What are the best killing time apps for Android?

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    #1Blendoku 2

    Blendoku 2

    With Blendoku 2 you can prove your colour skills. It is an intuitive puzzle game that lets you learn in a fun way about colour theory.


    Games

    iOS, Android

    Free

    Kyle Murray
    Written on January 8, 2018
    "The best way to kill time is to play games and Blendoku is a great game. It is original and engaging, highly recommend. "
  2. 14

    #2Osmos

    Osmos
    In Osmos, you are a ball of matter in space filled with other randomly arranged balls of matter, which can accelerate by excreting part of its own mass, and grow by absorbing orbs smaller than them.
    Games

    iOS, Windows, Mac, Android

    $2.99

    Andrew Mitchell
    Written on January 10, 2018
    "Over winter break, I had a lot of free time. I really didn't know what to do with myself. I came on here to see if there were any good aps that I could just relax and kill time with. I was given the suggestion to try Osmos, a game about orbs that grow bigger and smaller. This simple game got me hooked. I was really happy with this suggestion. "
  3. 12

    #3Peak

    Peak

    This brain training app includes a coach that will challenge you with new workouts, track your progress and show you where and how you can improve, keeping you motivated and pushing you further.

    Games

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Austin Fields
    Written on April 9, 2018
    "Seems like a good choice to the open ended search. "
  1. 10

    #49GAG

    9GAG

    9GAG is a social media website where users upload their "user-generated content" with the purpose of humor and entertaining. Aside from the website, it also has an app platform for iOs and Android devices that can be downloaded for free.

    Websites

    Free

    Barbara Ellis
    Written on January 1, 2018
    "I love to use this app when I am waiting in line or waiting for an appointment somewhere. It never fails to entertain. The only drawback is sometimes it is so funny that I start laughing out loud, drawing attention to myself."
  2. 9

    #5Words With Friends

    Words With Friends
    Words With Friends is a free multiplayer game where you will have to prove your word skills. It supports chat in-game, 1p mode and English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese and British English languages.
    Games

    Amazon, Android, iOS

    Check price

    Lori Little
    Written on January 4, 2018
    "There has never been a better time killer than Words with Friends. Standing in line at the grocer? Sitting forever in a doctor or dentist waiting room? In a seriously boring work meeting where you can easily hide your android phone? Words with Friends will be there for you! Too fun for words - just get it. Now!"
  3. 8

    #6GK Quiz

    GK Quiz

    GK Quiz is a free app which features a large collection of quizzes of more than 15 categories. Improve your general knowledge, challenge yourself, have fun and share your score with your friends.

    Games

    Android

    Free

    Guillermo Vázquez
    Written on April 8, 2018
    "Great little app to burn some time while sitting in the waiting room at the dentist. Test your general knowledge of things whether you are just trying to kill some time, or preparing for an exam. Not only just simple questions either. Some are going to be tough analytical questions that will truly test your knowledge. "
  4. 6

    #7Prune

    Prune

    Prune allows people to have fun just by swiping their finger. With this beautiful game, you can give shape to your tree while you are hearing a meditative music.

    Games

    iOS, Android

    $3.99

    Raymond Cook
    Written on January 1, 2018
    "A calming puzzle game where you prune a tree while keeping within its balance of sunlight and other factors to make sure it stays up. Its very relaxing and puts you in a trance."
  5. 6

    #8StumbleUpon

    StumbleUpon

    StumbleUpon is a discovery engine that finds and recommends web content to its users allowing them to discover and rate web pages, photos, and videos. The service shut down in June 2018 in favor of a new discovery platform named Mix. *NO LONGER AVAILABLE*

    Websites
    Eugene Fowler
    Written on January 11, 2018
    "StumbleUpon is a unique site that allows you to one-click your way to a random website. It's a fantastic way to kill time and can help you find unique websites or services that may or may not be mainstream. The service has been around for a long time and is a lot of fun to experience. I highly recommend this app for when you are bored or need to kill time."
  6. 5

    #9Shadowmatic

    Shadowmatic
    Shadowmatic is an imagination-stirring puzzle app that works by rotating the floating objects until they match the shadows cast over the wall. The game is developed by Triada Studio Games for Android and iOS.
    Games

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Eugene Jensen
    Written on January 12, 2018
    "This appears to be a very interesting app. And based on the reviews, it's certainly worth downloading. I suggest giving it a shot."
  7. 5

    #10Guess The Emoji

    Guess The Emoji

    Guess The Emoji is a guessing game that is perfect for kids and for the whole family. You will be tested by solving emoji puzzles. You will also have to guess the emoji on the screen of your device.

    Apps

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Adrián Zamudio
    Written on January 8, 2018
    "I needed a good app to keep me from being bored while I am in the doctor's offices, and found Guess The Emoji to be the perfect solution as it keeps my time occuppied with doing puzzles."
  8. 2

    #112048

    2048
    2048 is a simple but addictive game where you must join the numbers with the objective of reaching the 2048 tile without getting out of the game. It's a strategy game in which the player needs to add the number to get to the goal. 
    Games

    Android, Online, iOS

    Free

    Kelly Black
    Written on January 6, 2018
    ""2048" is an amazing app for killing time on my Android. The game is super addicting. I play it whenever I have a few extra minutes."
  9. 1

    #12Drop7

    Drop7

    Drop7 is a simple but addictive endlessly numerical puzzle game in which you have to drop discs onto a 7x7 grid and match them. Use logic to set off chain combos and score more points.

    Games

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Christian Sullivan
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "Fun puzzle app in grids and matching games."

Summary

Best What are the best killing time apps for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Blendoku 2Games 15 Free
2OsmosGames 14 Paid
3PeakGames 12 Free
49GAGWebsites 10 Free
5Words With FriendsGames 9 Free
6GK QuizGames 8 Free
7PruneGames 6 Paid
8StumbleUponWebsites 6 Paid
9ShadowmaticGames 5 Free
10Guess The EmojiApps 5 Free
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