Top 7 free must-have iPad apps for 2016

If you have got yourself an iPad, you will wish to being downloading the best and useful apps right away,or if you already have the device, you may wish to update the device with the latest apps that are useful for you. We have compiled a list of top free iPad app of 2016 for you.


Device: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

Price: Free

Category: News

Description: Flipboard is among the strong and trusted content aggregators for iPad (also available on iPhone). It is also top option for collecting information as well as browsing content related any topic quickly. Flipboard dips online and brings latest and useful content for you. Using Flipboard feature, you can easily create your personalized magazine using content from the app. You can also easily keep updating your magazine with this app. You can download Flipboard from here.

BBC iPlayer

Device: iPad and iPhone

Price: Free

Category: Entertainment

Description: With BBC iPlayer app, you can keep BBC TV with you always. You can enjoy many features with this app. BBC iPlayer app enables you to:

  • Watch live stream of news on Wi-Fi using 3G/4G
  • Download TV programs
  • Browse your favorite show by feature, TRP and schedule
  • Stream show-over your TV utilizing your Apple AirPlay

You can download this BBC iPlayer from here.


Device: iPad

Price: Free

Category: Productivity

Description: Evernote helps you to organize your notes as well as sync among your device. With Evernote, you can easily perform many productive functions such as:

  • Evernote enables you to write checklist, notes and research
  • Get clip from anywhere over the Internet
  • Discuss work with colleague using app
  • Represent ideas using slide deck

The app is available in various languages such as French, Korean, Chinese, English, Indonesian, Italian, Turkish, etc. Evernote is available for free as well as in two-subscription level; one is Evernote Premium with monthly and annually premium of $5.99 and $49.99 respectively, and Evernote Plus monthly and annually $2.99 and $24.99 respectively. However, price may vary from location to location. You can download Evernote from here. If unable to download the app then get help from any reliable iPad Tech Support instantly.

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Device: iPad and iPhone

Price: Free

Category: Games

Description: Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is a game app that can be played on both iPad and iPhone. People who love playing with card will enjoy this game the most. Both first timer and experienced can play this game easily. The game is available in many languages such as English, Deutsch, Italiano, Fran├žais,Polski, etc. You can download Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft from here.


Device: iPad and iPhone

Price: Free

Category: Productivity

Description: Dropbox is a place where we can keep your data in the form of photos, docs, videos as well as other files. Dropbox is an app that can safely back up all your data from your device. With this app, you can easily send large files in few minutes to anyone;however, first, you need to create Dropbox account. You can download Dropbox from here for your iPad.


Device: iPad and iPhone both

Price: Free

Category: Book

Description: iBook is an amazing app for all book lovers across the globe. With iBook, you can easily download and read latest book. Browse the library with your favorite book, tap into it, then flip,and swipe through pages; you can even bookmark the page and add notes. Using iBook, you can easily:

  • Share thoughts and quotes with friends on social media website like Facebook and Twitter.
  • Adjust the screen brightness and get the right lighting for reading books.
  • Access features like speaking words on the page.
  • Print notes written in iBook in PDF form using AirPrint.
  • Use built-in search feature to find character, phrase, word, available in the book.

You can downloadiBook from here.


Price: Free

Category: Reference

Description: is a top rated and most trusted app for searching for words and its meaning. The main feature of the app is it can WORK OFFLINE– you need no internet connectivity to search for words.

Look on its amazing features:

  • English dictionary with 2,000,000 words antonyms & synonyms, definitions
  • Audio pronunciation
  • Spelling suggestions
  • Voice search
  • Favorite words
  • Example sentences
  • Word of the Day (daily content)
  • Offline access

You can download from here.

Published by Jihn Siepen

Jihn Siepen is Social Media Strategist and a Small Business Owner. He is a regular contributor to numerous online magazines and journals and has been helping small business owners plan their strategies for success since 2009.

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