Though the iPad might run on the same OS as the iPhone and the Nexus 10 runs on the same version of Android as the Nexus 4, tablets and smartphones are a different ball game when it comes to apps. With developers producing tablet-specific applications catered specially for those larger screen sizes, it’s important to know which must-have apps to snag from the appropriateapp store. This week, the Tom’s Guide team is focusing on apps for Android tablets. Be sure to check out the full round up in ’25 of the Best Free Apps for Android Tablets.’
Though the iPad line of devices is still top dog in the tablet field, Android device manufacturers have risen to the challenge, offering consumers a host of excellent tablets including the Galaxy Note and the Nexus 7. Still, a great device is nothing unless it’s got the apps to match. Here’s a collection of freeware apps that we feel you can make use of on any Android tablet.