Windows 8, with all its glossy design and built-to-ease features, is still relatively new in the industry. Right now, it hardly has hundreds of excellent apps. Touch screen apps optimized for small and large screens are the beauty of tech development visible in Windows 8.

You might have upgraded to this new product from Microsoft, or may still be making up your mind to buy Windows 8. Either way, it’s the Metro UI and fullscreen apps that will make you switch to Windows 8.

Apps are a vital part of your system. They let you do your tasks, maintain the system for optimum performance and integrity, and help make your tasks easier. As apps are so important, a good choice of apps is key. Therefore, we’ve come up with a list of some of the best and most useful apps for your Windows 8, chosen from the best, for the best!

Enjoy!

 

 

 

flow.timer

flow.timer

This social time-tracking app is a handy tracking system that’s perfect for use by a single person or by a team or a company working together on a project. It makes collaboration with other people simple and easy.

 

Format Converter X

http://apps.microsoft.com/windows/en-us/app/format-converter-x/88d14694-e9e7-4e9b-9a1d-00514276d396

Format Converter X is an audio and video converter app for Windows 8. You can easily convert multiple audio and video formats to other formats with the help of this app.

 

Rainbow Drive

Rainbow Drive

This Windows 8 app connects you to three different Cloud storage providers: SkyDrive, Dropbox, and Google Drive. You can access files from all those Cloud services at a single place using Rainbow Drive.

 

SplashID

SplashID

This password manager app is especially built for the Windows 8. It’s easy, secure, and manageable. You can arrange your credentials in categories and types. The app makes use of AES and Blowfish 256-bit encryption to keep your ‘secrets’ safe and secure.

 

Line

Line

Line has been re-designed for the Windows 8’s UI, offering all of its chat features. It’s a free app to make text or video chats. It’s not just your run-of-the-mill chat app, you can also use it to send text, voice, or video messages, as well as fun stickers to convey your feelings in a pleasing manner.

Bitdefender Insight

Bitdefender Insight

This app keeps you up-to-date with the latest security and vulnerability news, along with some tips and tricks on how you can keep your system protected. It also offers an interface to check the security status of other Bitdefender products installed in your other systems.

 

TeamViewer Touch

TeamViewer Touch

TeamViewer Touch brings the power of remote control to Windows 8’s touch interface. Users can easily manage and control other computers – even behind firewalls – and will have the peace of mind knowing that it uses the highest security standard.

 

Fhotoroom

Fhotoroom

This professional photo-editing app is tailor-made for the touch interface. It offers a lot of cutting-edge image editing tools such as styles, frames, and more; along with providing the basic features like crop, brush, exposure, colors, resize, etc.

 

File Brick

File Brick

File Brick is a powerful file manager for the touch interface. You can easily browse and access files and folders in a simple yet beautiful interface. You can browse the files in your local and external drives, as well as Cloud storage accounts like Google Drive, SkyDrive, Facebook, and more.

Toolbox for Windows 8

Toolbox for Windows 8

This handy app allows you to do various tasks on the same screen by dividing the screen into various areas and running one tool in one area. The app offers lots of tools to run simultaneously, including web browser, clock, weather, calculator, paint, Facebook, etc.