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9 paid apps that are free today

Every now and then, apps for Android and iOS are available for free that would otherwise cost something. atechbook has taken a look around the Google PlayStore and Apple App Store and compiled a list of apps that are free for a short time.

The apps listed in this news are not permanently offered for free. The free promotion period is usually only for a short time. So if you are interested in an app, you should be quick with the download. For a better overview, we have focused our selection on apps for Android and iOS that have received at least one good rating and sorted them by category.

Free apps in the Apple App Store

Game apps

République (instead of 2,99 Euro)

This mobile game combines puzzle fun with sneak elements and strategic thinking. In a totalitarian surveillance state, the goal is to rescue a mysterious woman and smuggle her out.

4.3/5.0 stars (887 ratings)


PDF Cam Scanner: Photo to PDF (instead of 2,99 Euro)

This app accurately photographs documents and then converts them to PDF. A handy little app that’s free for iOS devices today.

4.3/5.0 stars (102 reviews)

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Creativity apps

The Great Photo App (instead of 3.99 euros).

The Great Photo App contains lessons on how to put the photo subject in the right light. From the appropriate image cropping, to technical know-how such as ISO value and the right setting, both beginners and advanced users learn in this free app.

4.0/5.0 stars (141 reviews)

Secret Private Diary (instead of 4.99 euros)

Motives to write a diary are many. This app facilitates access and you always have your own thoughts with you in the form of entries on your smartphone, linked to a practical timeline.

4.3/5.0 stars (24 reviews)

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Free apps in the Google Play Store

Action and adventure games

Stickman Ghost 2: Gun Sword (instead of 0,59 Euro)

This mobile RPG game offers plenty of action and is available today for free for Android users.

4.0/5.0 stars (30,744 reviews), 1,000,000+ downloads.

Thinking games

Sudoku Pro (instead of 2.99 Euro)

The popular brain game, in which the numbers from 1 to 9 have to be entered correctly, is available in this app in different difficulty levels. Both online and offline play is possible.

4.6/5.0 stars (6,089 reviews); 100,000+ reviews.

Math Connect Pro (instead of $1.99).

A math game that challenges the brain in a playful way. You can also compete against other players in challenges.

4.1/5.0 stars (161 reviews); 10,000+ downloads


Mobile Doc Scanner (MDScan) + OCR (instead of 4.99 Euro)

This app scans documents via camera and converts them to PDF.

4.3/5.0 stars (20,345 reviews), 500,000+ downloads

Lines Square – Neon Icon Pack (instead of 1,39 Euro)

More than 7000 icons are available in this app, there is one for every occasion.

4,7/5,0 stars (221 reviews), 10.000+ downloads


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