Gaming apps are generally a whole lot of fun but sometimes the biggest smartphone wow moments come from watching an amazing tool for Android in action. In this spirit of making your life easier at the touch of a button, we at Life Of Android have trawled through our favourite utility app video reviews and pulled the best together in one handy compilation. There’s something for everyone here whether you want to plan your holiday with WorldMate, email faster with SwiftKey X Beta or simply find your lost handset with Wheres My Droid. If you’ve got a favourite utility app for Android, don’t forget to let us know in the comments sections below.
SwiftKey X Beta
Intelligent keyboard software SwiftKey X analyses your emails, social media activity and messages to provide a new level of predictive text. Truly astonishing.
Gallery Lock Pro
Gallery Lock Pro is an Android app that locks your private photos away from prying eyes. We may not endorse your questionable desire for picture secrecy but we certainly approve of this throughly effective app.
Wheres My Droid
Lost your phone and need to find it quick? You’ll be wishing you’d installed Wheres My Droid on your Android smartphone. Offering several aids to retrieval, from a white noise ringtone to GPS location mapping, this is an essential free app download from the Android Market.
Book hotels, find flights – and even build your own itinerary from confirmation emails – with WorldMate’s neat travelling app. It’s basically your ticket to holiday bliss with a minimum of hassle.
Track your running, cycling, skiing or other training activities with this GPS-based sports tracking app for Android smartphones. If you’re a fitness hound or simply trying to trim those excess pounds, RunKeeper will do your workout sessions wonders.