Android Apps for India

One of the first activities after buying a new Android phone or tablet is downloading applications on the device. On one hand, there are generic apps like Facebook for Android, or Twitter or music players that work for everyone across the globe, but then there are service based apps or location based apps that are useful only for specific country or region. In this guide, we will list some of the best applications that will be useful for Indian Android users and are not generic like Facebook or Pulse or Feedly.

Apps for Indian Users:

Financial Android Apps:

Kotak Mobile Stock Trader: Official stock trading app from Kotak.
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Reliance Mutual Fund: Mobile transact on Reliance Mutual Fund, to view NAVs, your Portfolio, Purchase, Switch and other information.
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ICICI Financial Calculators: Personal Finance tool from ICICI group
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ICICI Stock Watch: Track BSE/NSE Equity quotes directly from your mobile phone
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iMobile: Official ICICI Bank Mobile banking application
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ICICI Bank Locate Us: Locate ICICI Bank ATM’s, Branches, and existing offers and get driving directions.
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State Bank Freedom: Official SBI Mobile Banking Android app.
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Citibank IN: Manage your Citibank Accounts and Credit Cards with Citi Mobile!
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Breeze India: Manage personal finance, view account and credit card details and a do lot more on this app from Standard Chartered Bank.
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Moneycontrol Markets on Mobile: Real-time information about the Indian and global markets through your Android device.
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NSE Mmobile Trading: NSE Mobile Trading system provides a revolutionary application suite featuring comprehensive trading and market monitoring platform.
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Shopping Android Apps:

Flipkart: Official Android app for the most popular shopping website in India.
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Naaptol: View, Compare and find information about over 2 lac products in 500 categories.
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Snapdeal: The official Android app of India’s one of biggest shopping sites.
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ngpay: Your shopping mall on the go. Buy Tickets, gifts, mobiles, electronics and a lot more.
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Amazon: Now shop on Amazon.in via Amazon global shopping application

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eBay: Official Android app for eBay, works for eBay.in listings too

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Homeshop18: Like other major Indian e-commerce websites, Homeshop18 too has an official Android app.
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News Android Apps:

Times of India: Official Android application of the popular Indian daily.
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The Economic Times: Official App of Economic Times Newspaper.
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NDTV: Official Android App of the popular Indian News Channel.
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IBNLive for Android: Official Android App of the popular news portal.
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MSN India News: Official App of MSN India News Section.
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AndroidOS.in: Our official app for all your Android news, views and review needs. Must Have application.
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Jagran Post for Android: News app from the Dainik Jagran group.
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MidDay: Want tabloid news, gossip and a lot more; get it from the official Android app of popular tabloid.
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Business Today: Official app of India’s leading business news magazine.
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Dinamalar: Official app of leading Tamil Newspaper.
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India Today: India Today is India’s leading weekly news magazine published by Living Media India Limited.
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NewsHunt: Don’t like installing different applications for different publications, try NewsHunt for all your news needs from India.
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Cricket Android Apps:

CricketNext Live for Android: Official App of popular Cricket website.
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NDTV Cricket: Official Android app of the known Indian Cricket portal.
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Cricbuzz: Official Android app of the famous Indian cricket website.
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ESPNCricInfo: Official App of CricInfo.
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Travel Android Apps:

Indian Rail Info App: Get all the information related to your travel needs relating to Indian Railways from this Android app: PNR Status, Train Search, Seat Availability and more.
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Indian Rail and Trains: A neat and very useful app for your all Indian Railways related news – check PNR status, check availability, train fare, berth position and more.

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MakeMyTrip:MakeMyTrip.com, India’s leading online travel provider is now available on Android.
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Ixigo Indian Rail and trains: One of the most comprehensive apps for India Railways. Find almost everything here.
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Cleartrip: Official Android app of popular travel services provider Cleartrip. Only Android app to offer inbuilt Indian Railways ticket booking.
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Also Read: Best apps for Indian Railways travelers.

Location Based Android Apps:

Localbeat for India: One of the most comprehensive local Android apps for India.
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MapmyIndia ShowNearby: Find nearest places of interests and other local information from this app.
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Quikr Classifieds: Find local classifieds from this official Quikr Android app.
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OLX Classifieds: Official Android app of OLX.com.
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Zomato: Find places of eat around you. Check ratings, menus, reviews, restaurant details and a lot more.
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BookmyShow: Official Android app of popular ticketing website.
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PVR Cinemas: Official app of famous multiplex chain.
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MyCityWay – India: Find the best local places, events, things to do, and so much more!
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Justdial: Official app of India popular local search engine.
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BookurTable: Book restaurant tables, order food directly from your phone, tablet.
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Entertainment Android Apps:

TV Guide India: It brings you TV schedule of over 150 channels being aired in India.
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India TV Guide: Another good TV guide Android app for India; covers over 200 channels.
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WHAT’S-ON-INDIA: A different approach to TV guides, it is a much-check.
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BigFlix: India’s biggest movie on demand service and the official website of Bigflix.
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Bollywood Hungama: Find any and everything about Bollywood here.
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Saavn Music: Listen to Bollywood and Indian music, free – anywhere, anytime.
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Navigation Android Apps:

Sabka Traffic: Want Traffic info; get real-time traffic details from nine major cities in India.
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NAVIGON India: GPS navigation app for India.
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Sygic India Navigation & Maps: Navigation app for India, offers everything for free like Google Maps. It includes comprehensive maps and no data requirement to work.
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Miscellaneous Android Apps:

Carwale: Official Android app for popular car related portal.
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PayTM: Simple & secure prepaid mobile recharge service in India.
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Dish TV: Manage your Dish TV account.
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Tata Sky Mobile Access: Read TV listings, share what you are watching or use as a remote app (needs hardware).
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    Very useful

  • hemanti

    insafusion : A simple to use photo blend camera application that allows you to mix up photos and share !!

  • Nitin Agrawal

    For all your local info needs you should take a look at the Asklaila – Street Smart app. It has a clean UI and results are really helpful.

  • Abhishek

    Good apps mentioned. But from my personal experience I must suggest apps Delhi City Navigator and Delhi Metro for anyone who wants to commute in Delhi.
    Try once.

  • Sagar

    There are no Language Learning apps mentioned… There are several apps such as “Learn Hindi Quickly”, “Learn Punjabi Quickly”, “Learn Gujarati Quickly”.. etc.

  • RoyalDust

    Bakwas article. There’s so much more that I know myself.

  • Nikhil Jain

    Asklaila have come up with thier app Asklaila-Street Smart .. Its one of the best apps for local search. Easy-Interactive UI and very extensive data.

  • Vikas

    BSNL App available now

  • praveen

    Thanks bro

  • Uday

    You forgot HDFC’s banking app, myAirtel (airtel’s app), Cleartrip