Our favorite picks of the very best of android apps throughout the year 2014.

So, you’ve passed another year with your favorite smartphone OS. Android has grown enough to become a true mobile operating system in every aspect of look, feel and user experience. The android AppStore now featured over a million apps and we’ve seen some of the great mobile apps over the last year.

Here is a list of the 30 top android apps of 2014.

Inbox by Gmail
8.4Inbox by Gmail is an evolution of the Gmail inbox that allows you to organize, catalog and manage your emails. So you do not forget important things, read important information at a glance, create reminders and more.

Download Inbox (Free)

Google Now Launcher
9.1Google Now Launcher is an exciting application for Android users who want to try a new way to view and use their phones pitcher. With this launcher you’ll enjoy a more pure Android experience, such as quick access to Google Now, do voice searches through Ok Google or creating desktops without limit.

Download Google Now (Free)

minube: Your travel app
8.2Minube is a social network for travelers. The app allows you to discover over 250,000 places around the world to visit, where to eat and stay. You can get recommendations based on your mood, favorite colors or time available for travel.

Download minube (Free)

Horizon Camera
8.0Horizon Camera app for Android lets you record horizontal videos. No matter the position of the phone, the final video will always be horizontal. With this you can record videos at maximum regulation supported by your device.

Download Horizon Camera (Free)

Polaris Office + PDF
8.4Polaris Office is a complete office management tool that allows you to work with your office documents directly in the cloud. You can create and edit office documents, spreadsheets or presentations and store them in the cloud so you can access them anytime, anywhere.

Download Polaris Office + PDF (Free)

HERE Beta: Offline maps & nav
Nokia Here is a fully functional map application that allows you to enjoy offline browsing, GPS navigation and local search, share your location with its integration with Glympse, save favorite addresses, see traffic, public transport and its Satellite view.

8.8Download Nokia Here(Free)

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Hangouts Dialer – Call Phones
8.2Hangouts Dialer gives you the ability to call anyone who is in Hangouts user system. You can call any number directly from the application or use it to access the dialer screen.

Download Hangouts Dialer (Free)

8.5With this app people can ask for a car to take them to different destinations, the fee will be charged directly to the user’s credit card.

Download Uber (Free)

Google Fit
8.5Google Fit is a fitness tracking application for you with which you can monitor your times and calories in your physical activity. The application can automatically detect all your physical activities, when you are walking, riding a bicycle or running, and allow you to set personal goals and let you know if you are progressing towards them.

Download Google Fit (Free)

8.7BuzzFeed is one of the most interesting places to find the latest viral videos, images, links, and buzz. With its Android app you can discover all kinds of very flashy content that usually end up becoming viral, mark it as a favorite and even share on social networks.

Download BuzzFeed (Free)

DashClock Widget
9.0DashClock Widget is an alternative to traditional lock screen of Android smartphones. With this app you can deliver even more value to your lock screen, adding different extensions like unread emails, upcoming calendar events, missed calls time or alarm clock all on one screen.

Download DashClock Widget (Free)

Google Camera
8.1Google Camera is the official application of camera developed by Google for Android devices. It has introduced many cosmetic changes and, above all, very useful features to capitalize on the lens of your phone.

Download Google Camera (Free)

Z Launcher Beta
7.6The strongest feature of Nokia Z Launcher is the use of letters scribbling by hand to locate things that you attempt. For example, if looking for the Facebook you can simply write F with finger on the screen. Then the elements with letter F come in the screen, including applications, contacts and other options that you commonly use. This makes it much easier to access the application that you want without having to search around the device.

Download Nokia Z Launcher (Free)

Muzei Live Wallpaper
9.1Muzei Live wallpaper automatically changes the wallpaper of your Android device, and provides multiple sources through extensions so you always see something cute on your mobile.

Download Muzei Live Wallpaper (Free)

8.8You can keep all the items you want and read them later on your phone or your computer.

Download Pocket (Free)

7.8Surly, we all love to listen to our favorite songs, but sometimes it’s not always clear what they say. musiXmatch is a player that besides allowing continue to enjoy the best songs in the world, synchronize the lyrics of the song on screen.

Download musixmatch (Free)

Duolingo: Learn Languages Free
9.2Duolingo is your virtual and free languages professor from which you can learn different languages from your Android phone. This application is designed to help students have fun while assimilate new language concepts.

Download Duolingo (Free)

Magisto Video Editor & Maker
8.6Magisto is an advanced video editor with lots of special effects. It’ll do all the work for you, you only need to come up with a video and make it. Working with this application, you will feel like in your smartphone operates its own crew.

Download Magisto Video Editor (Free)

Wunderlist: To-Do List & Tasks
8.3With Wunderlist you can organize your schedules and list your pending tasks. You can also create reminders and store ideas that may be useful soon.

Download Wunderlist (Free)

Beats Music
8.0Beats Music provides access to a huge catalog of music; there are over 20 million tracks. If you like listening to music all the time, share with friends, create and discover new playlists and artists and, above all, to listen all the songs you want in good quality, Beats Music app is a must try.

Download Beats Music (Free)

PicsArt Photo Studio
8.7PicsArt is a powerful photo editor that will surprise you with its many effects. With this app you will be able to modify your photographs in many different ways: applying masks, making collages, adding stickers, writing text, rotating images, adjusting the color and many more.

Download PicsArt Photo Studio (Free)

9.1Pushbullet is a fantastic service that allows you to see your mobile notifications on your computer and easily share links, notes, lists, addresses and files between all your devices.

Download Pushbullet (Free)

500 Firepaper
8.7Download 500 Firepaper and get quality wallpapers for your Android device. This application gives you high quality photographs of many places in the world that do serve as a perfect decoration for your device.

Download 500 Firepaper (Free)

Nova Launcher
9.3Nova Launcher is a suitable launcher for Android users who want to have control of everything. This launcher allows you to configure almost everything, including applications grill or screen transitions among others.

Download Nova Launcher (Free)

7.8IFTTT automates your online behavior through different actions within your social network accounts, e-mail, instant messaging, etc. For example, when you change your profile picture on Twitter, IFTTT will also change your image on Facebook.

Download IFTTT (Free)

7.9Facebook Messenger allows you to communicate with your contacts on the famous social network at any time. You can automatically connect to Facebook chat without entering this network to send free messages to any of your friends.

Download Messenger (Free)

9.0Gmail allows you to manage your email account from a clean and convenient interface.

Download Gmail (Free)

ES File Explorer File Manager
8.9ES File Explorer is a file manager app that presents root functions, support for networking and a good number of complementary functions. Furthermore, it is customizable and well kept in the graph.

Download ES File Explorer (Free)

Pandora® internet radio
9.3Pandora is one of the most popular Internet radio streaming services. You only need to enter the artist name or song title and Pandora will create a custom radio station playing only subjects of the same gender.

Download Pandora (Free)

8.0Flipagram is an app that enables you to create your own multimedia hybrids right on your Android. You can select various images from your phone’s memory, add a song, and set the transition time between the different images that you add.

Download Flipagram (Free)

We also highly recommend you to checkout our lists of

Best Android Apps of All Time

Don’t forget to share your favorite apps with us in the comment section below.