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Smartphones The Most Indispensable Android Apps  

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List Rules Apps that you need to use regularly

The most indispensable Android apps allow users to perform almost any task from their smartphones and/or tablets, with just a few clicks. Whether it's an app that helps prevent sloppy typing (SwiftKey 3 Keyboard) or one that helps users find exactly where they need to go (Google Maps), these are the Android apps that many would be lost without. What are the most important Android apps you use? Vote them up! And add any apps to this list that you absolutely must have to function on a daily basis -- whether it's for business, or pleasure.

What defines "indispensable," anyway? It's an app for Android that provides some key function that you almost have to use to do anything. Certainly Words With Friends is fun, but is it truly indispensable? Probably not. Adobe Flash Player 11, however, is needed. Gmail is really important for communication. Arguments can be made that one app or another isn't truly indispensable, but that depends on the person. Don't let that stop you from adding Instagram because you love it, or Twitter if you can't stand to not know what everyone's doing all the time.

Now, it's time to vote: You decide what Android apps are the ones you'd be totally lost without.

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158 47
YouTube is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
YouTube

2
102 34
Google Chrome is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
arun added Google Chrome

3
118 67
Gmail is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Gmail

4
119 85
Facebook is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Facebook

5
98 81
Netflix is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Netflix

6
87 77
Street View on Google Maps is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Street View on Google Maps

7
77 72
Pandora Radio is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

8
82 82
Adobe Flash Player 11 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Adobe Flash Player 11

9
66 86
The Weather Channel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
The Weather Channel

10
57 76
Imdb is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
hbg1968 added Imdb

11
54 72
Amazon.com is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

12
61 88
Instagram is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

13
51 89
Google+ is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

14
35 59
Clean Master is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
adam110586 added Clean Master

15
43 80
Voice Search is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

16
55 106
Twitter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

17
46 90
Kindle for Android is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

18
27 52
Waze is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
hbg1968 added

19
45 90
Dropbox is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Dropbox

20
50 102
Skype is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Skype

21
40 83
Google Play Music is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

22
1 3
Wire Browser is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
Seokho Seo added Wire Browser

23
1 3
MemoStrap is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
binkey added MemoStrap

24
35 76
Google Docs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps

25
2 7
Aliexpress is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Indispensable Android Apps
dark wish added Aliexpress