10 great Android widgets you should try

10 great Android widgets you should try
Widgets – you probably got a whole bunch of them pre-installed on your Android smartphone. That's great and all, but did you know that there's tons more for download from the Google Play store? Yup, there's a whole section dedicated to them. 

However, not all of those widgets are really worth your time, and going through all that are available can be a tedious process. That's why we decided to save you, guys, some valuable time by shortlisting a handful of great Android widgets. Furthermore, most of the ones we've picked come free of charge. Go check them out and get as many of them as you wish!

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11 Comments

1. gmracer1

Posts: 646; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

I effing LOVE Power Toggles! I've been using it for a few weeks, and it works flawlessly!

4. nnaatthhaannx2

Posts: 820; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

I'd recommend Notification Toggle. Same thing, but it's in your notification shade, which you can pretty much access in any app.

5. thephoneguy92

Posts: 191; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

You are my hero for recommending this. I love it

6. gmracer1

Posts: 646; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

Power Toggles is running in my shade. It's not a normal on-screen widget ;-)

7. nnaatthhaannx2

Posts: 820; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

Oh, well I NT is really cool too. :D

2. AeroPrime

Posts: 175; Member since: Feb 21, 2011

Dictionary.com LOL

3. Stuntman

Posts: 843; Member since: Aug 01, 2011

Of the ones on this list, the only one I use is Dictionary.com. I only need a power toggle for my WiFi hotspot, so Power Toggles is overkill for me. I use The Weather Channel's widget for weather.

8. Nexu5

Posts: 3; Member since: Jan 29, 2013

This is why i love andoid. It is about personal CUSTOMIZATION. Especially pure google ui. One nexus not going to look the same with other nexus :D

9. spideyhead256

Posts: 148; Member since: Nov 05, 2012

what about hd widgets? =|

10. daddysbeenabadgirl

Posts: 157; Member since: Jul 26, 2012

They need to come out with a bathroom Porn widget. ( o Y o ) Get in the stall and one touch access to your favorite passtime.

11. Acanthopis

Posts: 1; Member since: Jun 06, 2013

What are the other widgets in screenshot n.1 of Minimalistic text? Also where did you get those nice backgrounds? :)

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