If you want to get the most out of your PC you need some third-party apps that can help you manage tasks, open/edit specific files, or even enable some options that were not possible with the operating system alone.
In today’s article, we will focus on entertainment. Apart from the games you can install on your PC or play online, there are many interesting apps that can keep you amused for hours.
Let’s jump to the list and find out which must-have apps you should install on your Windows right away.
Unfortunately, the Windows Media Player that comes with your Windows isn’t powerful enough and doesn’t support any video or audio files.
That’s where the VLC player comes in handy. This is a media player that will unlock limitless possibilities when it comes to playing some kind of media file.
The VLC player supports many video formats including the standard mp4, avi, mkv, and many more.
Additionally, this app includes additional features such as adding subtitles directly from the internet, sync audio and video and you can even use any video as live wallpaper.
As you probably already know, Spotify is one of the biggest online music streaming services and they have a Windows app in the Store. This means that you can download the desktop version of Spotify and enjoy music for free (with ads).
This app contains all the latest hits, alongside a wide collection of podcasts and other great content that can keep you amused for hours.
On top of that, Spotify has one of the best recommendation algorithms among all streaming platforms, and it will choose the music you like every time.
If you love watching movies, documentaries, stand-up comedies, live concerts, and much more, then Netflix is just the app you need. Netflix is available on the Microsoft Store, and if you don’t want to download the app you can browse Netflix online.
The app also allows you to download movies and enjoy them even when you don’t have access to the internet.
This is another video streaming service that can unlock a wide range of possibilities on your computer. The most important thing is that Kodi is free to use and you will be able to use it as a home server and stream content on every device in the house.
Basically, Kodi is a platform that can give you access to movies, popular TV programs, live sports events, and much more.
Unfortunately, Kodi is useless on its own. You need to set up the app by installing various add-ons through a complicated procedure to stream content.
For example, if you like sports, you should install an add-on that provides access to sports channels, or if you want to watch movies you can download an add-on for movies.
If you are a book lover, this is the app you need. If you don’t have time to read or buy books Audible is an audiobook service that allows you to subscribe and listen to your favorite books.
Even though it isn’t the same feeling as actually reading a book, but it is great when you don’t have enough time to sit and read a book.
Basically, you can put your headphones on and do all kinds of activities in your home or outside while listening to your favorite book. This is a great time to make a change and transfer from listening to music to listening to an audiobook.
Love sports? Audible has a lot of audiobooks about athletes and coach’s biographies, including 4 best sellers by Phil Jackson, who is number one on the top 30 best NBA coaches of all time according to TwinSpires Edge.
These are some of the best entertainment apps you can install on your Windows 10. All of them are great for keeping you entertained and possibly save you money by going for free streaming providers.
There are many different Windows apps you can install on your PC that can unlock many possibilities on your computer, you just have to find out the right one for your preference.