The Best Android 2.2 (Froyo) Apps

By Sharon Dhanoa | May 31, 2011
Android Froyo Apps

The latest Android OS, Android 2.3 Gingerbread, is making Android fans salivate, with new features such as NFC (Near Field Communications) and an improved touchscreen keyboard. However, only 4% of Android devices are actually running on it. Android 2.2 Froyo far and away remains the leader, with 65.9% of Android devices running on it.

If you've got an Android phone, even a brand new one, you're likely running Froyo. Here's our picks for some of the best Android 2.2 Froyo apps, all of them free!

The Best Froyo Apps:

Gmail 2.3

Froyo users benefit from exclusive features, such as Priority Inbox and UI improvements.

Chrome to Phone

A very convenient app that lets you share links, maps, phone numbers, & more from Chrome to your phone.

Advanced Task Killer

This app helps prolong your battery life by killing running apps. It has an 'Ignore List', so important apps are not killed when you use it.


A great utility app that lets you move installed apps to or from your SD Card, so you won't run out memory.

Music Mod

One of the best Froyo apps, this music player that features a 'Now Playing' full screen, a progress bar, and swiping gestures such as shuffle and repeat.  

Blast Monkeys

If you're tired of killing swine with your angry fowl, try out this cute game featuring a hungry monkey overcoming creative obstacles to get a payload of bananas.

Those are our picks for the best android 2.2 froyo apps. If you've got some picks for the best Froyo apps, share them in the comments!

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