of juice to big-screen TVs, then Hot Deals is for you.

3
2

FREE

509
Homerun Battle 3D

Homerun Battle 3D

A glossy 3D homerun hitting title that should strike a chord with baseball fans

3
2

£3.14

510
Camera 360

Camera 360

Camera effects app for Android.

3
2

£2.47

511
Need for Speed: Shift

Need for Speed: Shift

Car chases and tracks galore in this mini racing sim

4
2

£3.13

512
Angry Birds (beta)

Angry Birds (beta)

Take revenge on the pigs which stole your eggs by catapulting kamikaze birds into them.

5
2

FREE

513
Google Shopper

Google Shopper

Here to make shopping easier, Google Shopper allows you to scan barcodes and find the best web prices, search by voice and by the cover of books or CDs.

4
2

FREE

514
Free Running

Free Running

Fast paced stick man running mania

4
2

FREE

515
Goal.com

Goal.com

Portal to all the footie news you could ever want. Doesn’t include stories of England being good at football

3
2

FREE

516
Frame Grabber

Frame Grabber

Finally, something original on Google Play

4
2

£2.49

517
Radiant HD

Radiant HD

Take your stand against the alien horde in a vibrant space shooter.

4
2

£1.49

518
WordReference.com Dictionaries

WordReference.com Dictionaries

This app gives you access to WordReference’s popular dictionaries on your phone.

4
2

FREE

519
Urban Dictionary

Urban Dictionary

The webs home of slang, now straight to your mobile.

3
2

FREE

520
Chordbot Pro

Chordbot Pro

This app is an excellent companion to any song-writing musician.

4
2

£3.00

521
YouTube 2.1

YouTube 2.1

Improved app means that watching YouTube on Android no longer frustrates

4
2

FREE

522
ExZeus Arcade

ExZeus Arcade

This immersive shoot-em-up requires some serious disk space and hardware, but the end result is extremely impressive. A must-have for those with the technical requirements.

5
2

£2.65

523
Evernote

Evernote

Make the ultimate to-do list with text, images and files so you don’t forget anything ever again

4
2

FREE

524
Enjoy Sudoku

Enjoy Sudoku

Portable Sudoku that is both fun and challenging

4
2

£1.85

525
Sonos Controller

Sonos Controller

Control your Sonos music streaming through this handy Android app

4
2

FREE

526
Jesus Hates Zombies

Jesus Hates Zombies

The redeemer takes on the undead. Amusing short horror-stories

3
2

FREE

527
Bonsai Blast

Bonsai Blast

Get rid of the coloured balls before they fall down a hole using a gun and your thumbs.

4
2

FREE

528
CNN

CNN

A great news app with some of the best multimedia functionality around.

4
2

FREE

529
Swing Shot

Swing Shot

Swing when you are winning

3
2

FREE

530
Opera Mini 6 beta

Opera Mini 6 beta

Super-speedy web browser which crunches pages into a manageable size for your phone

5
2

FREE

531
Words with friends

Words with friends

Scrabble for socialites comes to Android

4
2

FREE

532
Word Search Unlimited

Word Search Unlimited

Quite simply really. Unlimited word searches for those who need a reliable time killing app.

3
2

FREE

533
Pixlr-o-Matic

Pixlr-o-Matic

Camera app that will pimp out your images for free

4
2

FREE

534
Droid Comic Viewer
2
2

FREE

535
Overkill

Overkill

Fresh sci-fi shooting nostalgia that is reminiscent of all your favourite arcade classics

4
2

£1.68

536
Chrome
4
2

FREE

537
GroupMe

GroupMe

Group messaging app which is Android’s answer to BBM

4
2

FREE

538
Qik Video Camera

Qik Video Camera

Want to send video from your phone via your social-networking sites? Then Qik can help.

3
2

FREE

539
Modern Toss – Periodic Table of Swearing
4
2

£0.69

540
BBC iPlayer for Android

BBC iPlayer for Android

Your favourite catch-up TV service finally comes to Android

3
2

FREE

541
Bakery Story

Bakery Story

Ah the local bakery, quintessentially British.

3
2

FREE

542
The Invisible Universe

The Invisible Universe

App shows off what you can’t see but there’s probably a reason you can’t see it

3
2

FREE

543
Appy geek
4
2

FREE

544
Funny Ringtones

Funny Ringtones

It’s in the name really – a wide variety of ridiculous tones.

3
2

FREE

545
Tetris

Tetris

The classic brick breaker officially comes to the Android platform

4
2

£1.88

546
Zombie Smash

Zombie Smash

Smashing game that costs but is worth it

4
2

£1.14

547
Angry Birds Rio

Angry Birds Rio

It’s name is Rio and it throws birds in the wind

4
2

FREE

548
My Paper Plane 2

My Paper Plane 2

An Android game that’s plane sailing to play

3
2

£1.84

549
Subsonic Music Streamer

Subsonic Music Streamer

It’s not the slickest but it is a very competent streaming app.

