Recent years have witnessed notable advancements in mobile operating systems. Android is one such mobile platform that has been successful in becoming the number one choice of smartphone users residing in different corners of the world. Moreover, this software platform offers a collection of quality applications that aid designers in undertaking and completing different types of web designing projects.
Both ‘HARD’ and ‘SIMPLE’ web design projects can be effectively executed with the help of handy Android design apps. Through this blog post, I’ll be sharing with you information on best Android apps for designers that are customized for a variety of designing projects including graphic designing, architects or interior designing. So, let’s get started now!
If full-fledged image manipulation is on your mind then Adobe Photoshop Express is the right app for you. As a consumer-oriented photo-editing app, Adobe Photoshop Express lets you crop and resize images in addition to editing the color and effects for images.
Designers who prefer using a mobile device as a full-featured canvas, Fresco Paint Pro is the app to choose. This Android app allows you to work with a variety of natural brushes and effects, helping you maintain a consistency throughout the artwork.
3- Sketch ‘Em
Opt for Sketch ‘Em Android app if you’re new to the world of designing and want to learn how to sketch on a mobile device/tablet.
Skitch is a tailor-made app for adding highlights, text and arrows to images placed on the Android devices.
Choose Design Dimensions Android app when you need to convert dimensions from feet and inches to a customized metric system.
3D Interior Room Design is a perfect design app for Android for moving the floor plans, applying paints, flooring and adding other crucial elements that are necessary for attaining a 3D effect for the design.
Iromihon allows you to see and adjust the color of your designs. In full-screen, you can see this app work as a color light (flashlight).
8- Color Mood Designer
Color Mood Designer is one of those design apps for Android that allows you to find the color combination that’s right for your ongoing design project.
9- AutoCAD 360
AutoCAD is the right Android app that allows the architects, engineers and designers to plot their designs and connect the files with cloud storage services.
10- Interior Design Today
Access Interior Design Today for all the latest news, resources and inspiration on interior designing.
11- Dream Home
Yet another great source for interior designing inspiration is Dream Home Android app that allows you to browse through a catalogue of ideas on interior designing.
12- I Love Color
Installing I Love Color app allows you to gain an instant access to color palettes and patterns available within the database of ColorLovers- a renowned color-relate website.
13- Color Buddy
Color Buddy app lets you select a base color and recommend other colors in the color palette using the traditional models including Triadic, Analogous etc.
Installing iFont Android app lets you choose from a range of fonts by previewing and comparing them.
15- HTML5 Guru
HTML5 Guru comes as a handy Android app that can be used for learning the basics of web design including the syntax, tags, color schemes etc.
16- 920 Text Editor
Apart from usual text file editing, installing 920 Text Editor app can allow you to search through multiple files at one, choose colors using color picker and edit code in multiple programming languages.
17- SketchBook Mobile
Install SketchBook Mobile app if you’re keen on creating excellent artwork on an Android device. Powerful features and an intuitive interface won’t let go wrong.
Houzz Interior Design Ideas app offers you an easy access to over 900,000 high-resolution photos and the ability to find the right professional to assist you in creating the best design.
19- Color Pal
Similar to Color Buddy, Color Pal is the Android app that offers you an easy access to the ColorLovers database (colors and palettes).
Installing SwatchMatic allows you to take any picture and generate a color palette from it. Further, you can choose to export this palette in the Adobe Swatch Exchange format.
21- Adobe Edge Inspect CC
22- Camera Illusion
23- CSS CheatSheet
24- Flickr Uploader Pro
26- HTML Code Cheat Sheet
27- Photo Workshop
28- HTML5 & CSS Quicklook Guide
30- IKEA Catalogue
31- Infinite Design
32- Infinite Painter
33- Magic Color Picker
40- PicSay Pro
41- Pixlr Express
43- Pocket Color Chart
45- Rage Comic Maker
46- Serious Paint
49- SketchBook Pro
50- Sketcher Free
51- Superdry Color Picker
53- View Web Source
55- VT View Source
57- Adobe Photoshop Touch
61- Asssist Dribbble Widget
62- Blend View 3D
64- Cartoon Camera
65- Clover Paint
66- Color Assist
67- Color Dictionary
69- Colour Reference
77- Free Draw
79- Glow Paint
So, that’s it for this blog post. Hope you’d have enjoyed going through this compilation of 20 best Android apps that come handy for every designer.
Have you used any of the Android apps mentioned above? If yes, do share your experiences. Also, don’t forget to post your feedback within the comments box provided right under this post.