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Top 10 Best Apps for Samsung Galaxy S4

Updated on July 18, 2013

Owning a new Galaxy S4 will totally change how you communicate and be entertained every day. This amazing android-powered mobile device is one of the most competitive in the market today as it comes with an ingenious design, exciting features, and impressive processing power. Many even agree that it is the only handheld device which can fairly battle against Apple’s iPhone 5.

Nevertheless, hardware alone regardless how powerful it may be will end up useless without a set of applications that can challenge its potentials to the limit. You spent a considerable amount to purchase a new Samsung Galaxy S4 making it justifiable to invest a bit more for android apps that can serve as perfect additions to your new mobile’s functionality and can greatly improve your overall experience. The biggest problem in this scenario is sorting out countless android apps offered in various sources nowadays in search for those that are truly important. To serve as your comprehensive guide, here is a list of the Top 10 Best Apps for Samsung Galaxy S4.

Your mobile device’s hardware prowess will drastically be affected by a virus infection. This is why having a Samsung Galaxy App which can offer optimum is truly worthwhile. Avast Mobile Security is not just a simple virus killer. It has tons of added features which includes an app management, remote wipe, remote lock, batter manager, and safe browsing. This mobile security app comes with one of the most powerful and efficient anti-virus engine. It also frequently releases update packages to keep your Samsung Galaxy S4 protected even against the latest threats. The best part of all is that Avast Mobile Security comes with an easy-to-use interface so virtually anyone can use it efficiently.

This internet browser for Android is a perfect choice for those who are subscribed to a limited internet plan. Opera’s servers compress web pages making them lighter and introducing a much faster and convenient online browsing experience. Like any other browser for android, it comes with a number of interesting features such as zoom and print. It also allows users to save a web page so loading them the next time around won’t require so much time. The Opera Mini is an underrated internet browser especially nowadays where almost everyone only thinks of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome as their best options. If you want to explore a new and promising option, the path towards Opera Mini is truly worth following.

Those who never tried using touch-screen capable mobile phones before will struggle the first time they compose a text with a Samsung Galaxy S4. This is a normal scenario and it usually takes more than a month of continuous use before an inexperienced user gets the hang of it. But then again, there are some cases where you simply don’t have the luxury to spend a lot of time practicing because using your mobile effectively is imperative to carry out crucial work or school-related responsibilities every day. This is where the importance of Swype Keyboard comes to play. This is an app that can help you type faster and more efficiently with a touch-screen capable phone like the Samsung Galaxy S4. It also comes with tons of interesting and useful features such as multiple language support, talk-to-text dictation, multiple keyboard configurations, and a learning engine that can record your texting behaviors and make the experience easier each time.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is more than a device for communication. By grabbing Pulse, a known news reader for Android, it can totally replace your everyday newspaper. The exciting part is that Pulse makes it easier to share articles and scan through headlines. It is closely comparable to Twitter due to its simple but effective style. Thousands of Samsung Galaxy S4 users fell in love to this portable news reader not just because of its handy features but due to its well-organized and chic interface as well.

Are you an avid fan of Twitter and is currently maintaining either a personal or corporate account? Managing it is possible through your Samsung Galaxy S4 by simply installing Plume. Many consider it as the best Twitter client for android as it offers user-friendly interface and added features which helps you tweet and be updated about the latest trend on Twitter in a matter of seconds. Users can also customize Plume for it to perfectly blend with their specific needs and aesthetic preferences.

Other than being free, there are several more reasons why Netflix for Android downloads reached sky high. With this app at hand, you can turn your Samsung Galaxy S4 into an entertainment theatre where you can choose from a limitless number of movie titles. The subscription fee still applies but it’s certainly a worthwhile investment for those who are always on the go but wouldn’t want to miss out on the latest movie trends. The Netflix app for Android remains as the perfect solution to satisfy your cravings for high-quality blockbuster movies regardless if you are a fan of new superhero movies like the Iron Man series or classic sci-fi theatre releases like Star Wars.

Do you often forget minor details on your daily work tasks or important occasions? EasilyDo can help you solve this issue before it ruins your life. This Android App for Samsung Galaxy S4 is not an average planner. It supports social and calendar services, and suggests simple actions from an easy-to-use dashboard. With this pp at hand, you don’t have to worry about forgetting a friend or family’s birthday anymore since it will instantly send a greeting or a gift on the exact date. Relationships are important and you don’t have to give it up for career since Android apps like EasilyDo are always within reach to make life worry-free and more satisfying.

Facebook is currently crowned as the most successful and famous social media network. The site started out as a basic platform where school friends hang out and turned out to be one of the biggest names to hit the internet. Since almost everyone has a Facebook account, having its Android app version installed on your Samsung Galaxy S4 is a must. By doing so, you can be updated about what’s going on with your family and friends in just a few swipes even while you are travelling or at school. Facebook for Android also consumes a minute space on your phone’s storage, leaving you with no reason not to install such a wonderful social media app.

Dropbox’s fame is undeniable. However, only a few are aware about the presence of its much secured market competition called Box. This app offers all the features Dropbox delivers but with added security as it allows users to protect their files through a password. New users of box are given free 50mb worth of storage space so trying it out is definitely a must particularly for those who often use your Samsung Galaxy S4 to share crucial and private files.

Are you searching for a free, reliable, and easy-to-use communication network? Skype will surely end up as one of your best choices. Skype for Android supports video calling and chatting. Due to its stability and friendly user interface, Skype has been used not just casually but in business as well as it can serve as a connecting tool which allows you to meet up with business partners whenever and wherever. It doesn’t take up so much space and won’t overuse your mobile’s processor. Your new Samsung Galaxy S4 surely won’t be complete without installing this innovative communication gateway.

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    • androidfan profile image

      Rajesh Bhuin 

      5 years ago from India

      If you can root this phone then there will be some more cool apps which can be used on Samsung Galaxy S4.

    • dailytop10 profile imageAUTHOR


      7 years ago from Davao City

      I'm glad to hear you find it useful!

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      Victor W. Kwok 

      7 years ago from Hawaii

      Thanks for the useful tips. I should definitely get the keyboard.


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