Top Android Apps of the Week

The Google Play Store is being updated all the time with new or updated apps. With all the different apps available to download you may not be sure what apps to get and you can even miss some of the best apps because they are lost in the mix. Here are 5 of the top apps on the Play Store for this week.

These are my top 5 Android apps of the week on the Play Store. I have choose these apps out of the most popular apps that are new or have recently been updated.

Despicable Me

Despicable Me Cover

Gru’s loyal, yellow, gibberish-speaking Minions are ready for their toughest challenge in Despicable Me: Minion Rush. Play as a Minion and compete with others in hilarious, fast-paced challenges in order to impress your boss, (former?) super-villain Gru! Jump, fly, dodge obstacles, collect bananas, be mischievous, and defeat villains to earn the title of Minion of the Year!

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Despicable Me Minion Rush is a Temple Run type game but based in the Despicable Me world and you play as a minion  The game has a 30 MB in additional files that need to be downloaded before it can be played. In the game you are running through Gru’s factory and swiping on the screen to avoid missiles and duck under lasers and to collect bananas. You can also know other Minions of the course to get more points. The game has a store to buy outfits and power ups and a social aspect so you can compete with your friends. This is a fun game for anyone who liked Temple Run and it adds the Despicable Me theme all through the game. The game is Free on the Play Store so you should check it out click the Play icon to go to the Game

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Vine a popular video creation and sharing app on iOS has come to Android and has gotten over 1 million downloads already. Vine is a app owned by Twitter which allows you to create 6 second video clip with audio and share it on Twitter and Facebook. You can create 6 seconds video clips and share them and the video loops. Vine app only works on Android devices running Android 4.0 or higher so if you have an older device you may not be able to download the app. I think of Vine as creating an animated GIF and not really a video but it is a cool app to create short video to share with friends and family. Vine is a free app and if you want to find out more about it check out the download page on the Play Store.

Vine                     Play Store



CPUZ SOC            CPUZ System

If you are interested in how your Android device is performing there is a new app on the Play Store that will give you in-depth information about your device. CPUZ is a well known application for PC has come to Android, CPU-Z is a free application that reports information about your device. A great app to give detailed information about your device. All you have to do is download the app and then it will show information on many different device components. The app is free on the Play Store and a app for anyone who wants to track the performance of their Android device.

cpuz                Play Store

Candy Crush Saga


Candy Crush Saga is a very popular game right now on all the platforms and it is a match game with candy. The game consists of having to reach a score of clear a certain number of squares before you run out of moves. You get point by matching three or more of the same candy. This game is fun and addicting and it is easy to play whenever you have some free time. Candy Crush Saga is free on the Play Store but does have in app costs if you need upgrades to help you get through some of the hard levels you play.

candycrush                  Play Store



Instagram is a well known photo app which allows you to take and share photos as well as add filters to change the look of the photo. The reason Instagram is popular this week is Facebook announced Instagram will know allow you to take a Vine like video for up to 15 secs. It’s a simple way to capture and share the world’s moments on your Android. Instagram allows you to customize your photos and videos with one of several gorgeous and custom built filter effects. Transform everyday moments into works of art you’ll want to share with friends and family.

Share your photos and video in a simple photo stream with friends to see – and follow your friends’ photos with the click of a single button. Every day you open up Instagram, you’ll see new photos from your closest friends, and creative people from around the world. If you haven’t tried Instagram yet it is free on the Play Store and it is a great photo service that now does videos.

instagram             Play Store

These are my top Android apps of the week I hope you have found at least one app that you like and since all the apps are free you should download them and try them out. These may not be everyone’s top apps of the week but they are very popular on the Google Play Store and apps that I like this week. If you are looking for more cool apps check out a full list of my other Android app reviews and maybe you will find more cool apps to try out.

Comeback next week for my new top Android apps of the week!

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