Kik Messenger Returns to the Top Free Android Apps List

Kik Messenger has returned to the top free Android app this week at No. 10, according to research from Google Play. The messenger app from Kik Interactive Communication lets users chat and share photos and videos through an encrypted network.

Below, we’ve listed the top free Android apps of the week. The list links to Google Play’s research about the individual apps, including user reviews.

As part of Mediabistro’s Media App Summit which took place last year, we spotlight the top free apps every week–helping our readers discover, enjoy and analyze successful content.

Top Free Android Apps of the Week

1.  Facebook for Android

2.  Pandora

3. Candy Crush Saga

4. Instagram

5. Despicable Me

6. Facebook Messenger

7. Brightest LED Flashlight

8. Netflix

9. Skype

10. Kik Messenger