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The best paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free today

Updated 4 years ago
Published Mar 11th, 2016 11:54AM EST
Best Free iPhone Apps

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Ladies and gentlemen, you’ve managed to make it through another week. What better way to celebrate your achievement than by enjoying a great new list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free? Of course, you’ll also find a bunch of freebies that are still available in yesterday’s post, so be sure to check that one out as well.

UP NEXT: I really want to, but I’ll never ditch my iPhone for the Galaxy S7

These are paid iPhone and iPad apps that have been made available for free for a limited time by their developers. There is no way to tell how long they will be free. These sales could end an hour from now or a week from now — obviously, the only thing we can guarantee is that they were free at the time this post was written. If you click on a link and see a price listed next to an app instead of the word “get,” it is no longer free. The sale has ended. If you download the app, you will be charged.

Snap Tapp

Normally $2.99.

Snap Tapp is the easiest way to capture amazing selfies without pressing any buttons. Just tap your hand (on which you are wearing your Apple Watch) to trigger the camera on your iPhone. It’s that easy!

DIGITAL TRENDS: “…rest assured that your selfie game is about to get more serious than ever”
APPADVICE: “…getting an awesome selfie could not be easier”

Have you ever been in a situation where you had a hard time taking a good selfie because the trigger button was too difficult to press?
With Snap Tapp your Apple Watch becomes the best remote trigger you’ve ever wanted.

One simple hand tap gesture on your body or any other surface gives you an easy way to snap an awesome selfie of yourself and your friends.

It’s so easy!

Follow these easy steps:

– Open Snap Tapp on your iPhone and Apple Watch
– Position your iPhone to take a selfie
– Tap with your hand
– Snap the best selfie ever

Now you can use filters to make your selfie even more amazing and share it with your friends or over social networks!

Snap Tapp supports both front and rear camera so you can snap selfies with the rear camera or use it instead of the timer to take those amazing group photos.

Download Snap Tapp

TXT Reader

Normally $1.99.

The App let you listen to TXT file of almost any languages, so you are making good use of your time while waiting for buses, cooking in kitchen, or playing games, etc.

You might need to spend lot of time and effort in reading text. On the contrary, it is more enjoyable experience listening to them. You might even let your eyes resting yet at the same time absorbing knowledge by listening.

The App support reading aloud txt files of almost any languages, so you might learn foreign languages by listening.

The App also support background music, so that you might playing background music while listening to TXT content.
Instruction :

-use iTune to transfer TXT ( .txt ) files and background music ( .mp3 ) to the App.

-for setting : press the setting icon. You might adjust sound volume for reading text and background music. You might also adjust speed of reading TXT content.

-touch the filename to start playing the TXT content.

-while playing TXT file, you might skip to NEXT PAGE, go back to PREVIOUS PAGE. You might also choose to PAUSE / RESUME, or STOP playing TXT file.

Download TXT Reader

Photo Typer

Normally $0.99.

Praises about Photo Typer:
• “Photo Typer is more than just a photo editing application thanks to its innovative interface and its multitude of tools and effects. It is aimed at both casual and more experienced photographers who can edit and especially add a creative touch to the most ordinary pictures.” – Zack, MaxiApple

• “Photo Typer is one of the most powerful and affordable photo editing apps you’ll find in the App Store. This app has all of the tools you’d expect in a quality photo editing app and they’re very straightforward to use. If you’ve been searching for a great photo editing app I’m happy to say your search is now over.” – Rick Rockwell, AppPicker
Photo Typer is a fun and powerful photo editor that lets you quickly be pro, even if you’ve never edited a photo before. Photo Typer has Beautiful interface, tons of editing options and dozen’s of filters make this the premier mobile editing suite on the market. Its Ad free, no In-App-Purchases just a one time payment for every feature in App.

You will absolutely love this app.

