Top 100 Free Windows Phone 8 apps for Nokia Lumia 520, Lumia 620, Lumia 720

The Windows Phone Store is the fastest growing app store in the world and is full of wonderful and amazing apps to help your Windows Phone 8 smartphone truly your own.Here we check out the Top 100 Free Windows Phone 8 apps for Nokia Lumia 520, Lumia 620, Lumia 720.

The Windows Phone Store now has over 165,000 apps and is growing all the time. We’ve checked these apps out on the Nokia Lumia 520, so we know they’ll work a treat whether you own a Nokia Lumia 620 or Nokia Lumia 720. What’s more, they’ll also run on the more high-end devices, Nokia Lumia 820, Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 925.

So, whether you’re looking for an app to help you get fit and healthy, one to improve the battery life of your smartphone or simply a way to make your photos sparkle, check out what the Nokia Collection and Windows Phone Store have to offer.

Top 10 free Photo apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-free-photo-appsNo one offers the range of exclusive apps to enhance your photo skills quite like Nokia. Here we look at the best Nokia Lumia apps as well as editing tools for Windows Phone 8 in general.
Check the Top 10 free Photo apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free Music apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-music-freeIf Music be the food of love, then play on as the quote goes. Just as your Nokia Lumia has replaced the compact camera, it’s also replaced the MP3 as the source of music on the move. Here we take a look at the best free apps to help you make the most of music.
Check the Top 10 free Music apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free News and Weather apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-weather-appsStay informed and up-to-date with the best News apps for your Nokia Lumia. We’re obsessed with the weather in the UK (when will it stop raining, oh it’s a bit to warm now, etc etc) so stay ahead of the game with the best Weathers apps.
Check the Top 10 free News and Weather apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free Performance Tool apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-toolsYour Nokia Lumia smartphone comes with a host of productivity tools already built-in but you can always make it more productive and tailored to the way you like to live your life by installing more. Whether it’s finding the best new apps, enhancing the battery or simply accessing SkyDrive easier, we have them all.
Check the Top 10 free Performance Tool apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free Social Media apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-social-mediaThere is more to the social media world than Facebook and Twitter, though we do indeed love them both equally, such as the brand new Keek, Linkedin and the battle between Skype and Viber. Stay in touch no matter where you are with the best social media apps for free.
Check the Top 10 free Social Media apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free movie apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-movie-appsThinking of going to the cinema to catch the latest blockbuster or simply wanting to stay in touch with the latest celeb gossip, movie trailers and star info? Well, we’ve a treat for you as we’ve brought together the best movie apps for your Nokia Lumia running Windows Phone 8 in one place.
Check the Top 10 free movie apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free travel apps for Windows Phone 8

PrintWhether it’s for work, leisure or please, travelling is a great way to se the world and with these travel apps we’ll make sure you get there in one piece and on schedule. What’s more, we’ve also found the best apps to help you discover more about the place you’re visiting.
Check the Top 10 free travel apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free bank and banking apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-bank-appsLook after the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves as the old adage goes and we’ll start right by saving you money with these free banking apps. Whether it’s finding the nearest ATM, keeping tabs on your account or transferring funds , it can all be done with the tap of a button.
Check the Top 10 free bank and banking apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free health and fitness apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-health-fitness-appsWhile we’re talking of pounds, staying fit and healthy is something we should all try and do a little more of and with your Nokia Lumia you can, and for free. What’s more, if you’re looking to get fitter, we also take a look at the best fitness apps, helping you to get rid of that gut and have you burning calories like a pro.
Check the Top 10 free health and fitness apps for Windows Phone 8

 

Top 10 free utility apps for Windows Phone 8

nokia-lumia-520-utility-appsWe’re not talking utility bills here, we’re talking those miscellaneous every day apps that help life run a little smoother. Whether it’s a note taking app, a call recorder or an app that helps you reinstall other apps, we’ve pulled together what we like to think of as your essential tool kit for mobile life.
Check the Top 10 free utility apps for Windows Phone 8

  • R. KRISHNAMOORTHNY

    In my nokia 520 live streaming of tv channels are not coming – a msg. comes `this can’t be displayed in your device’ – howver i could get live streaming of tv channels of may location (India) like tamil tv channels podhigai, puthiyathalaimurai, murasu etc. from www. tamiltv. tv or turbo tv.com in my desktop computer running windows 7 ultimate. Can anyone help me to get them in my moble nokia lumia 520 also..