4
2

FREE

550
NASA Spinoff

NASA Spinoff

Want to know what space tech is in your household objects? This app will tell you

3
2

FREE

551
KakaoTalk

KakaoTalk

Send messages to other people across the Kakao network.

2
2

FREE

552
Portal Soundboard

Portal Soundboard

Former PC/console soundboard mini-game revitalised

3
2

FREE

553
They Need To Be Fed

They Need To Be Fed

Old-school platformer with some new-school charm

4
2

£0.59

554
Do It (Tomorrow)

Do It (Tomorrow)

Always looking for a workaround rather than work? Then this is for you

3
2

FREE

555
Papaya Farm HD

Papaya Farm HD

Like farmville only nowhere near as popular?

3
2

FREE

556
Sound Cloud

Sound Cloud

Listen to the sounds in the cloud

3
2

FREE

557
Vopium

Vopium

VoIP client which offers free calls and cheaper international charges for your mobile.

4
2

FREE

558
Calorie Tracker
4
2

FREE

559
Google Books

Google Books

Google lets you join its book club, through your phone

4
2

FREE

560
PES 2011

PES 2011

Pro Evo gets a mini Android makeover

3
2

£4.21

561
Wikitude World Browser

Wikitude World Browser

Augmented reality app on steroids

4
2

FREE

562
Cocktail Frenzy

Cocktail Frenzy

Less a game and more phone-based training for a glittering career in the beverage business, Cocktail Frenzy is a test of reaction speed and priority juggling

3
2

£1.87

563
Aldiko Book Reader Premium

Aldiko Book Reader Premium

Kindle rival offers up decent customisable reading experience

3
2

£1.83

564
Sky Force Reloaded

Sky Force Reloaded

Some top-to-bottom scroller action now from Sky Force Reloaded, a simple shoot ‘em up in a 2.6MB download.

3
2

£1.99

565
100 floors

100 floors

There are not many flaws in 100 Floors but it will infuriate

3
2

FREE

566
Laputa II

Laputa II

Your portal to free ebooks on Android – complete with bookmarking and extensive online library

4
2

FREE

567
Bubble Blast 2

Bubble Blast 2

For time-passing pick up and go fun, see how many bubbles you can burst.

4
2

FREE

568
Wi-Fi Finder

Wi-Fi Finder

Do we really need to explain what this one is about?

4
2

FREE

569
Yell.com

Yell.com

The Yellow Pages in an app-sized location-specific chunk

4
2

FREE

570
Endomondo

Endomondo

Comprehensive sports tracker at a literally unbeatable price

5
2

FREE

571
Texts From Last Night

Texts From Last Night

Cue the celebrations: Texts From Last Night arrives to track your most embarrassing drunken text moments.

3
2

£0.62

572
Jorte

Jorte

Jorte aims to the give you the feel of a paper personal organiser on your Android smartphone.

4
2

FREE

573
3G Watchdog Pro

3G Watchdog Pro

Very handy app that tracks your data usage, so you will never go over your limit again.

5
2

£2.02

574
Calorie Counter PRO MyNetDiary

Calorie Counter PRO MyNetDiary

If you are partial to the odd burger or three, Calorie Counter PRO MyNetDiary is a diet-tracking app that closely monitors your eating habits.

4
2

FREE

575
Music Unlimited

Music Unlimited

Subscription-based app offers music on the go

4
2

FREE

576
Documents To Go 3.0

Documents To Go 3.0

This app allows you to view Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint files for free on your Android smartphone.

4
2

FREE

577
Tesco Groceries

Tesco Groceries

Shopping app that takes the pain out of shopping

4
2

FREE

578
7digital

7digital

Play all of your tracks on the go

4
2

FREE

579
Miren Browser

Miren Browser

Superb mobile browsing experience that is everything you want

5
2

FREE

580
GroupMe

GroupMe

The social network for any group any time!

4
2

FREE

581
Beautiful Widgets

Beautiful Widgets

Widgets galore to make your screen beautiful.

4
2

£1.75

582
Perfect Piano
3
2

FREE

583
3D bowling

3D bowling

Swipe to strike in this passable bowling sim

3
2

FREE

584
The SIMS 3

The SIMS 3

It’s just like real life, but here you have friends

3
2

£3.18

585
Talking Tom Cat

Talking Tom Cat

Must not make pussy jokes, must not make pussy jokes…

2
11

£0.61

586
myPlayer

myPlayer

myPlayer provides access to TV and radio streams directly to your Android device.

2
1

FREE

587
PicSpeed HD Wallpapers

PicSpeed HD Wallpapers

Spruce your screen up with all the wallpapers you’ll ever need

4
1

FREE

588
Monopoly

Monopoly

Money makes this app go round

3
0

£3.16

589
100 Rooms

100 Rooms

Brain teaser will have you hooked

4
0

FREE