There is an extreme amount of apps on Google Play market, and it can be quite overwhelming. Lately, we’ve been posting about the best “free” apps. In this post we’ll switch it up and let you know which apps are worth paying for.
1. Angry Birds Star Wars II
In Angry Birds Star Wars II, players can “Join the Pork Slide” by finally flinging pigs rather than birds. Choose from favorites such as Darth Vader, General Grievous and other villains. Angry Birds Star Wars II offers tons of new challenges and achievements to unlock. You can download Angry Birds Star Wars II from the Google Play Store here.
2. Titanium Backup Pro
With Titanium Backup Prokey Root, users can back up, restore, freeze apps and personal data. Protect external data on SD card, apps and system apps. Titanium Backup Pro is one of the best backup tools for Android devices. If you’re looking for a backup app that’s reliable, you can purchase Titanium Backup Prokey Root for $6.58 from the Google Play Store here.
3. Nova Launcher Prime
Nova Launcher Prime is a home screen replacement app for Android developed by TeslaCoil Software. Use swiping gestures to start Nova Actions and clean up the clutter by hiding apps you never use. Unread counts show in dock, desktop, drawer and folders. Get more use out of your dock by taking advantage of the swipe-actions. You can purchase Nova Launcher Pro from the Google Play Store here.
4. Swype Keyboard
Swype is a keyboard app developed by Nuance Communications, Inc. Quickly enter text on your HTC One and backup your personal dictionary on all of your Android devices. Swype comes with voice recognition, three unique tablet keyboards, and adapts to your typing patterns for a personalized keyboard experience. You can download Swype from the Google Play Store here.
5. HD Widgets
HD Widgets by Cloud.TV is one of the best apps to use if you’re looking to customize your weather, clock and switch widgets. Every widget you make and put on your home screen is fully customizable. Change the color, font, border and style of the clock. HD Widgets is fun and easy to use. You can purchase HD Widgets from the Google Play Store here.
6. Juice Defender
Juice Defender & Battery Saver is a power manager app designed to extend the battery life of your Android Device. Schedule synchronization events, auto-toggle WiFi, and keep power consumption under control. You can download Juice Defender from the Google Play Store here.
7. Endomondo Sports Tracker Pro
Endomondo Sports Tracker PRO is a health and fitness app developed by Endomondo.com. Endomondo is one of highest rated apps for running, cycling, walking and any other distance-based activity. Set goals and let the audio coach guide you. View graphs with heart rate, lap tames, and speed throughout the workout. The step counter will track workouts if you don’t have GPS coverage. You can purchase Endomondo Sports Tracker PRO from the Google Play Store here.
Spelltower is a word game developed by Zach Gage. Similar to Boggle, players will need to find words on a grid of letters. Make words and clear extra letters from the grid. Every word you make adds a new row of letters. Pick your words wisely because titles will rise from the bottom of the screen, and you will need to do what you can to keep them down. If any letters get to the top row, the game will be over. You can download Spell Tower from the Google Play Store here.
9. DoggCatcher Podcast
If you listen to podcasts while you’re on the go, Doggcatcher will be the perfect podcast manager to have on your Android device. Doggcatcher will not only automatically download new episodes, but it will delete podcasts once you listen to them. Use the built-in search engine to find your favorite podcasts, and check out recommended podcasts based on what you like. Users can also import existing feeds from Google Reader or an OPML file. If you listen to podcasts and need a podcast manager, Doggcatcher is well worth the price. You can purchase DoggCatcher Podcast Player from the Google Play Store here.
10. Camera Zoom FX
Camera Zoom FX is a camera and photography app by Androidslide. Users can select from 6 shooting modes, more than 15 frames, 6 vignette surrounds, and can add props and famous ‘buddies’ in photos to make them look unique. You can purchase Camera Zoom FX from the Google Play Store here.