Even though the use of Smartphones were in high use in Nepal, the number of Nepali apps has only been increased until recently. Android based mobile phones are probably the most popular mid-end to high-end smartphones being used in Nepal now. Here, we try to find the most popular and most used Android apps in the Google Play store – the official repository of Android apps. If you don’t have an Android phone, worry no more, you can run Android apps in Desktop using a decent App Player called Bluestacks which runs apps virtualization.
Nepal Load Shedding Schedule
Developer: Chandra / Eliza Shrestha
Nepal Load Shedding Schedule Google App creates Home Screen widget to enable notification and other Quick schedule access. Nepal Load shedding Schedule is a free app and serves all android users with efficient way to view load shedding schedule. You can view, search, create widget according to groups, set schedule time format and receive notification before/after the load shedding.
Developer of this app suggests re-installing the app if app crashes while loading search location.
Nepali Patro app in Google Play store intends to improve this application for a social cause. Nepali dates, events and festivals can be remembered and promoted using this tool – so this application is not only as a static calendar but an interactive tool where user themselves can contribute to the Nepalese society by providing information on Nepalese events/festivals or by organizing events and promoting them.
App’s developer gives tagline of “Wherever you are stay connected to Nepali Dates and Events”. Nepali Patro is viewable in both Nepali Unicode and English language. Apart from those Patro stuffs this app features as Date conversion between Bikram Sambat (BS) and Iswi Sambat (AD), provides latest foreign exchange, sourced: Nepal Investment Bank
Plugin Nepali in Google Play store is a Plugin to write in Devanagari Nepali Unicode language. This Plugin is used alongside with MultiLing Keyboard. The best part of this app is it doesn’t require internet permission. This Plugin is popular because it allows Android users to type Nepali in their devices, but beside popularity, apps review show that it still lacks some features such as typing half sound letters or words.
Developer: Sanjay Ghimire
iNepali Music is an android application to listen Nepali music, with top 10 categories, new releases and live FM radio station streaming directly from Nepal. Live streaming of FM is on/off based on their schedule. This app requires minimum Android version of 2.2 and an internet connection is expected to run this app.
News Of Nepal
Developer: Gundruk Apps
News of Nepal is a very simple and user-friendly app. This apps provieds all the News from NEPAL, no buggy RSS, no resource consuming and ugly looking browsers but easy access to Ekantipur (Kantipur), The Himalayan Times (THT), Nepal News (nepalnews.com) in one simple and user-friendly app.
In latest version of News of Nepal, android users can read the BBC Nepali in Nepali fonts in any kind of mobile without having to root the device or using any specific browser.
Developer: Gopal Baskota
Nepali apps bring latest news, Live radio, comedy serials and much more directly to your android phones. Nepali apps bring Ultimate entertainment right on your Android device.
Nepali apps in Google Play Store features to consist categories like Nepali music, Live Nepali TVs, Live Nepali FM, Kantipur news, Nepali Comedy serials, Nepali Audio Books and much More
|Other Nepali Android Apps||Developer||Remarks|
Nepali Takme Budo
|Bijaya Chamlagai (akkey)||Entertainment|
NSPlayer – Simple Music Player
|Nepsquare Technologies||Music & Audio|
NSQuotes – Simple Quotes App
|Nepsquare Technologies||Yet another quotes app|
Nepali News, news from Nepal
|Mahesh Subedi||Nepali News & blog Aggregator|
Nepal Zonal Maps
|Sanjaal Corps||Maps of Nepal|
Bulbul – Euta Irani Chara
|PDM||Android App to listen Bulbul|
Nepali National Anthem
|Sanjaal Corps||Android App to listen Nepali
National anthem – Sayaun Thunga Phool Ka Haami
The title of this article maybe a misnomer, however, we could not accommodate some of the frequently apps only. If you think we have missed one important, please let us know via comment or feedback form.