With the amount of power it is packing under its hood and its majestic 5.5 inch screen, the new OnePlus 5 is a luxury for gamers, binge-watchers and photographers alike. The OnePlus 5 is more powerful than you think. It’s of no use to have such a powerful device and only use it for answering emails; however, we got you covered.

best apps for oneplus 5

Here’s a list of Top 10 essential apps which are available for the OnePlus 5 right now. The list is curated based on the apps that take advantage of the cutting edge technology, camera and big screen of the device.


#1. Asphalt 8: Airborne

What better way to test out your new powerhouse than with one of the best-looking racing game on Android. Asphalt 8 is packed with some pretty realistic looking graphics which make it an absolute treat for gamers who are looking for some quality gaming.

Asphalt 8: Airborne
Asphalt 8: Airborne
Developer: Gameloft
Price: Free+

asphalt 8

#2. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

The OnePlus 5 camera is capable of taking some excellent and impressive shots. However, the raw images always have some room for improvement. To make your shots stand out of the frame, all you need is Adobe’s mobile editing software. You can add filters, adjust contrast and brightness, temperature and much, much more.

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Developer: Adobe
Price: Free

adobe lightroom

#3. The Weather Channel

Tons of weather forecasting apps are available in the Play Store. However, this app offers more accurate data and results when compared to other apps. It also provides real-time alerts.

The Weather Channel App
The Weather Channel App

weather channel

#4. Google Keep

Google Keep is a simple note taking app which is easy to use and has an incredibly fast UI. It is packed with many features which are more than enough to satisfy any user. You can set a color code for your notes, use tags to arrange them for better management, etc.

Google Keep
Google Keep
Developer: Google Inc.
Price: Free

google keep

#5. Quik

Quik is a video editing app which will turn your photos into engaging video compilation or add music and other effects to your videos to brighten them up. An easy to use app which does not require much technical knowledge.

Quik - Free Video Editor
Quik - Free Video Editor
Developer: GoPro
Price: Free

quik app

#6. MX Player

MX player is great video player which has been around the Play Store for a few years. MX player is definitely the right app for viewing HD movies and T.V shows on your 5.5inch HD display. Its swipe-based interface is tailored for touch devices which offer an amazing viewing experience.

MX Player
MX Player
Developer: J2 Interactive
Price: Free

MX Player

#7. Avast Antivirus

Unless you are installing any third-party apps on your device, you do not need an antivirus installed. However, if you still have some doubts about your device, Avast Antivirus does an excellent job.

avast

#8. ES File Explorer

ES file explorer is a feature-rich file manager which allows you to arrange and manage your files efficiently. The design is quite simple & sleek.

ES File Explorer File Manager
ES File Explorer File Manager
Developer: ES Global
Price: Free

ES File Explorer

#9. Turbo VPN

A VPN is a great tool for users who have certain websites blocked over the internet either by the network administrator or their ISP’s. Turbo VPN does a great job on bypassing these restrictions. It is a free app and does the job quite well.

Turbo VPN – Unlimited Free VPN
Turbo VPN – Unlimited Free VPN

turbo vpn

#10. uTorrent

uTorrent is a torrent downloading client. It is packed with some amazing features. For instance, it allows you to select which particular files of the torrent to download. It also supports downloading torrents through a magnet link.

utorrent