Best new Android widgets (June 2015)


If you're a dedicated Android fan and not making full use of widgets, then you're totally not using the full potential of Google's platform. See, if we take away widgets out of the feature bag, we are easily stripping it from one of its defining features.

Certainly, a lot of widgets arrive on Google Play daily. Sifting the wheat from the chaff is pretty hard, even if you are a fan of customization. That's why we do the hard work for you and provide you with a curated selection of all the best new widgets that arrive on Android every two weeks or so.

This week is no different, as the fortnight's dosage of Android widgets is here. Scroll down and check out the notable new ones that you shouldn't miss at all costs.

Tiles Zooper Clock Widget

Download ($1.19)

Got Zooper Widget? If the answer is positive, then feel free to download this new skin for the widget-centric app. Tiles Zooper will provide your home screen with a full-screen widget, just like most of the available Zooper skins usually do.



MaterialRed Zooper Widget Skin

Download ($1.09)

Another new theme for Zooper Widget that aims to make your Android home screen file like new. It's as compliant with Google's Material Design guidelines as it gets, so if you're on Android 5.0 Lollipop or newer, you should probably give it a shot.



Weather & Analog Clock Widget

Download (free)

Bored of clock widgets? Well, it will be too bad if you overlook this new Android widget. It might not be the most beautiful around, but it's certainly better-looking than many of its rivals. 



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10 Comments

1. noler

Posts: 326; Member since: Aug 19, 2013

The tiles based widgets look the best and this why I like WP UI.

5. sgodsell

Posts: 7521; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

There not interactive compared to Androids widgets. Besides Androids widgets can look or do anything you want. Which is definitely not the case for WP tiles.

8. noler

Posts: 326; Member since: Aug 19, 2013

Any app on WP can be icon or live tile. For Android, I need to find the right widget, most of them look different, it creates unnecessary duplication, I can not put them in folder and it just feel and look very clumsy.

7. waddup121 unregistered

pretty nice stuff

9. ILikeBubbles

Posts: 525; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

I do love zooper widget's ability to make your whole screen look SO incredibly gorgeously cohesive... but i haven't found a layout i really like yet.. but you're right. tiles look pretty sweet but the zooper style is way more than just tiles.

2. Cyberchum

Posts: 1099; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

You've gotta like that tiles widget I tell you. If only Windows' will be as lively and punchy.

3. Liveitup

Posts: 1798; Member since: Jan 07, 2014

Live Tiles are lively and punchy hence the (Live). Tile based widgets looks inspired by Live Tiles.

4. Simona unregistered

Very nice espec. that red one

6. hortizano

Posts: 294; Member since: May 22, 2013

This articles are lately getting suspiciously Zooper related...

10. ILikeBubbles

Posts: 525; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

lol they always have been.......

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