What are the best task automation apps for Android?

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  1. 14

    #1AutomateIt

    AutomateIt

    AutomateIt is a tool for Android devices that allows you to automate various tasks. You can define a set of your desired behaviors in response to events on your mobile or tablet. The app also provides a default set of rules to get started.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Walter James
    Written on January 15, 2018
    "This a is a great APP that makes things on my Android device much easier. I am so happy with how my device has been set up since I downloaded this app. I highly recommend this app for people interested in streamlining their device."
  2. 9

    #2MacroDroid

    MacroDroid

    MacroDroid is a task automation and configuration app in which you can create and customize macros. You can add different actions for each one and they will be automatically set when you select the macro.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Jerry Huang
    Written on January 16, 2018
    "MacroDroid is what I use when I need to devise macros for my Android tablet. It's a great app, it helps you set up things for your tablet to do automatically. It also has a good wizard interface that makes it easy to get started with and use! "
  3. 8

    #3Automate

    Automate

    Automate allows you create automations with flowcharts on your Android device. You can add, edit or remove actions like audio volume, Bluetooth, GPS and WiFi, among other options.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Marcy Tang
    Written on January 18, 2018
    "This is one of the best automation apps that exist. Was somewhat complicated at first to use, but as time went on it was easier to operate. I highly recommend this for someone with a hectic schedule who needs a little assistance throughout their day. "
  1. 8

    #4Tasker

    Tasker

    Tasker is a paid app for Android devices that works as a fully customizable automation tool for all kind of tasks as sending SMS, checking mails, setting alerts, launching apps and all about that kind of stuff.

    Apps

    Android

    $2.99

    James Howell
    Written on January 6, 2018
    "This app seems to be exactly what I would expect to find from this search. It has a large number of user reviews and a high user rating as well."
  2. 3

    #5Smart Settings

    Smart Settings

    Smart Settings is a useful app to automate and optimize device settings. You can set different profiles, such as "Meeting" or "Outdoor" and control various items, including network, ringer, notifications and alarms, among others.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Kelly Moore
    Written on January 8, 2018
    "I'm not sure this is the correct solution for this problem. Its a nice little app for your phone settings, but I was thinking more along the lines of an app like IFTT or something that automates things outside your phone. "
  3. 3

    #6Profile Scheduler

    Profile Scheduler

    Profile Scheduler allows you to create different profiles for your mobile device in an easy way. You can add as many rules as you want for each profile, such as increase or decrease volume, connect to WiFi or GPS, adjust brightness and more.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Cecilia del Ángel
    Written on January 6, 2018
    "Profile Scheduler helps me use my mobile device more efficiently. I love how you can set up as many profiles as you want. Great tool."

Summary

Best What are the best task automation apps for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1AutomateItApps 14 Free
2MacroDroidApps 9 Free
3AutomateApps 8 Free
4TaskerApps 8 Paid
5Smart SettingsApps 3 Free
6Profile SchedulerApps 3 Free
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