10 Android-Only Apps That Will Surely Make Your Iphone Friends Jealous

10 Android-Only Apps That Will Surely Make Your Iphone Friends Jealous

They let you do things that apple would never allow.
 

#10 Cover Puts Your Favorite Apps On Your Lockscreen.

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One of the best features of android is the sheer number of customizability options that it provides. While the Iphone is more of a status symbol than a phone, Android has user friendly simple features, coupled with the advanced open source programming that all geeks love to tinker around with. Some of the best android apps are completely exclusive to it because they do something Apple simply wouldn’t allow in their products. These apps give you the ability to message your friends without pausing the movie you’re watching, hack your led lights to get custom notification lights and tether your phone to your laptop without letting your data carrier charge you.

Tired of having to unlock your phone and cycle through all the apps just to open the browser or the music player? Well you’ve come to the right place. Cover lets you put your favorite apps directly on your lock screen. Not only can you customize the app to your own taste but Cover also learns when and where you use different apps and puts them on your lockscreen for easy access. Amazing right? Well this is just the start. Go to the next page to find even more amazing and useful Android exclusive apps.

#9 Unclouded Puts All your Cloud Storage In One Place

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There’s so many cloud storage options today. Too many if you ask me. This app provides you with the cloud storage solution you need. This revolutionary app lets you explore, analyse, manage and clean your cloud and device storage. Supported services are Dropbox , Google Drive , OneDrive , BOX , and MEGA. An app that brings all your cloud storage providers together and gives you the ability to manage them all? Sign me up!

#8 Drupe Brings All The Ways You Can Contact Someone Into Your Phone Book.

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We have way too many apps that more or less help us contact all the same people. They all serve different purposes but then you never need to use more than one app to get in touch with them. This app brings you all of the options you have to contact someone on one screen. Wish to contact a friend? Dial or text anyone? Just swipe the contact to the app you’ve chosen and get in touch! Simple. Elegant. Seamless. Regret buying that Iphone yet? Don’t worry, go to the next page to find even better apps.

#7 Light Flow Lets You Hack Into Your Smartphone’s LED For Custom Notifications.

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Light flow allows you to take control of the notifications on your device. It doesn’t merely give you access to it, it lets you make it completely your own. It allows the colors to flash in succession, so if you have a new SMS and a missed call it can alternate between the two colors. You can also set which notification type has the highest priority and let it flash in just that one color. Its the ultimate hack and customization.

#6 Mighty Text Lets You Text From Your Computer Using Your Android Number.

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This App was named one of Time magazines 50 best apps. Tired of having to check your phone every time you get a notification? Well, Mighty text now lets you text directly from your laptop or tablet. Mighty text uses your own number and also loads up any and all chat history you might have so that you don’t have to do the task of remembering exactly what you last spoke of. This list of apps gives you some of the best android apps on the market. And best of all most of them are free. Keep reading by going to the next page. Better apps that make life a lot easier are just a click away.

#5 AirDroid Makes It Simple To Share Files Between Android And Your Computer.

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AirDroid is the best way to share files over devices. It utilizes an online storage and file sharing system which does not utilize packet data or WiFi. Want to watch that movie you downloaded on the go? Use AirDroid to transfer the files in very little time and enjoy the hassle free wireless transfer. This is the future.

#4 HoverChat Lets You Message Without Stopping What You’re Doing.

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Aren’t we all getting tired of the default SMS app? Well Hoverchat is a welcome breath of fresh air to the old SMS format. Not only does it deliver on the utility side by bringing an innovative idea, it also gives you themes and colors to change the look and feel whenever you want. What innovative idea? HoverChat is a messaging app that lets you continue your conversations even while you’re using another app or watching a movie. As the image says you can re-size and even adjust the transparency of your pop-up. We’re just getting warmed up with number 5, wait till you see number 1. Just go to the next page and find out.

#3 Link Bubble Browser Could Change How You Browse The Internet.

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Link Bubble Browser is all about saving time. Click on a link and it loads in the background leaving you free to continue reading the page you were on. The app forms a bubble on the screen which you can click on once you’re done reading to continue on to the link. Saving time has never been this convenient.

#2 FoxFi Turns Your Phone Into A Hotspot Without Your Carrier Knowing.

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FoxFi is a free Android app that lets you use your phone as a hotspot without having to pay the extra fee from carriers for a tethering plan. It just takes data from whichever plan you’ve purchased from your carrier. It’s unclear exactly how FoxFi does this, but blog Droid Life speculates that it could be using a VPN, or Virtual Private Network, to mask activity from your carrier.

#1 Cerberus Is The Best Anti-Theft App Out There.

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Anti theft protection is the need of the hour. And this app does it better than anyone. Cerberus does a lot more than just let you track your stolen device. You can control it with the website where you have registered or even by text message.Sound an alarm in silent mode(great for those times when you can’t remember where you kept it). Wipe all the data remotely if you wish to. You can lock the device with a code, record audio from the mic, see a list of sent and received calls, and even hide the Cerberus app so the thief doesn’t notice it. It doesn’t get better than this. It is the perfect anti-theft software.

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