There are thousands of iPhone apps available for download. There is an app for everyone in the app store. You might be new to iOS and might not be knowing lot about iPhone apps or you might have had iPhone for a while now and may be want to explore new apps out there. I am going to help you with choosing some of the apps which i feel are great and which i use everyday. Many of these apps are free while some of them are paid. These are apps and games which i feel are great and i know there are lots of apps which i will not be covering in this post, but the purpose of this post is to choose few good iPhone apps from so many out there.
This is world’s biggest social network and having it at finger tips is an amazing experience. Facebook app is a must for all of you out there. The latest is faster and lighter than previous versions of the app. Facebook is deep integrated into iOS 6 and it makes this a must have app.
iPhone : Facebook – Facebook, Inc.
iPad : Facebook – Facebook, Inc.
Pulse brings all your blogs, magazines, news at one place. This is a RSS app, it provides you with streams of feeds from your favourite blogs, websites, newspapers in a eye catching view. It is not for heavy RSS crowd, but if you follow small number of feed then this is a great choice.
Dropbox lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily. You can access any file you store on your Dropbox from all your computers, iPhone, iPad and even Dropbox website. Many such apps are available but Dropbox is the easiest and it syncs seamlessly on all your devices. This is a good iPhone app to have with you every time.
Say “Hello” to friends and family with an instant message, voice or video call on Skype for free. It is a great alternative ti FaceTime if you want to video chat with someone without an iOS device. It is very simple to use. You need a Skype account to chat with another Skype user. It is free to make Skype to Skype calls all over the world.
Google maps for iPhone is a great app. After Apple maps disaster, google came in to rescue with their maps app. It is simple and beautiful app. You now get turn by turn voice navigation, live traffic and most importantly it is accurate. It is not as integrated as Apple maps but it gets you where you want to go.
Google maps is available for your iPhone at app store.
Fantastical is the fastest and friendliest calendar app. Just type in what you want to do and the app will schedule it, no more messing around with sliders and dials and fields in Apple’s calendar app. The beautiful interface makes using your calendar fun and easy.
iPhone : Fantastical.
Camera Awesome takes your photos to the next level by shooting fast and taking sharper, better-exposed shots. You get to manually adjust the exposure and focus points and results are beautiful shots. This is a great iPhone app.
Google’s own YouTube landed on iOS when Apple removed the native Youtube app from its app-system. The new YouTube app has a better interface and you still can surf through all your favorite videos. I think it is a better YouTube app than it was before.
YouTube app is available at App Store for iPhone as well as iPad.
WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform smartphone messenger. You can exchange messages, pictures, audio notes and video messages with WhatsApp users at no cost. You need to be connected to internet to use this app.
iPhone : WhatsApp Messenger – WhatsApp Inc.
Search the web faster and easier with the latest search app from google. You can speak what you want to search and you get the result within a flash. Its way faster than Siri, it understands what you say and has very easy interface.
Google search app is available at App Store for iPhone and iPad.
iPhoto is a great photo editing app. With iPhoto for iOS, Apple brings Multi-Touch to photography is a breakthrough way. Browse, edit and share your photos from your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, like never before. All the power tools you need are at your finger tips.
iPhone : iPhoto.
iPad : iPhoto.
Make beautiful HD movies anywhere with iMovie, the fast and fun moviemaking app that puts everything you need to tell your story at your fingertips. Create Hollywood-style trailers or sophisticated home movies in minuets. And share your movies with the world – straight from iMovies.
iPhone : iMovie – Apple
iPad : iMovie – Apple
GarageBand turns your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch into a collection of touch instruments and a full featured recording studio, so you can make music anywhere you go. Use Multi-Touch gestures to play pianos, organs, guitars, drums, and basses. Enjoy a range of Smart Instruments that make you sound like a pro – even if you’ve never played a note before. This is a great iPhone app and even greater iPad app.
iPhone : GarageBand – Apple
iPad : GarageBand – Apple
Pages is the most beautiful word processor you’ve ever seen on a mobile device. Pages works with iCloud, so your document stays up to date on all your devices. Choose from templates and styles to instantly create beautiful letters, reports, flyers, cards and posters. You can edit or format your existing documents and you can share your work right from your device.
iPhone : Pages -Apple
iPad : Pages – Apple
Keynote is a very powerful presentation app designed for mobile device. You can make world-class presentations, complete with animated charts and transitions – as simple as touching and tapping. Highlight your data with stunning 3D bar, line, area and pie charts. Use full-screen view to present right on your iPhone or iPad, or use video mirroring to present on an HDTV.
iPhone : Keynote – Apple
iPad : Keynote – Apple
Temple Run is a infinite free running game. It is super addictive and fun to play game. This game has seen over 100 million downloads, out of which 75 million downloads were in last year alone.
iPhone : Temple Run – Imangi Studios, LLC
Fruit Ninja HD.
Fruit ninja is a juicy action game with squishy and satisfying fruit carnage! Swipe up to 8 fingers across the screen to deliciously slash fruits like a ninja warrior. It is a great addictive game to have with you on all your iOS devices.
iPhone : Fruit Ninja – Halfbrick Studios
Plants vs Zombies HD.
(Price : iPhone : Rs 170, iPad : Rs 390)
A mob of fun-loving zombies is about to invade your home. Defend it with an arsenal of 49 zombie-zapping plants that will slow down, confuse and mulchify all 26 types of zombies before they reach your door.
iPhone : Plants vs. Zombies – PopCap (Rs 170)
iPad : Plants vs. Zombies HD – PopCap (Rs 390)
Need for Speed Most Wanted.
This is the ultimate racing game for all you speed racers out there. This game has great graphics and is super engaging game. In this game you get to Make Trouble, Get Wanted, Leave your mark and go from Zero to Most wanted.
These are some of the Best iPad and iPhone apps, which i carry all the time on my iPhone and iPad.
Please feel free to write about your favourite iPhone apps in the comments section below.