What are the best Android photo and video apps?

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    #1Instagram

    Instagram

    Instagram is a simple way to capture, edit, and share the users' favorite moments. They can express their artistic sides through their feeds. Users can follow their friends and family, and discover accounts from all over the world.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS, Windows

    Free

    Patricia Morgan
    Written on June 17, 2018
    "Instagram has always been the best photo and video app for Android. I enjoy being able to follow my family and friends with the app and it has always been easy to use and quick to navigate. "
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    #2YouTube

    YouTube

    YouTube is an online video sharing and streaming website that enables content creators to share their work across the platform's large user base and network. It's also available as an app for Android and iOS mobile devices. 

    Websites

    Free

    Jonathan May
    Written on June 22, 2018
    "You cannot get a better integration on android with YouTube. YouTube is so native that it works flawless on any android device. I love the feature where you just get back to the part of where you left off. Let's say you are viewing a video and you had to go in the middle of it , when you get back it remembers where you left off and starts back right there. Also so much content its unbelievable ."
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    #3Vigo Video

    Vigo Video

    Viga Video (formerly Flipagram) allows users to create and share compelling, visual slideshows and videos with filters, effects, and music. It also lets users create combined pictures into a video with music and filters.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Zhao Tang
    Written on November 26, 2017
    "This app is so much fun and so easy to use on your phone. You get to make great videos with music that makes your day so much better."
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    #4PhotoGrid

    PhotoGrid
    With PhotoGrid you can create photo and video projects with a high level of customization. Choose the material, add text, filters and stickers to create photos, posters, collages, memes and more.


    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Scott Hunt
    Written on November 22, 2017
    "I had other apps for photo editing which I though were good until I discovered this one. This is amazing and very easy to use. Does many functions and allowed me to uninstall the three apps that I needed to cover what this one does. Easy to learn and useful for all skill levels."
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    #5Tik Tok

    Tik Tok

    Tik Tok is a global video platform and social network where users can create their own short music video in 15 seconds. This app is also known as Douyin and was launched by Toutiao founder Zhang Yiming in September 2016.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Roger Jones
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "One of the cooler things about Tik Tok is that there is a large number of people currently using the app who will potentially be able to see any music videos that are released. In terms of actually creating the videos, users are provided with a good selection of video creation and editing tools to take their pick from and although some of these tools can take time to learn, the fact that the app is available for free makes it worth a little effort. "
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    #6PowerDirector

    PowerDirector

    PowerDirector is a video and photo editor app, with timeline video editing feature, and free video effects like slow motion, voice over, and action. The users can share their produced videos on YouTube, Vine, and many more platforms.

    Apps

    Android, Windows

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Alicia Gallardo
    Written on November 20, 2017
    "This is a good one for all my inspiring videographists. You can record, cut, snip, edit all in one directly from your cell phone!"
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    #7InstaSize

    InstaSize

    InstaSize is a photo and video editor app for Android and iOS devices. You can create collages and amazing videos. The app allows add text, there are more than 50 different fonts. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Gregory Hunter
    Written on November 16, 2017
    "I gave InstaSize a shot and it left me flat. The app does an okay job of light editing and you can do some collage effects, but I think that photo and video editing belongs on full size monitors, not mobile devices."
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    #8Pixgram

    Pixgram
    Pixgram lets you create and customize slideshows with video, photos and music. Import your content, mix it and add your favorite songs. You can share your slideshows on your social networks.
    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Amanda Castro
    Written on November 20, 2017
    "Pixgram is one of my favorite photo slideshow apps. It is so easy to add music in the background and I don't even have to upload it to my computer to then share it with my family on Facebook."
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    #9IGTV

    IGTV

    IGTV is a free video app from Instagram, available on Android and iOS devices, that lets users upload videos longer than one minute. It allows you to browse and watch videos from creators you already follow or find new ones. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Abel Salas
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "This application is fairly new and I think it has a lot of potential. It is also acceptable that there are som bugs and motion commands that aren't that good yet but overall I think this willl open new doors of opportunities for Instagram users such as myself because honestly I found it easy to use. It just needs improvement."

Summary

Best What are the best Android photo and video apps
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1InstagramApps 21 Free
2YouTubeWebsites 18 Free
3Vigo VideoApps 15 Free
4PhotoGridApps 13 Free
5Tik TokApps 8 Free
6PowerDirectorApps 8 Free
7InstaSizeApps 8 Free
8PixgramApps 6 Free
9IGTVApps 3 Free
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