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   2. Best Free Home & Office for Android
Best Free Office Suite for Android
Documents To Go
(4.65 MB)
 
View MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint files on the go, supports for doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt and pptx formats. Sadly features such as creating and editing are for paid-for full version unless they already came unlocked with your device.
 
Google Docs
(1.02 MB)
 
Access, edit and share your Google documents with your friends directly with this new app for Android. You can also create a document, spreadsheet, or even take a photo of printed text, tap OK for it to upload and convert to a Google document with optical character recognition. Not all features of the Web version are available in this app so far.
 
Kingsoft Office (English)
(4.5 MB)
 
View and edit Microsoft office documents including Word, Excel and Powerpoint, with more complete editing and formatting features for Word but they're still lacking for Excel and Powerpoint. You can also use it to create a new Word or Excel file except for Powerpoint.
 
Best Free PDF Reader for Android
Adobe Reader
(1.49 MB)
 
View PDF files clearly on selectable viewing modes such as fit-to-screen, continuous scroll or reflow text, supports for multi-touch zoom and navigation, and sharing PDF files via bluetooth or email.
 
Best Free E-Book Reader for Android
Moon+ Reader
(2.3 MB)
 
Read books in various formats such as ePub, txt, html, chm, fb2, umd or zip, with user settings for visuals, controls and themes. You can also bookmark, highlight, add notes and lookup words, and get free ebooks from online libraries. (App of the Week)
 
Best Free Calendar for Android
Jorte
(2.53 MB)
 
A good calendar in a monthly or weekly view with a scheduler function and other useful features such as data import and export, acquire national holidays, sync events and tasks with Google calendar and more.
 
Calendar Pad
(164 KB)
 
Better than the default calendar that comes with your Android devices, it allows you to see your events with text in day, week or month views in addition to other features.
 
Best Free Timer and Alarm Clock for Android
StopWatch & Timer
(667 KB)
 
Where to look for other than this well-designed stop watch and count down timer? It's clean and simple, with optional colors and alarm sounds. A reliable tool to get ready for use.
 
AlarmDroid
(1.3 MB)
 
Besides most basic features, it has flip-and-snooze allowing you to turn the alarm clock back into snooze mode by turning over the phone, speaking clock announcing the time and local weather conditions, music or an Internet radio stream for alarm tone, and more.
 
ZDclock
(2.5 MB)
 
It's not just a simple wake-up alarm clock, but also a reminder for all what matters in life such as birthdays, anniversaries, conferences or any important events that you don't want to miss. Settings such as notification, ringtone and others are a plus.
 
Best Free Notepad and Notebook for Android
Evernote
(3.68 MB)
 
Take notes, ideas, pictures and recordings with your mobile device, and sync them instantly to your Web or PC version. Not only can it index all your notes, Evernote recognizes the actual text within the pictures so that you can search them easily.
 
Springpad
(1.2 MB)
 
Quick and easy to add and organize notes, tasks, reminders, bookmarks, clippings, media or anything you want to remember in one place. Better still, it's synchronized and accessible on your device and on the web.
 
Catch Notes
(1.01 MB)
 
Capture all notes including text, images, locations, ideas, reminders and snippets of information in one place, protect them with password and sync to Catch.com for backup and online access.
 
Best Free Reminder / To-do List for Android
Astrid Task /Todo List
(1.64 MB)
 
Get stuff done with this easy-to-use reminder and to-do list, with an optional widget for your device's homescreen. You can also sync your list with Google Tasks and Producteev.com.
 
ColorNote Notepad Notes
(535 KB)
 
A handy note taking app in the form of text and checklist by color, with reminder, password, search and backup functions. You can easily schedule your notes and to-do lists in a calendar, pin a reminder on the status bar or stick a note on your homescreen via widgets.
 
Best Free Personal Finance for Android
Financisto
(1.8 MB)
 
An open-source personal finance manager lets you record and monitor your daily transactions with multiple accounts in any currency you choose. Useful features include scheduled and recurring transactions, budgets, reports, backup and restore database, export to CSV or QIF files.
 
Expense Manager
(222 KB)
 
Easily manage your expense and income accounts by categories and scheduled transactions. Supported features include payment alerts, expense reports and charts, password protection, import and export of account activities, etc.
 
Personal Finance
(601 KB)
 
On top of Expense Manager, you can do more with stock portfolios, market overview, financial news, real-time stock quotes, market indexes and rates, currency converter, loan calculator and more.
 
Best Free Dictionary and Thesaurus for Android
Merriam-Webster Dictionary
(19 MB)
 
Type in or speak a word to look up its definitions, audio pronunciations, example sentences, synonyms and antonyms which are accessible offline. Most words including highlighted ones are hyperlinked for a tap to search deeper. Other features include Daily Word and Recent Searches. Ads supported.
 
Arcus Dictionary
(6.19 MB)
 
Fast and ad-free dictionary with more than 165,000 words, definitions and synonyms without requiring network access after install, supports for text-to-speech, word hyperlinks, favorites and other options.
 
Dictionary.com
(1.3 MB)
 
Includes 375,000 words and definitions, 300,000 synonyms and antonyms, audio pronunciation, example sentences, voice-to-text search, hyperlinked words, favorite words list, Word and Question of the Day, homescreen widget, etc. Network connection required and ads supported.
 
Best Free Encyclopedia for Android
Wikipedia
(558 KB)
 
Search in your preset language for useful information from millions of articles written collaboratively by volunteers around the world with this official app optimized for your Android device, with today's featured article, save pages for offline viewing and other features such as optional font size, copy and share.
 
Wikidroid (Wikipedia Browser)
(377 KB)
 
A good alternative to the official Wikipedia app, Wikidroid allows you to view all Wikipedia articles formatted perfectly for your device in a fast and sleek interface with zoom, bookmark, copy, share and other features including save pages to SD card. Ads supported.
 
Best Free Translator for Android
Google Translate
(2.14 MB)
 
Instantly translate text between more than 50 languages with voice input and text-to-speech supports, dictionary results and more.
 
Best Free Calculator for Android
Cube Calculator
(132 KB)
 
An excellent and easy-to-use calculator with math expressions, memory and history entries that can be edited for a recalculation without the need to enter them all over again. It comes with scientific functions and other useful features such as radix mode, time calculation and more.
 
RealCalc
(126 KB)
 
A scientific calculator that's fully featured and complete with unit conversions. Useful features include result history, digit grouping, 10 memories and more. Handy to use on a mobile device.
 
handyCalc Calculator
(1.4 MB)
 
It's powerful enough to solve equations with variables and functions, draw graphs for math expressions, and with unit and currency converters built-in, though it didn't respond well to a long expression when tried. (If the keypad doesn't work, please try the previous version from the developer's site.)
 
Best Free Unit and Currency Converter for Android
Unit Converter
(461 KB)
 
Wopnersoft's Unit Converter converts most common units of measure and currency in a simple and clean design. It's easy to use and allows for saving commonly used conversions to a favorites list.
 
Exchange Rates
(750 KB)
 
Set a base currency you like, add other currencies to the conversion list and long press one of them to view charts in a time range you choose. Overall, it's an elegant currency converter that's easy to use, rich in features, integrated with a calculator, supporting online or offline mode and has no ads.
 
Best Free Compass for Android
Compass
(491 KB)
 
Use this handy tool to check for direction, navigate from one place to another and for everything that is location-based. You can also easily make a quick note about the location using Catch Notes.
 

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