ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Best Free Star Wars Android Apps

Updated on January 20, 2013

I can’t help but think that the creator of the smart phone was a Star Wars fan who just wanted to have his own holopad. I mean, come on…ANDROID operating system?!? The Android icon screams R2D2 at first sight. Heck, the whole phone screams Star Wars. That must be why there are so many awesome Star Wars Android apps. As a huge fan of Star Wars myself, I’ve downloaded more free Star Wars Android apps than I care to count. Some turned out great, some were duds. Some had so much spam and advertisements they were deleted immediately. Here’s a list of my top 5 favorite free Star Wars Android apps…I think you’ll find that if you are a fan of Star Wars…these are the droids you were looking for….

Star Wars SFX by Bordem Entertainment

There are many Android apps that boast a variety of sound effects, some focusing on just one character, like Chewbacca, and others portraying a more varied look at the whole Star Wars universe. None compare to the sounds and versatility of Star Wars SFX. This soundboard features over 80 sound effects from the Star Wars movies, and each of the sounds can also be set as a ring tone or notification on your phone by just simple press and hold action. Yes, imagine, you can hear R2D2’s endearing little tweet every time you receive a text.

Star Wars Geek? by FunFactoryApps

There is no reason to download the Star Wars Geek app except to answer the ultimate question…”How do you know if you’re a Star Wars Geek?” This app is hysterical. Users can scroll through at least 300 statements that will make any fan of Star Wars giggle. The app includes statements such as: “You know you’re a Star Wars Geek when you pass out while trying to move a pencil across the desk with the Force” or “You know you’re a Star Wars geek when you unsuccessfully get the last cheerio in the bowl and instinctively mutter, ‘the Force is strong in this one.’” Some of the things are definitely off color and for adult eyes only, but besides that, the app is great. FunFactoryApps also has another free Android app called Star Wars Lessons that is just as amusing once the geekside gets to be boring.

Star Wars 21 Clock Set 2x2 – Factory Widget

This is actually a free clock widget that allows the user to put a 2 square by 2 square Star Wars clock on their home screen. The user has the choice of 21 clocks with various Star Wars characters ranging from R2D2 to Mace Windu. It’s a fun way to put a clock on your phone.

Android Lightsaber by Eder Reuda Fernandes

A list of the best free Star Wars Android Apps wouldn’t be complete without including the Android LightSaber. The Google Play Store boasts many different lightsaber apps. Most of them are pretty much the same. You move your phone and it makes the clashing and swinging sounds of wielding a real lightsaber. What sets this app above the rest are two things: the lack of intrusive advertisements and variety of choices. With the Android Lightsaber the user can choose their hilt, lightsaber color, and character.

Angry Birds Star Wars by Rovio Mobile Ltd.

Rovio takes their Angry Birds franchise to a new level with Angry Birds Star Wars. This game is the best Angry Birds game yet. It gives players the opportunity to yield blasters and lightsabers to destroy Pigtroopers in classic Star Wars locations like Tatooine and Hoth. Both Star Wars and Angry Birds fans can enjoy hours of fun knocking those evil pigtroopers off into the atmosphere.

So there they are…the best Free Star Wars Android apps. If you know of any others please feel free to share in the comments below, and as one holopad owner to another…may the force be with you.


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)