At its very core, the Android OS is itself a tool that makes communication easy, connects us to the internet, and helps us entertain ourselves as well. The most important element of Android is the Google Play Store, which further extends our devices’ capabilities to another dimension.

One such capability is to add several utilitarian tools to the Android device with the help of apps. If you have been searching for the best Android tools and utility apps that are probably just hidden in plain sight, we have just the list for you.

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GasBuddy: Find Cheap Gas

If you’re feeling your wallet get tighter with the rising cost of living, saving even on the day-to-day items can amount to a whole lot of money. Helping you save on the fluctuating gas prices between different vendors, GasBuddy can help you find the cheapest gas prices not just in your city, but everywhere in the United States, Australia, and Canada.

Download GasBuddy: Find Cheap Gas

IFTTT

Possibly the most highly acclaimed Android utility tool app out there, IFTTT enables you to connect multiple Android apps together and perform automated actions between them. For instance, if you want all of your Instagram upload to be uploaded to your Dropbox as well, you can use IFTTT to do so. With the advent of IoT, you can use IFTTT with smart home devices and learn a whole lot more things to do with the IFTTT Recipes for Android.

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Smart Tools

For every engineer, architect, carpenter, or a handyman, the possibility of having digital measurement tools just an app away is a fantasy brought to life. Smart Tools has been around for a while now and continues to be an all-in-one app for all types of measurement tools, rulers, flashlight, mirror, unit convertor, and a compass as well.

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LastPass Password Manager

Are you among those who always have trouble remembering their account passwords, are forced to reset the password and the forget the new password as well? To break you out of this vicious cycle comes LastPass Password Manager, you can save your Facebook, Google, Netflix, and all other passwords with any hassle, with just one password to rule them all!

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Sleep as Android

There is a lot of demand for sleep monitoring devices, but they can be expensive at times, so why not turn your Android into your personal sleep monitor? A one of a kind app in its genre, Sleep as Android strives to get you the good night’s sleep you deserve by using multiple measurement metrics.

By using it as your alarm clock and keeping your Android device next to you while you sleep, Sleep as Android recognizes your movement while you sleep and creates insightful sleep patterns for you to analyze.

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What is the number one on your personal list of the best Android tools and utility apps list? Share your thoughts on it in the comments section down below.

Source: Google Play Store
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What's my model number?

There are several ways to locate your model number:

Option 1
On your device, go to Settings, then "About device" and scroll down to "Model number"
Option 2
Often times you can view the model number inside the device, by removing the battery
Option 3
Using Samsung's model/serial number location tool