Features :

• Collage Tool
– Choose from our great selection of unique and fun collages

• Photo Filters
– Apply one of our 20 gorgeous (and super fun!) photo filters – with more on the way.
– Enhance any photo with one-tap Magical Enhance filter.

• Color Splash
– With our Color Splash feature you can quickly and easily give photos a dramatic look by converting them to black and white, while keeping your chosen details in color. This effect draws the viewers’ attention to the colored areas, creating striking images.

• Photo Effects
– Adjust the brightness, saturation, contrast, blur, and exposure of your photos.

• Tones.
– Change the sharpness, Adjust Orientation, Crop, saturation, contrast, vignette, exposure, highlights and brightness of your image.

– Red-Eye, Whiten and Blemish.

– Stickers, Drawing, Text. – Ten beautiful stylistic effects to make your photos stand out.

• Overlays and Masks
– Choose from a collection of over 100 (and growing) shapes, borders, overlays, textures, light-leaks, and more to add that extra flair to your photos

– Powerful Sharing Functions Share your edited photos on Twitter, Facebook, and other apps on your phone.

• Drawing Tool
– Perfect for those who want to draw some rough notes, instructions, captions & more on their photos.

– Random Effects with Just One Touch You can apply various random effects with just one touch. Get ready to be surprised!

-Real time multi-preview to take a picture fast as you see the
visual effect directly!

Download Photo Typer

Rabbids Appisodes

Normally $2.99.

Rabbids Appisodes: The kids’ hit animated TV show is NOW INTERACTIVE!
The game is available in: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese and Simplified Chinese.
For the first time, kids will be able to unleash the Rabbids’ silliness from their favorite hit TV Show: Rabbids Invasion
– DISCOVER 7 interactive appisodes based on the hit animated TV show Rabbids Invasion.
– WATCH, PLAY AND INTERACT with Rabbids in various mini-games. Tap to throw eggs, tilt your device to prevent Rabbids from falling down, swipe to hit them and scream the iconic BWAAAH!
-FIND hidden objects in each appisode to increase your scoring. Even amid the Rabbids mayhem, stay focused during the entire appisode!
– COLLECT stickers and unlock puzzle pieces to complete new hilarious wallpapers for your tablet
or smartphone. You can even customize them with your stickers!

Download Rabbids Appisodes

Unicode Converter

Normally $0.99.

Unicode Converter enables you to convert Unicode Characters into their Unicode and convert Unicode into their Unicode Characters easily.
Unicode Converter supports UTF-16 encoding and UTF-32 encoding.

Download Unicode Converter

Instant – Quantified Self

Normally $2.99.

INSTANT- Track All Your Activities Automatically

Your life on a dashboard! Now automatically track the daily usage of your iPhone/iPad, fitness time, places, sleep and travel with Instant.

Now with weekly reports to give you actionable insights!

Instant automatically tracks your daily activities:
• How much time you spent on your phone & how many times you checked it
• How much you walk, run and travel
• Track the time you spend at places
• Additionally reminders can be set according to your daily device usage limit

Award winning app, as seen on Techcrunch, The New York Times, Product Hunt, Gizmodo, Lifehacker and Huffington Post.

Instant is the World’s leading Quantified Self & Lifelogging app. Instant journals your entire day automatically. For more information visit us on:

Passcode is needed to track device usage. Fitness tracking is only supported for iPhone 5S and onwards. Location permission is needed to run in the background. Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

Designed and developed by Emberify.

Download Instant – Quantified Self


Normally $0.99.

LiveCover allows you to take Live Photos on all iOS 9 compatible devices and edit the static image of a Live Photo.


• Photo Filter: You can apply photo filter effects to the static images of a Live Photo.
• New Static Image: You can select a photo as your new static image of a Live Photo.
• Live Photos viewer: View all the Live Photos on your device.
• Take Live Photos: Take Live Photos on all iOS 9 compatible devices. (iPhone 6s/6s Plus, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5/5s, iPhone 4s, iPad…)

GIF converter and advanced filters now available for separate purchase.

