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Best Windows Phone apps of 2012

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Best Windows Phone apps of 2012
This is our app selection with no games included. Go here for the best Windows Phone games of 2012.

We’ve long been saying the Windows Phone platform isn’t mature enough, lacks the apps and many other things. And while that’s still true to a certain extent, with Windows Phone 8 and 2012 behind our backs, the situation has improved and the Marketplace looks more cheerful, packing more quality titles.

The official stats mention 125,000 apps on the Windows Phone app catalog, but in reality what matters to most is just a few apps and games.

That’s why we have selected the best apps of the bunch here. Windows Phone still doesn’t have the backing of Google and its stellar apps, nor some popular apps like an official Dropbox client, but it has gotten much more content this year. With no further ado, here are our picks for best Windows Phone apps of 2012.


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posted on 11 Feb 2013, 06:15 1

1. sayedejaz (Posts: 24; Member since: 05 Feb 2013)


Best Apps ?
Does it have apps ? :P

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 06:41 4

2. jlp34876 (Posts: 79; Member since: 02 Dec 2012)


Yes....

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 06:43 15

3. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3006; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


Of course...more than the apps in your brains.

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 06:45 7

4. jsdechavez (Posts: 701; Member since: 20 Jul 2012)


Of course it does. 150,000 strong.

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 08:10 11

6. Bappy (Posts: 25; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)


more apps than the amount of brain cells in your head

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 18:17

11. sayedejaz (Posts: 24; Member since: 05 Feb 2013)


Was really joking !
Ur windows OS will be BEST OS in near future !

But not now..I have used lumia 920 .. Did not liked at all .. dont know may be personal preference ! depends !

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 08:00 1

5. Yaldo_27 (Posts: 28; Member since: 11 Feb 2013)


Wow!!!! That's great buddy!!!!
And do you know the best part?
Only 5 apps of above that available in my Country

Absolutely Amazing!!!

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 08:55 5

7. T00muchF00D (Posts: 98; Member since: 27 Nov 2011)


anybody else notice when phone arena talks the best of windows phone....its usually all insults then shows pictures of the apps or game without talking about why the APPS or games are good..........its like it hurts them to say something good. phone arena talk about the damn app or game and inform us.
NO WHERE IN THIS ARTICLE DOES IT INFORM OF THE APPS

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 10:32

8. volcano (Posts: 251; Member since: 25 Jan 2013)


some of the best apps on windows phone still there is more
glad to see phonearena writing more articles about windows phone :)

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 12:12 4

9. spideyhead256 (Posts: 148; Member since: 05 Nov 2012)


these apps looks freakin gorgeous :O windows phone may or may not have alot of apps but it certainly seems to have wide range of quality apps.and i guess that's what matters at the end of the day instead of a zillion apps with a horrible ui.even android has still got alot of apps which go towards their seperate ways rather than following android 4.x's holo UI.

posted on 11 Feb 2013, 14:27 4

10. AAABall (unregistered)


You forgot Nokia Drive, free for all WP8 phones!

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