Free apps for your Smartphone and Tablet PC

Websites to download free apps

At the sites below you can get apps (games and applications) for your smartphone or tablet pc, Some applications may not free, but you will also find hundreds of great freeware applications (free apps) for alternative.
  • http://market.android.com - to download thousands of Android apps
  • http://www.getjar.com - provides a variety of applications for Nokia, BlackBerry, Android, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, LG, Palm.
When the two sites above are not enough, you can try alternative sites below:
  • http://www.androidapps.com - Android apps
  • http://www.androidzoom.com - Android apps
  • http://101bestandroidapps.com - Android apps
  • http://gallery.mobile9.com - various applications for various types of mobile phones
  • http://www.ownskin.com - Android, Sony Ericsson, and Nokia - theme + wallpapers + screensavers
You can also search apps on file sharing sites like http://www.4shared.com

Tips to find free Apps using Search Engine

To find files with specific format, you can add a file format after the keyword, for example:
  • use keyword "file-name .Apk" - for Android App
  • use the keyword "file-name .Jar" - Java MIDP app
  • use the keyword "file-name .Sis" or "file name. Sisx" - Symbian app
  • etc.

How to Download

You just only need to try and follow the download instructions.

How to install apps

  • Android Market Apps
    the android market is very easy to use and navigate, just select the preferred application, download, and the application will be automatically installed in the smartphone / tablet pc.
    * you must have a Google account and logged in.
  • Non Market Apps
    1. Make sure the smartphone / tablet pc is allowed to install non-Market applications
      (for android: navigate to Menu -> Settings -> Applications and check the box marked "Unknown Sources".)
    2. Download the application
      * file-name.apk for android
      * file-name.jar for java MIDP (to use java midp apps on android smartphone, you must instal java emulator first, ak: Jbed)
      * file-name.sis or file-name.sisx for symbian OS phone

    3. Store app files in microSD
    4. Use File Manager to explore and open the file
    5. Follow the instructions
    6. Not all apps are supported by smartphone, when failed to install, look for other versions or other alternative applications
Good luck!

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