The 50 Best Free iPhone Apps of 2013

Many great iPhone apps are free, but it can be a challenge to find those that are worthwhile among the many thousands on the market. That’s what this list sets out to do: help you find the best free iPhone apps available.

This list highlights 50 apps, across a number of genres, that we at PCMag think have shown outstanding performance, have been well received by a variety of technology users, and are truly “free.” No gimmicks, no “membership required” or in-app purchase necessary. Free. Period.

We sort through hundreds if not thousands of apps a year looking for the best of the best, as well as those elusive and as-yet undiscovered gems, apps that accomplish some feat you didn’t even know you needed or wanted to do .


written by Jill Duffy, PCMAG.COM