  • Mikey_Bee

    Try 6Snap that works really well

  • Mikey_Bee
  • lorraine

    Can i get the app to play tombola bingo?

  • Mikey_Bee

    Yup. we’re in the process of doing that

  • http://roguecroce.blogspot.co.uk/ Nicholas Jones

    Can’t you update this list of apps for lower number Lumia devices? It’s very old by now.

  • Mikey_Bee

    WhatsApp is free and plenty of apps are too. The beauty of WP over some other platforms is that most apps come with free trials so you can check them out. Enjoy the NL520

  • shaun

    im thinkin bout buyin the 520 today but do u have to pay for apps such as wotsapp ect?

  • Sushil Subedi

    Step 1: Go to seeting n connect to wi-fi/data connection
    Step 2: Search “store” on ur device ( you can get it from app list{slide ur start menu})
    Step 3: choose apps or music or games
    Step 4: try downloading any thing
    Step 5: register your new Microsoft account for completing download procedure.

  • Vaishnavi Kulshrestha

    hey, I wanted to ask about the same. I have Nokia Lumia 520 with black updated. I didnt find any Call + filter option in the settings.:(

  • Mikey_Bee

    Have you set up and are using the Call+SMS filter found in the Settings on your Nokia Lumia 520? That would be the best place to start.

  • ram

    Hi could you please tell me is there any application that can stop unnecessary calls & messages like call blocking app for my lumia 520

  • Mikey_Bee

    I use this one: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-gb/store/app/voice-recorder-pro/8049306f-d4d4-43ff-bf57-5e4b0f591279

    Give it a try and if you like it please let us know :)

  • Shifa

    I have Nokia lumia 625 i need a call recorder which is not inbuilt in phone. Suggest me app that really works on it ,, i mean i tried call recorder and call recorder pro which is not working

  • Mikey_Bee

    The NL525 has 1GB of RAM so you should be able to play any of the games here: http://www.noknok.tv/2013/09/24/top-100-xbox-windows-phone-8-games-nokia-lumia-1020-lumia-925-lumia-920-lumia-820/
    Let us know how you get on

  • Aman Rastogi

    can u also suggest the best gaming apps on nokia lumia 525 ?

  • Mikey_Bee

    Cheers for that, we’ll check it out

  • Conor Campbell

    The World Cup 2014 Fan Windows App is now available to download from the app store. It’s free. Thanks http://bit.ly/1ew3FeG

  • shubham

    why der is no file manager and apps sharing applications for 520 pls provide soon

  • Mikey_Bee

    Of course it is, is the quick answer :)
    We’ll plan in a comparison so we can see how they differ and compare

  • shashwat

    hi i want to buy a nokia 625 i wanted to know if its worth buying against an android like samsung galsxy grand 2 or not.

  • Mikey_Bee

    There are plenty of record apps, we like one called Voice recorder Pro+ – it’s free and can backup to SkyDrive as WAV files. Let us know what you think

  • Azza Sabry

    Is there an app for nokia lumia 520 which enables me to record ?

  • Sriram Mallik Mocherla

    Undoubtedly a very useful article…
    However any suggestions as of how to add a graphic equalizer for music..? Like rock-pop-jazz etc..
    And any suggestions abt how to turn off data when not required ??

  • Mikey_Bee

    Best take it back to the shop where you bought it, sounds like it needs checking out.

  • Mikey_Bee

    Sorry for late reply, we’ve been away. This is something you need to take up with the retail store you bought the phone from.

  • Mikey_Bee

    Sorry for late reply, we’ve been away! Yes, these apps work on the 521

  • Gigi Takacs

    I just bought the lumina 521, do the Free Apps also apply for the 521 phone? Any tips or comments on the 521 phone?

  • Mikey_Bee

    Great news! Let us know which apps you download and what you think of the Lumia 520 once you buy it :)

  • anilpatel1985

    It is really great article, as I am planning to buy 520 soon, it will really help me thanks!!

  • Mikey_Bee

    Thanks for the kind words. Let us know if it helped you discover something you didn’t know :)

  • Fizzy Signal

    This is a really helpful article for someone who is new to Window’s Phone 8, it helps them build up an array of useful apps, thanks for that…