Are you one of the 50 million iPhone users looking to make your phone even better? Just got a new iPhone and need some tips on the top apps out there? Here’s a list of the top five free iPhone apps that you won’t want to live without.
In the week ending January 21, 2013, Temple Run 2 came in as the top free iPhone app. Developed by Imangi Studios, the goal of this game is to run as far as possible while avoiding many obstacles. Some changes you can expect to see in Temple Run 2 are new obstacles and a significant boost in graphics.
If your phone is lost or stolen, Find My iPhone is the app to have. It can be used to locate your phone and protect the data using another iOS device. The app also features a “lost mode” which locks your device and keeps track of where it has been. However, if someone turns off the phone, you are unable to locate the phone.
According to comScore, Facebook was the most popular mobile app of 2012 in the United States. With the Facebook app, you can access your news feed, profile, friends, messages, and more. In addition, you receive all notifications through the app. Recent updates to the app allow you to access to Facebook’s Gifts feature and the ability to tag friends in a post.
With over 10 million downloads in the first forty-eight hours of release, Google Maps is one of the best navigation apps available in the App Store. Google Maps sets itself apart from Apple Maps in the sense that maps are rigid, traffic details are very accurate, and it has a simple yet finely tuned design.
Instagram is a photo-sharing app and social network. Users can take pictures, apply a filter, and then share it with other users. With Instagram, you can turn a normal photo into a work of art. You can easily share these photos on other social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr.
An iPhone without apps is plain and boring. With over 775,000 apps available on Apple’s App Store, there’s a perfect app out there for everyone. Whether you’re looking to accessorize your phone with an iPhone case or great apps, the top five apps listed above are ideal for anyone to have.
Jordan Kissel is a content writer for Wireless Emporium, the leading online retailer for cell phone accessories.
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