With LiveCover, you will get more fun from Live Photos.

Download LiveCover

CleanUp Pro

Normally $0.99.

Your contacts are the most important data on your phone. But eventually address book easily becomes messy, if not constantly updated. “CleanUp” helps you merge duplicate contacts and keep your contacts in a safe place.

• Remove duplicate contacts
• Merge contacts with similar names
• Merge contacts with the duplicate phone or email
• A preview of the result of the merging and manual selection of contacts

• One tap to backup your contacts
• Quickly export your backups by Email or iTunes
• Restore all the contacts at once or manually selected contacts

Offline backup. No need to sync to any server. Just email the backup file to yourself
• Easily transfer contacts between iOS Devices using just an email client
• All contacts can then easily be restored any time by simply opening the .vcf file in your mailbox

This app will make your address book neat and easy to use.

Download CleanUp Pro

AllPass Pro

Normally $2.99.

AllPass is an app that keeps all your vital information in one secure vault.

• Quick opening of data using Touch ID
• Store your logins, credit cards, identities, and secure notes
• Log in to websites without having to remember any of your passwords
• Fill credit cards and identities without typing
• Quickly access your most used items using Favorites and History
• Fast search to find what you need
• Support Folders for better file organization.You can select a template for any folder to create records as fast as possible
• Unlimited number of databases
• Encrypts all your data using best and most reliable AES 256-bit encryption
• All protection mechanism is offline on your device only
• Auto-lock protects your vault even if your device is lost or stolen
• Syncs securely with your other iOS devices
• Backup & Restore your data via iCloud, Mail or iTunes
• Export and import via Mail, iTunes and CSV text files
• 180 icons to personalize your records
• 5 standard templates for fast data entry with the ability to create or edit custom templates with unlimited fields
• Integration with iOS
• Optimized for all types of devices and screen resolutions

Choose the AllPass for storing important information and your digital life will become more comfortable and safe.

Download AllPass Pro


Normally $0.99.

Graphics Workshop is a powerful and professional picture editing application, with unique layer design,excellent matting tool and imitating tool, just like Photoshop.It is powerful and convenient.
The open design allows you to display your originality fully.What can restrain you is only your imagination.

1.Layer management
Add pictures and texts to the list of layers easily
Layers can be added freely, zoomed in and out, moved, or adjusted in the transparency
Several layers can be integrated perfectly, and any unconstrained creations can be realized
2.Intelligent matting
When taking photos, magic wand can be used to remove the background dynamically, and it is quite magical.
The intelligent matting and accurate matting, combined with the pixel-level erasing and recovery, would carve the wanted part from the picture perfectly
picture zooming + brush size adjustment + magnifying glass prompt = professional operation experience
3.Clone Stamp
Select an anchor point, and copy it perfectly
Remove the watermark, and copy the pattern
4.Historical records
All operations can be undone and redone, and there is no need to worry about the repeated modification
The incomplete work can be archived, and the process can be saved completely for later editing
5. Perfect experience
With full functions, including cutting, overturn, adjustment, filter, paint, brush, etc.
All modification demands would be satisfied, and there is no need to download numerous picture editing applications.
Professional drawing, exquisite design, concise and efficient
6. Online sharing
Share pictures to Facebook, Twitter, WeChat, and QQ
It can be shared easily at any time

Download PhotoWeaver

Zach Epstein
Zach Epstein Executive Editor

Zach Epstein has been the Executive Editor at BGR for more than 10 years. He manages BGR’s editorial team and ensures that best practices are adhered to. He also oversees the Ecommerce team and directs the daily flow of all content.

Zach first joined BGR in 2007 as a Staff Writer covering business, technology, and entertainment. His work has been quoted by countless top news organizations, and he was recently named one of the world's top 10 “power mobile influencers” by Forbes. Prior to BGR, Zach worked as an executive in marketing and business development with two private telcos.