Best iPhone Apps 2015: Free and paid apps for iPhone

Whether you're after the latest free iPhone apps or the App Store essentials, T3's app experts pick the best iPhone apps to grab in 2014

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is the latest extension of the Apple smartphone family, and comes with an ever-growing library of available apps. Each month T3's specialist iPhone team storm the App Store in search of the very best iPhone apps available right now, so if you're looking to furnish your phone with some top quality, free and paid for app delight, look no further.

Whether you scroll aimlessly through the App Store, or have just grabbed an Apple smartphone, here's our monthly updated list of what the T3 app experts have uncovered.

Google Inbox



Google’s reimagining of the email inbox is a great example of taking something we use everyday and making it much more useful. Instead of just giving you a list of emails, Inbox automatically groups similar messages together so you easily know what you’ve got to deal with. You can save messages for later, snooze them or remove them completely and there’s even an option to send you a reminder on a particular day. The look is full on Material Design and it’s slick, fast, but you'll need an invite.

Free | Download Google Inbox

Burgerapp

While we all love a good, juicy burger, it can sometimes be a pain to track down the best places to grab the ultimate pig-out food. You won’t have that problem though if you have Burgerapp installed, as it collects all the places to pick up a burger in London and plots them on a handy map. There’s loads of reviews too, and even tips on whipping up a batch of your own at home.

£2.49 | Download Burgerapp

Scanbot



A great alternative to scanning, Scanbot lets you snap a picture of a document and it’ll automatically crop and trim it, saving just the important bits. It’ll upload to iCloud so it’s available on all your devices and if you upgrade to the Pro version you get some extra nifty features like automatic tagging and full text search.

Free | Download Scanbot

Clips

Utilising a custom keyboard and notification panel widget, Clips is the best way to save everything you read on the internet. Easily clip words or picture and save them to your roll, then you can quickly paste them into an email or just create a scrapbook for yourself. If you’ve got both an iPad and iPhone you can sync your cips between the two devices, which is a nice addition.

Free | Downloads Clips

Flic



We all take a load of photos on our phones, some great, but a lot that are pretty terrible. The problem is that the act of deleting all these awful snaps can be quite arduous. Not if you’ve got Flic installed. This clever apps loads all of your photos and then lets you quickly flick away the bads one, without having a manually select them all.

£1.49 | Download Flic

Workflow



This app is ridiculously powerful, but it’s the time saving features that make it a must have download. Workflow lets you join steps together into automatic actions, for example every time you take a picture it’ll upload to a certain folder in your Dropbox, or when you play a song it’ll tweet it out. You can even add shortcuts to your desktop, a quick call to your mum, perhaps.

£1.99 | Download Workflow
 

Surgeon Simulator:

Brain surgery? Not exactly rocket science, is it mate? But time to scrub up and don your latex gloves anyway, proving yourself by taking virtual control of the flailing, jelly-arms of a doc given the task of fixing an unfortunate soul named Bob. Bob is your Prometheus, but with even less hope of rescue, remaining chained eternally to your operating table as you attack his open chest with a variety of enthusiasm and metal. When Surgeon Simulator landed on the PC’s Steam Store this time last year, after just two months of development, it was an instant hit and now stands as one of 2013’s big indie success stories, having racked up over a million downloads. This tweaked iPad version gives you the opportunity to control Bob’s fate with your bare hands, which is no easier, but still a lot of fun. You can choose to take on a variety of tricky transplant operations, but as you’ll quickly realise, battling with the ragdoll physics means Bob meets a grisly end time and time again. That sounds frustrating, but it’s actually hilarious and central to the fun. Honestly, throwing a man’s vital organs around a room has never been such a lark.

£3.99 | Download Surgeon Simulator

Hop



Control multiple email accounts in one single, instant messaging-like feed, sharing big files, images, videos and more with seamless ease.

Free | Download Hop

Distiller



The ultimate whiskey companion. Answer a few questions and a clever algorithm will analyse the app’s top shelf and find you the perfect tipple.

Free | Download Distiller

Squawka



Our fave footy stats site is now our fave footy app, with instant news, play-by-plays and detailed analytics tailored to you. A World Cup must.

Free | Download Squawka

Explovia



A curated shortlist of great events in your city. Suggest them to friends and instigate a night out. You can even book tickets from within the app.

Free | Download Explovia

WeTransfer



Still the easiest way to send big files, now condensed into a rather excellent app. Save regular recipients and upload up to 10GB of files for transfer.

Free | Download WeTransfer

Snupps



A simple way to organise all your stuff. Take pictures of your belongings and store them on virtual shelves – to keep record or just for showing off.

Free | Download Snupps

Pocket Starships



Think Resogun but massively multiplayer, with RPG elements and an in-depth crafting system. Yes! Make friends, forge alliances, explore.

Free | Download Pocket Starships

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