Top 20 Best Free Apps for iPhone, iPad and iPad Mini

Cheers for the top 20 best free iphone, ipad and ipad mini apps to download. The must-have apps are here. Another year of Apple I must say, not only because it became the world’s most valuable business, worth $153 Billion overtaking Google, worth $111 Billion, I read from a partner website of Webonist, Apple Inc. has also reached another milestone of having more than 10 billion apps downloaded. Wow!

These apps are totally free. I have compiled them all combining all genres –games, social media, photography, music, kids apps, finance, travel, news essentials and the like. Of course the default apps from Apple are separated from this list.  Definitely billions of users have downloaded these apps. They are the most downloaded and most used apps to iphone and ipad users. See what you’re missing.

Best Free Apps for iPhone, iPad and iPad Mini


GarageBand is the easiest way to create a great-sounding song on your Mac, ipad or Apple device. You can add realistic performed drum grooves to your song with Drummer. You can easily shape the sound of any instrument in the Sound Library with Smart Controls. You can experiment with other music controls like Bass Amp Designer, electric guitar amps and Pedalboard.


You can share just about everything on your iphone, ipad,Mac with this fastest file transfer app in the planet today.

PhotoScape X – Photo Editor

PhotoScape X is a fun and easy photo editor that enables you to fix and enhance photos. This is an All-in-one Photo Editor, Batch Editor, Photo Viewer, Cut Out, Collage Maker, Animated GIF Creator, Combine, Print, SCreen Capture, Color PIcker, RAW image and many more features.

PDF Reader Pro – Free Edition

This app makes job easier every day with free PDF converter. It has solid features like annotation, form filling and bookmarking. It allows you to maneuver through your PDF files, combine multiple documents, split your PDF into multiple files, insert pages from another PDF and PDF files as well. One of the amazing features I like about this app is the Text-to-Speech function which allows to read the doc to you in 6 different languages. How cool!

Word Wow Big City

One of the most downloaded free games in the Appstore this 2018 is Word Wow Big City. Having over 1.5 million downloads, this game adventure allows you to travel down buildings and skyscrapers using your word magic skills. Exciting!

Facechat for Facebook Messenger

Best app to instantly access Facebook account without having to open your web browser. You will have quick access to your Facebook newsfeed, photos and updates on your Apple device.


Yeah add this if you love tweeting or just love seeing people’s tweets. Set up your account by going to your gadget’s settings.

1Doc: Word Processor for Writer

This app is a lightweight, quick and fully functional word app. You can easily view and edit different kinds of documents as it supports DOC, DOCX, RTF, RTFD, TXT and ODT format. Very useful for authors and writers.

The Unarchiver

Very easy to use application that can unarchive many different kinds of archive files such as Zip, RAR (including V5), 7-zip, Tar, Gzip and Bzip2. That’s not all because it can also open older formats such as Stuffit, DiskDoubler, LZH, ARJ, and ARC. It is possible to open other kinds of file formats, too such as ISO and BIN disc images, some Windows .EXE installers and many more.


A must need app for a developer and coders to create applications for Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Apple Watch. It provides unified workflow for user interface design, coding, testing and debugging. The Xcode IDE combines with Swift programming language make developing apps easier and more fun.

Dr. Antivirus: Remove Malware

Mac devices have been safe from massive virus attack but that’s not an excuse to have an excellent anti-virus app like this to defend your computer from threats and malwares. Coming from the world’s leader anti virus, Trend Micro, Dr. Antivirus has also free Adware Cleaner which can remove all your adwares and restore your web browser back to normal.

Open Any Files: RAR Support

This app supports most file types and formats in Windows to open for Mac. good thing that it is free.


This free Instant Messaging app is free, no ads, very simple and secure. Over 100 million active users, this is known as one of the fastest messaging app on the market connecting people around the world. You are allowed to send media and files without limits and without size requirement. Your entire chat history also require no disk space on your device because it will be stored secured in the Telegram cloud on your control.

One Drive

Everything and all files on your One Drive account can be accessed using this app directly from the Finder. How amazing and helpful!

WhatsApp Desktop

You can conveniently chat on your desktop using WhatsApp and sync all your chats to your computer.

Polaris Office – Docs and PDF

One of the most useful app out there with 65 million users, this app will provide you all-in-one and complete Office Suite compatible with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Adobe PDF.

Telegram Desktop

This desktop version of Telegram will give you the same cool features of the pure Instant Messaging app with over 100 million users worldwide.


This app is excellent for Team Management. Slack brings team communication and collaboration into one place so you can get more work done no matter where you work – corporation, small company or a startup business. Communicate with your team and organize your conversations by topics, projects or anything. You can also message or call any person or group within your team.

Happy Chef 2

One of the famous free games in the Appstore, any age can enjoy this game.Cook a variety of dishes from all parts of the world and become a master chef in this Time Management game.

Dr. Unarchiver: RAR and Zip Tool

Best free Mac Unrar and Mac Unzip app in 2018, this is the fastest app to open RAR files which supports all common formats such as RAR, Zip, 7Zip, Gzip, Bzip, and many more. You can even preview any file directly without extracting it.

Fehl is the founder of Philpad and has been writing online for 12 years. She has a bachelor's degree in Accountancy and a background in Finance. She is a licensed Career Service Professional and author of a poetry book at Barnes & Noble. In her spare time, she likes to travel and discover new places.

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