Top 5 Android Apps of the Week (May 5, 2017)


Every week, hundreds of Android apps and games are submitted to the Play Store. If you’re not paying attention 24/7, it’s easy to miss some of the best stuff. Each week we will highlight five of the best new or overlooked apps and games. However, this week we’re sharing 5 unique icon packs. Go forth and download!

1. Praos

Praos is a predominately square icon pack, but some of the shapes go outside of the borders. It has a very “material” feel with flat layers and vibrant colors. Praos features over 4,000 HD icons and alternatives for many popular apps. As a bonus, it includes 60 QHD wallpapers.


  • Price: $0.99
  • In-app Purchases: No
  • Rating: 4.9/5
  • Installs: 1,000 – 5,000

2. Black Light

Looking for a psychedelic icon pack? Look no further than Black Light. This pack features over 200 brightly colored fluorescent icons. The colors are highlighted on top of blacked-out icons. Black Light also includes over 100 wallpapers that go perfectly with the icons.

DOWNLOAD: Black Light

  • Price: $1.49
  • In-app Purchases: Yes
  • Rating: 4.8/5
  • Installs: 10 – 50

3. Sorus

Sorus is a modern icon pack that will go perfectly with a minimal home screen. The icons are made up of colored circles with white iconography. It looks like a more uniform version of the Pixel icons. You get over 4,000 icons and over 30 HD wallpapers.


  • Price: $0.99
  • In-app Purchases: No
  • Rating: 4.8/5
  • Installs: 5,000 – 10,000


PHIX features over 3,000 material icons. The icons look similar to official Google icons, but they have been designed with more attention to detail and uniformity. With this icon pack, all of your icons will look like official Material Design. PHIX also includes a bunch of material wallpapers.


  • Price: $0.99
  • In-app Purchases: No
  • Rating: 4.7/5
  • Installs: 10,000 – 50,000

5. Griddy

Griddy is an icon pack that combines gradients and dark outlines. None of the colors in these icons are flat. They all have a slight gradient. All the shapes and outlines have a dark outline as well. That means these icons look great on a dark and light background. Over 700 icons and 16 wallpapers included.


  • Price: $0.99
  • In-app Purchases: Yes
  • Rating: 4.7/5
  • Installs: 10,000 – 50,000

More Best Apps & Games

Our Download This series includes the best apps and games you should be downloading. We also have more lists for the best apps and games on Android. Check them out below!

Joe Fedewa
Ever since I flipped open my first phone I've been obsessed with the devices. I've dabbled in other platforms, but Android is where I feel most at home.

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