Thanks to mobile apps, everything we need in our daily life is getting done in a mere second at the tip of our fingers. These applications have transformed the way we lead our lives. Play store offers us a wide range of apps, even hundreds for the same purpose we get confused about which one to be selected.
The one problem while downloading them is the concern with the storage space. When we look at the play store almost all of the apps are designed for medium or high budget phones, leaving many of the android phone users with their old phones with less memory space in vain.
Secondly, the quality of apps also does matter. Even though they are convenient to download, they will be basic and lacks inefficient user experience as compared to large apps.
But don’t worry, we are here to help you. Here is a list of the top 15 smallest apps available in the play store for Android phones, which is very useful. Most of them are below 1MB, so no further ado let’s check out low MB android apps.
Best Smallest Apps for Android
Here is the list of top 20 small size android app that can be downloaded without wasting extra space on your phone. Remember all these apps may not be as good as larger apps. But they are very useful for sure.
- Via Browser
- Look watch- Thief Catcher
- Click to chat
- MP3 Cutter and Ringtone Maker
- Bubble Breaker
- Renegade Launcher
- Doodle Cricket
- Fake Battery
- Photo Editor Ultimate Free
- Notification Stop Watch
- Empty Folder Cleaner
- ColorNote Notepad Notes To Do
- Dolphin Zero Incognito Browser – Private Browser
- Dimly – Screen Dimmer
- Notification Shortcuts
- All In One Shopping App: Online Shopping App
- J Touch
Let’s see the above in detail.
1. Via Browser
A minimalistic app yet a good alternative for slower browsers. Features like incognito mode, night mode, web page save, network log, desktop view, etc are available. If you are looking for an additional browser other than the default one this is a good option.
Size: 525 KB | Downloads: 5 M+
Download from here: Via Browser
2. Lockwatch- Thief Catcher
Do you think someone is often trying to unlock your phone in your absence? Lockwatch can help you by taking a secret photo of the intruder if he tries to open your phone with a wrong password. Then it will email you the photo along with the location. So, even if your phone went missing, don’t worry.
Size: 213 KB | Downloads: 1 M+
Download from here: Lockwatch – Thief Catcher
3. Click to chat
If you want to have a WhatsApp chat with numbers you don’t want to save download this app. This app is actually an improvement of a feature in WhatsApp that allows you to chat without saving the number, where you need to use a link every time while starting a new chat. Save the number in this app and you can easily chat through WhatsApp anytime.
Size: 99 KB | Downloads: 5 M+
Download from here: Click to chat [small, no ads]
Gurk, the 8-bit RPG is for old school RPG fans. In this game, there will be 24 dungeon levels, 44 different items a 23 unique monsters with 3 main characters- knight, archer and the wizard.
Size: 89 KB | Downloads: 500 K+
Download from here: Gurk, the 8-bit RPG
Want to know how much memory space does all the apps and data in your phone uses. Try DiskUsage. This app will give you storage analysis in proportion to the total space available on your phone. DiskUsage comes handy if you are using an old or low memory phone.
Size: 204 KB | Downloads: 1 M+
Download from here: DiskUsage
6. MP3 Cutter and Ringtone Maker
You just heard a new song and want to make it your ringtone. Searching for an easy tool for cutting the song? Use MP3 Cutter and Ringtone Maker. Here you can record a new song and edit it as you wish.
Size: 2 MB | Downloads: 100 M+
Download from here: MP3 Cutter and Ringtone Maker
7. Bubble Breaker
A classic puzzle game that suits phones with low memory space. It’s a simple game. There will be bubbles on the screen and you need to match the color group of bubbles. Then click on a color group of bubbles to destroy them. More bubbles you destroy, the higher the score.
Size: 2.2 MB | Downloads: 5 M+
Download from here: Bubble Breaker
8. Renegade Launcher
A great app to go for if you want to change the way your smartphones looked, with its floating apps. This customizable app brings a new concept that is better than conventional ones.
Size: 195 KB | Downloads: 100 K+
Download from here: Renegade Launcher (Beta)
9. Doodle Cricket
Another small game app. With added sound effects, game pause options, and full of fun. If you are looking for real fun with cartoonish character cricket game then doodle cricket is definitely for you.
