Here Are the Best iPhone and iPad Apps of 2017


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As we’re nearing the end of 2017, Apple has published a list of the best iPhone and iPad apps of 2017. The list includes titles like Bitmoji, Snapchat, and Facebook Messenger among free apps and Facetune, Enlight, and 7 Minute Workout among paid applications.

Apple also detailed apps as part of the Top Trends of the Year with Calm being rated the iPhone App of the Year, while Affinity Photo was picked as the Best iPad App of the Year, which is no surprise as it’s one of the best photo editing apps going around. Among games, Splitter Critters and The Witness took the top honors for the iPhone and iPad respectively. The company also detailed some AR apps and games like IKEA Place and Very Hungry Caterpillar that have been immensely popular this year.

Here are some of the popular iPhone apps and games:

Top free iPhone apps

Bitmoji

Snapchat

YouTube

Facebook Messenger

Instagram

Top free iPhone games

Super Mario Run

8 Ball Pool

Ballz

Snake vs. Block

Word Cookies!

Top free iPad apps

YouTube

Netflix

Facebook

Facebook Messenger

Google Chrome

Top free iPad games

Super Mario Run

ROBLOX

Rolling Sky

Word Cookies!

Bowmasters

Top paid iPhone apps

Facetune

HotSchedules

Tabs & Chords

Enlight

7 Minute Workout Challenge

Top paid iPhone games

Heads Up!

Minecraft

Plague Inc.

Bloons TD 5

Monopoly

Top paid iPad apps

Procreate

Notability

Toca Life: Hospital

Toca Hair Salon 3

GoodNotes 4

Top paid iPad games

Minecraft

Geometry Dash

Five Nights at Freddy’s: Sister Location

Bloons TD 5 HD

The Escapists

The full list of apps and games published by Apple can be found on the iTunes App Store from your iOS device. 2017 has been a great year for indie apps, as it has been for the past couple of years. With the focus firmly set on augmented reality, developers now have a new niche to tap into. Have you tried any of the titles mentioned above? Let us know in the comments below.

[Via App Store]

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