The best apps you will not find in Google Play
Google Play has become the main gateway to download applications. Whenever you have a big catalog and can finds it all good. Well, almost everything. There are some apps that refuse to go through this store and prefer to stay out but continue to offer all its creations. The reasons why they are there are several cases and found all kinds.
Despite being outsiders, it is worth taking a look beyond the walls of Google Play. There are very interesting applications that we can contribute a lot in day to day or even give us services and solutions that we already know apps do not give us. We will have prepared a selection of the best.
Xposed is a unique application in the Android world and also one of the most useful apps that you can install if you have done root. In fact, the latter is a fundamental requirement if we want it to work. With this app you can install modules to add features or modify other very easily.
Xposed grace is the number of modules out there and all we can do with them. Namely: how to use activated with one hand for any device , download Instagram photo , video playback in the background on YouTube , modify the navigation bar … Very complete and powerful but not you are getting on Google Play .
More information and download | Xposed
Kodi is one of the most complete multimedia centers that exist for Android. With it we can manage our video library on a computer and transmit it to other devices that are connected to the same local network. Easy to use, with many options and a classic because it takes many years between us, although probably you recognize by the name of XMBC.
Why not in Google Play? Has no legal problems whatsoever and some of its competitors as Plex yes they are it seems more a decision itself. But then it’s easy to find controls for mobile applications such as Yatse . Anyway, it is a very powerful multimedia center which is worth a try if you have a lot of series, film and music.
More information and download | Kodi
I talked to him yesterday. Many know him as the Chinese Spotify and there is nothing better than define. With this application you can listen to music in streaming or download to play offline. Is free, it has a very large and although it is in Chinese, has two good translation into English and Spanish catalog.
Why I can not lose Google Play? First because it is a Chinese service and applications move there from other digital stores that have nothing to do with that of Google. On the other, if he were to play he would meet many legal problems and providing access to content that probably has no copyright.
More information and download | NetEase
Want to remove advertising applications or web sites? If the browser that you took AdBlock is not enough , Adaway goes further and eliminates at a stroke all the banners that appear on app or browser. Effective, easy to set up and with one requirement: to have root to use it.
Why not in Google Play? Probably would find many obstacles when trying to access here as removing the relevant application brings many conflicts developers other apps. Enemies were not going to miss but you can try it without problems from their website.
More information and download | Adaway
Another good example of attractive and equally controversial application. We all know now and while I traijos depth analysis . With this app you can access a huge catalog of series and movies completely free. Also supports CC and so we can see him on TV at the touch of the button.
Explained this, it becomes clear why Popcorn Time will not be on Google Play. The eliminated at a stroke to see that you can access all that content at the touch of a button. It would be short-lived so the best thing is that we download and we install it manually. No choice.
More information and download | Popcorn Time
Sometimes the sound quality of a mobile or tablet is unsatisfactory. We can not change the speakers but make some changes to the equalization to improve their quality a little. Are there any applications for it? Of course, a few but none offer the same quality as VIper4Android.
With Viper suite we can improve the quality of low or modify various parameters such as surround sound. This application is not just about playing parameters, also has its own software and technology to improve the sound as possible. It requires patience and some technical knowledge but you can get much benefit.
More information and download | Viper
Showbox is another application Style Popcorn Time: a repository of series and movies that can see without having to pay anything. The interface is somewhat less successful but the application is quite powerful and has quality content and updated. And ye imagine why it is not in Google Play, right?
More information and download | ShowBox
One of the first applications I gave my mobile Android was use it to read weekly sleeves. As I have been changing mobile and having models with larger screens, its use has increased. Looking for an application to read? In Google Play there are a few but outside have a short list: Mangamania.
I personally do not understand why Animania is not in Google Play. Several of its kind in the app store, in fact to also allow you to download the memory directly. If you like the concept, they have variations of this idea but with other content: anime, Asian soap operas and cartoons in general.
More information and download | Mobi24
Another strange step application that does not want to go through Google Play though he had no problem to do so. MiXplorer is an excellent file explorer. In fact, it is a very complete option because it allows us to manage folders and documents of our Android with a lot of depth and options.
The interface is very neat and also has a search engine to find files in seconds. A very complete application that probably go unnoticed among the general public because they can only be downloaded from a thread on XDA forum. Its creator, by the way, has some very interesting new app: Notes and Deskclock .
More information and download | XDA
Watching TV on Android is possible. Diving for the network there are many services that broadcast streaming live chains but access to them is a bit tedious. Fortunately there are applications that make our lives easier and MobDro is perfect. It works well, it allows you to search content very fast and is free.
That it is not in Google Play probably has to do with there some other payment channel between the selection of content that offers ModBro. In addition, some broadcasters are quite reticent that their content is distributed to channels that are not their own.
More information and download | MobDro
If you’re looking for an application to view the lyrics of the songs you hear on your Android warn that the best app for it is not in Google Play. Where did you find? F-Droid and his name is QuickLyric. His name is true to its service because it is very fast when it comes to finding the lyrics.
Its operation is very simple: we started playing music, QuickLyric and she will take care of automatically seek to give the letter in a few second. A great example of how beyond Google domains are great applications too. In addition, it is free.
More information and download | F-Droid