Google Play Store has been boasting of some changes in the last few days, with apps like CyanogenMod Installer making an exit from the market, while the GTA: San Andreas app will arrive soon.

It has also been noted that the CheapCast app, which is an alternative to Google's Chromecast dongle, has gotten an update and can now display Chrome browser tabs to users' Android devices, reports Android Authority.

Following are the top 5 Android apps for the week that the users don't want to miss out on.


Amazon has been working hard on its dated Android app, and has managed to give users a big update this time. The users can now shop with points, redeem gift cards and connect bank accounts for checking out and paying for products.

Moreover, the Canadian Amazon users can also stay updated with Lighting Deals with several bug fixes and performance enhancements.

Price: Free.

Requirements: Size and Android OS varies with the device.

The Amazon app can be downloaded here.

Double Twist

Double Twist app has also been updated recently. The music player app now features a re-designed interface and also supports 7in and 10in tablets.

Some of the other updates include graphic improvements, such as better playlist management and better album/artist art.

Price: Free.

Requirements: Size and Android OS varies with the device.

The Double Twist app can be downloaded here.

ESPN SportsCenter

The ESPN ScoreCenter app has been bumped up to ESPN SportCenter and has arrived with several tweaks. The changes include reduced number of ads, faster performance, more targeted team and new support, real time scores and improved alerts.

Price: Free.

Requirements: 9.4MB and requires Android 4.0 Ice cream Sandwich and above.

Download ESPN SportsCenter here.

Final Fantasy IV: the After Years

The gaming application is a sequel to Final Fantasy IV, which has finally entered the Android market. Created by Square Enix, this app is said to be different than the other apps created by the developer.

The app is said to include faster battles, quicker gameplay, and easy controls along with the full story. The app is however, little pricey.

Price: ₹890.00

Requirements: 447MB and requires Android 2.3 version and above.

The Final fantasy IV: the After Years can be downloaded here.


Newegg, the shopping app has been updated and now includes support for mobile-specific deals. The update has arrived at the right time as the holiday season is here and the app can provide some good and cheap mobile phone deals.

Price: Free

Requirements: 5.7MB and requires Android 2.2 and above.

Newegg app can be downloaded here.