The 10 Best Android smartphone and tablet apps

We select the best downloads for your Android-powered device
£Free

Snapseed

Non-destructive editing, customisable filters, tons of pro-level tools, and a playful interface. Are you sure this is free? (Yes.)
£3.19

Bring You Home

Turn back time and use sliding panels to change the future and rescue your petnapped chum. Cher it with all your friends!
£4.99

Oddmar

An angry beardy Viking hacks up the notion mobile platformers are rubbish, in this polished and console-like cartoon romp
£4.99

Bloom: 10 Worlds

Go ‘full Eno’ with ten experimental sound stages that explode living art with ambient soundtracks from beneath your fingertips
£Free

Data Wing

Free to download and free from IAP and ads, but packed with character, exciting races and a heart-twanging storyline. Get it now
£3.50

Metamorphabet

A, B, C, D, E, F, G. This alphabet app is quite freaky. (Seriously: the B grows a beard and a beak then spews bugs.)
£7.99

David Bowie is… 

… inside your phone. Or an AR take on the critically acclaimed exhibition is, beamed on to a desk like you’re a giant at a private view
£Free

Super Cat Tales 2

A pawsome platformer fully optimised for mobile. Two-thumb controls, loads of colourful levels, and adorable moggie heroes. Snap it up meow!
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£Free

sok-edit

Make collages the old-fashioned way, hacking perfectly good snaps to bits and gluing them back together in creative/terrifying new ways
£4.99

The Room: Old Sins

The devious puzzle series hits new heights as you attempt to untangle the mysteries within a terrifying and impossible abandoned doll’s house