The Android operating system is one that has many features that makes it a superb one. Android on your smartphone, gives you access to many utilities which are quite useful. Although they are handy, but you’ll surely want something better. Utility tools provide a fast and easy way to do things that may seems difficult. This post has 5 best apps that will serve as utility on your Android smartphone.
1. Find My Device by Google
Find My Device is one of those apps that you can find useful as a utility app. And it is completely free. With the app, you can ping and know the location of your Android device in case it is stolen. We t works pretty well with phones, tablets, and even Wear OS smartwatches. It is also possible to lock your Android device, erase it, and show a message on your device to alert the finder and beg to return it. It is designed by Google and they make it free.
2. Advanced Phone Cleaner
The utility app, Advanced Phone Cleaner packs a bunch of features that are powerful in cleaning your Android device. The features do the work in a short time and this makes it great to have on your phone. Its highlights is Junk Cleaner. There are other things the app is capable of doing such as security, management, and optimization. It also comes with a File Manager and Duplicates Cleaner that includes filters that can be adjusted to match your needs. File Manager does the filtering based on size while Duplicates Cleaner is based on time.
3. AirDroid: Remote access & File
The app, AirDroid uses the AirMirror technique to transfer files. This makes it possible for you to communicate with your smartphone remotely from Linux, Windows, and Mac for free. Features which makes the app stand out are notification mirror, managing contacts, and SMS, taking and making calls from PC, accessing phone camera from desktop, view, and record phone screen without root and many more. The app allows you to use any app installed on your Android device on your computer. With AirDroid, transfer across device and even iOS and Android is possible without mobile data.
IFTTT is a tool for Android that does automation. It is an excellent app that lets apps relates with other apps on your phone. For instance, you can make the app always share your blog post to Facebook after it has been published. This is just the tip of the iceberg as it can do many amazing things. There are many apps that work with IFTTT, so you can do things like control your smart bell. There are several applets that IFFTTY will respond to and you can ‘google’ to find as many as are useful to you.
5. Google Lens
Get more information about everything that’s around you with Google Lens. Let the focus be on words(text) and get information connected to it. For instance, if you have an unknown rock in your hands, you can search and the app gets you the related information instantly. Let your knowledge go broad with you getting details about everything you come across. No matter what it is, a car or a cat, the app will get the details for you. This app gives more accurate information than its competitors.