App prices on both the App Store and Google Play are constantly changing, and as such it’s easy to miss a sweet freebie or temporary bargain. Good idea, then, to check out our daily roundup of free apps and app discounts for iOS and Android!
Today, iPad gamers might fancy checking out Frozen Synapse for FREE (was £7.99), and we've also apps for guitar amp modelling, password management, note taking, and getting fit with the much-discussed 7 Minute Workout.
OS: iOS (iPad)
Price: Free @ App Store (was £7.99)
Rating: 4/5 after 135 ratings
The App Store says: Frozen Synapse brings the simultaneous turn-based strategy genre bang up-to-date and lets you give detailed, accurate orders to your squad: classic gameplay with a modern interface.
Plan your moves, test them out, then hit the "Prime" button: both you and your enemy's turns are executed simultaneously.
2. Help Volty
Price: Free @ App Store (was £1.49)
Rating: 4/5 after 53 ratings
The App Store says: The wanderer came upon a dark town. There he met a silent merchant with a peculiar wooden box. Inside he had built a cruel game with gears, knobs, wires and Volty... Help Volty!
Help Volty will test your brain and dexterity with a colourful dark Victorian puzzle adventure set in a Westeros setting...
Price: Free @ App Store (was 79p)
Rating: 4.5/5 after 118 ratings
The App Store says: With Sticky Notes HD you can jot down any note or reminder that matters to you. A NEW WAY TO INTERACT WITH NOTES. USE IT FOR EVERYTHING. INTUITIVE DESIGN. PERSONALIZATION. iCLOUD SYNC. WIDGET ON TODAY OF NOTIFICATION CENTER. RED BADGE ICON. REMINDERS. SHARE.
Price: Free @ App Store (was $9.99, now 'freemium' with increased free storage for 20 items)
Rating: 4/5 after 144 ratings
The App Store says: SECURITY (Enhanced security, Autolock, Quick PIN code unlock, Touch ID Support). PASSWORD GENERATOR (with strength indicator and password history). SYNC. BROWSER & AUTOFILL. CUSTOMIZATION.
Price: £2.29 @ App Store (was £3.99)
Rating: 4.5/5 after 92 ratings
The App Store says: Warlords Classic is an official port of the fabulous game you have been playing in your childhood on PC, Mac or Amiga computers. Now it's available on your iPad! Enjoy old-school graphics, old-time map and factions! Recall great memories!
OS: iOS (iPad)
Price: £3.99 @ App Store (was £14.99)
Rating: 4.5/5 after 28 ratings
The App Store says: BIAS is an Amp Designer, Modeler and Processor. It's warm, accurate and more versatile than any other modeler, processor in hardware or software ever created.
Tap once to open your BIAS amp in JamUp app and add awesome multi-effects. Also check out BIAS Desktop (AAX/RTAS/VST/AU): www.positivegrid.com
Price: £1.49 @ App Store (was £2.29)
Rating: 4.5/5 after 822 ratings
The App Store says: Researchers have selected 12 exercises that are performed for 30 seconds with 10 second rest intervals. This high-intensity training with little rest results in higher daily metabolism and is the equivalent of working out for over an hour - for only slightly longer than 7 minutes.
Price: £2 @ Google Play (half price)
Rating: 4.7/5 after 4,397 ratings
Size: Varies with device
Google Play says: This is a license key to unlock PRO features in Dropsync app. Once the key app is downloaded and installed, PRO features will be unlocked. Please keep the free Dropsync app installed.
Dropsync (free): Keep your phone/tablet and your Dropbox in sync at all times. Rock-solid, battery efficient, full two-way(!) sync client for Dropbox.
Price: 64p @ Google Play (was $5.99)
Rating: 3.8/5 after 3,484 ratings
Google Play says: In the times of darkness, only the mightiest of heroes can save the world. Stand out against the evil all by yourself in epic single player mode, or form an unstoppable team with up to 7 of your friends in an extraordinary co-op mode. Swarms of bloodthirsty monsters, loads of epic gear to collect, dozens of skills to obtain and the most beautiful world in any Action RPG Hack n Slash on AppStore, await you.
Visit a variety of locations including: swamps, dungeons, deserts, icy valleys, ancient ruins, forests, caves and many, many more. Enjoy 25+ hours single player campaign with 3 difficulty levels that make the fun more challenging.