Best Applications for the Google Nexus One

Opera Mini

The must have browser for any smartphone, fast, sweet and reliable.

Superb application allowing you to listen to your favourite songs and artists free


Twidroid is a full-featured Twitter app for Nexus One and other Android smartphones. It’s robust, fast and has all nice eye-candy that you would look for in a smartphone app for Twitter. Twitter isn’t everyone’s cup of tea but a must have for the twitterati

Google Goggles

Google Goggles lets you use pictures taken using your Nexus One’s camera to search for entries about that picture. Great app, good fun

ES  Task Manager

Simple and yet useful app for your Nexus One. It will you kill active applications and even those running in the background.

Beautiful Widgets

The default Widgets use by the Nexus One may be beautiful already, but this fab app makes it even more ….beautiful.

Pandora Radio

The Nexus One’s media player app is maybe not as good as the iPhone’s iPod although both iPhone and Nexus One do not have native radio app, Pandora Radio makes it all happen.


Great customized ringtones..what more? This gr8 little app lets you create tones, alarms, and notifications from MP3, WAV, AAC/MP4, 3GPP/AMR files.

Handcent (SMS)

Handcent SMS is a FREE enhanced SMS and MMS application for the Nexus One. It support SMS and MMS, fully customizable, power SMS Pop Up window, group sending SMS and MMS, beautiful UI. Great for those text addicts.


Lets you read RSS feeds from your Google Reader account, Google News and even Twitter. It also enables online/offline read, listenening to podcasts, watching YouTube videos, share over SMS, email, Twitter, Delicious and more.

To download these apps, just search for them from the Android Market on your Nexus One or Android handsets.

These are the Google Nexus One Blog favourite applications – what are yours?