Size: 303 KB | Downloads: 1 M+
Download from here: Doodle Cricket
10. Fake Battery
Ever been in a situation where you had to hand over your phone to another person even though you hate it? This app can help you. When you launch this app a set of combined images like ‘Low battery, connect charger” will appear on your smartphone screen, so that you can fake and make an excuse.
Size: 170 KB | Downloads: 100 K+
Download from here: Fake Battery
11. Photo Editor Ultimate Free
It is one of the best photo editing apps available. You can edit, retouch and send images in your gallery using this app. The plus side is you only need less than 1MB for this android app.
Size: 577 KB | Downloads: 1 M+
Download from here: Photo Editor Ultimate Free
12. Notification Stopwatch
An open-source stopwatch which can be controlled from the notification bar. Saves time that we usually spend to find the default stopwatch on the phone.
Size: 34 KB | Downloads: 10 K+
Download from here: Notification Stopwatch
13. Empty Folder Cleaner
Easy to use an empty folder cleaner. It helps to scan, delete the folder from internal and external storage using multiple options so that you don’t have to worry about unwanted folders wasting your storage spaces.
Size: 526KB | Downloads: 1 M+
Download from here: Empty Folder Cleaner
14. ColorNote Notepad Notes To Do
It is basically a notepad app that helps to organize your notes, checklists, to-do lists in the order of its colors. It also has features like reminders, searches, online backup, calendar view, etc.
Size: 2 MB | Downloads: 100 M+
Download from here: ColorNote Notepad Notes
A minimal drawing app specially designed for low-end devices. It has a zoom-in 64x and zoom-out 4x option. Even though it is still in development you can draw or make easy handwritten notes in it.
Size: 150 KB | Downloads: 10 K+
Download from here: draw15
16. Dolphin Zero Incognito Browser – Private Browser
One of the best incognito browser apps for android. Dolphin Zero will never track or save your history, data, location, passwords or cookies.
Size: 453 KB | Downloads: 1 M+
Download from here: Dolphin Zero Incognito Browser – Private Browser
17. Dimly – Screen Dimmer
Ever got tired eyes because reading from the bright screen on your phone? Go for Dimly app for android. Night eye protector app using which you can adjust the screen brightness as per your comfort. Plus it is below 1MB, requires comparatively less memory space as compared to other apps with the same feature.
Size: 0.92 MB | Downloads: 1 M+
Download from here: Dimly – Screen Dimmer
18. Notification Shortcuts
As the name indicates it adds shortcuts to your smartphone notification area so that you can easily find them in urgent situations. Using this app you can create shortcuts for apps, bookmarks, and settings.
Size: 842 KB | Downloads: 50 K+
Download from here: Notification Shortcuts
19. All In One Shopping App: Online Shopping App
Tired of dowing loading multiple shopping apps? Worried about all these apps wasting too much space on your phone? All In One Shopping App can be a good answer to this problem. It has 10+ categories and 100+ online stores available just for shopping in need only under 2MB of system space.
Size: 1.3 MB | Downloads: 10 K+
Download from here: All In One Shopping App: Online Shopping App
20. J Touch
JTouch is an assistive touch button using which you can perform actions like a home key, back key, recent apps, notification panels and many more by simply swiping or tapping it.
Size: 627KB | Downloads: 500 K+
Download from here: J Touch
Popular Lite Apps
The list doesn’t end here. Not only app developers but also the technology giant Microsoft and other top social media platforms are also offering small size apps that fit all android users without compromising quality.
In 2017, Google launched Android Go, an optimized version of Android Oreo with preinstalled default apps for android mobiles with low storage or low memory size.
- Google Go
- File Go
- Gmail Go
- Google Maps Go
- Google Assistant Go
Other popular lite apps are:
- Facebook Lite
- YouTube Lite
- Facebook Messanger
- Twitter Lite
- Skype Lite
- LinkedIn Lite
- Uber Lite
- Amazon Kindle Lite
Nowadays almost all apps have lite versions.
So, this is it. As you all know there are hundreds of small but useful app available for android users. This list only has the top 20 of them. If you use or know about more kindly share in the comments below.
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