18 paid apps available for 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

myDream Universe – Build Solar (otherwise $11.99)

Space simulation game where you can build your own solar system.

4.4/5 stars (497 reviews), allows in-app purchases.

Nimian Legends: BrightRidge HD (otherwise 2.99 Euro).

Explore an open world with lakes, forests, rivers, mountains and caves.

4.5/5 stars (138 reviews)

Rain Drop Catcher (otherwise 1,99 Euro).

Hit with raindrops always exactly on the potted plant.

4,3/5 stars (9 reviews)


Phone Drive: File Storage Sync (otherwise 3,99 Euro)

Turns your iPhone into a portable wireless flash drive.

4.7/5 stars (1700+ reviews)

Ray Financial Calculator (otherwise 5,99 Euro)

Simple, powerful and comprehensive financial calculator for business professionals and students.


BWP – Bear Walking Pal (otherwise 0,99 Euro)

Pretty widget with animated bear that helps to walk the required steps every day.

4,5/5 stars (13 reviews)

Swimmetry (otherwise 4,99 Euro).

Get the most out of competitive swimming with swimmer progress, goal tracking, head-to-head comparisons, live meet results and latest news.

4.4/5 stars (33 reviews)

Strongify Easy Workout Tracker (otherwise $8.99).

A fitness app that lets you track all your workouts in detail – including widgets.

4.5/5 stars (60 reviews), contains in-app purchases.

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Creativity apps

Dazzy – Retro & Vintage Camera (otherwise 2.99 euros).

Create photos with retro and vintage effects.

4.8/5 stars (65 reviews)

Pixelizator (otherwise 0,99 Euro)

Turns photos into small pixel works of art.

4.5/5 stars (282 reviews)

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Free apps in the Google Play Store

Action and adventure games

Tales of Illyria:Fallen Knight (Otherwise ($0.99).

As Lord Elric, players must take on enemies and find allies to help him in battle. Classic RPG game where each member has a distinct personality and reacts differently to illness, supplies, and decisions.

4.1/5 stars (2700+ ratings), 10,000+ downloads, includes in-app purchases.

ExtremeJobs Knight’s Assistant VIP ($0.79 otherwise).

A clicker with heroes, equipment and crafting system.

4.1/5 stars (15,000+ ratings), 500,000+ downloads, contains ads and in-app purchases.

Assassin Lord : Idle RPG (Magic) (otherwise 1.99 Euro).

A simple action role-playing game where equipment must be collected to defend against attackers.

4.2/5 stars (2800+ ratings), 100,000+ downloads, contains ads and in-app purchases.

Superhero Fruit Premium (otherwise 0,59 Euro)

Use robots to defend your base against constant monster attacks.

4/5 stars (2500+ reviews), 100,000+ downloads, contains ads and in-app purchases.

Puzzle games

Connect – colorful casual game (otherwise 0,89 Euro).

Connect the symbols with each other without crossing other symbols

4.2/5 stars (1000+ reviews), 50,000+ downloads, contains ads and in-app purchases


Equalizer & Bass Booster Pro (otherwise 1,89 Euro)

A handy equalizer with bass boost function.

4,2/5 stars (2100+ ratings), 50.000+ downloads

Knobby volume control – Unique volume widget app (otherwise 0,69 Euro)

Knobby offers the classic knobs to change the volume.

4,5/5 stars (1000+ reviews), 10.000+ downloads, contains ads

Paper Ocean Live Wallpaper (otherwise 1,19 Euro)

Live wallpaper with “South Sea” ambience in comic look.

4,5/5 stars (330++ reviews), 10.000+ downloads