Compared to older versions of Windows, 8 has a different user interface and features. When Windows 8 was launched, customers were looking forward to the cool apps offered in Microsoft's App marketplace.
Here is a summary of top 10 apps offered by Windows 8:
1. Free Books
Offering 23,469 classic books anytime and for any device from laptops to Amazon's Kindle.
Many options available including Editor’s choice & featured books.
Provides informative articles and videos on many topics. Videos & articles can be access from the app itself.
3. Toolbox for Windows 8
Really impressive set of tools are provided here. There are 12 tools provided by the toolbox app which includes Facebook, Voice Notes, Doodles & many more and 6 tools can be run on single screen simultaneously.
The tools provided by the toolbox app are small but very efficient & useful.
With a pretty simple design, this app is one of the most known blogging platforms showed its presence on windows. It allows reading the blogs that you follow & share the contents with the help of WordPress account.
5. Facebook Messenger
The world famous social networking messenger is offered on the Windows app store.
6. Google Search
The largest search engine in the world & helps in getting information in a quick glance. Voice search, Image search, Google instant helps a lot in finding out the results & loaded with many other features.
7. Pinball FX 2
Pinball is a Gaming based app with a friendly interface & has been upgraded with much more graphics, which in turn makes the game very interesting.
8. Skype Voice Changer
With this voice changer app you can easily change the voice during the Skype calls & play funny pranks with your friends.
9. Multimedia 8
It helps in browsing, access to music & video files with other features like 3D video support, video converting, and audio & video capture.
10. Metro Commander
It is a File Manager which helps in managing the files with a pretty awesome Windows User Interface.
It consist of all the features which a File Manager should have additionally that this can be manage with Skydrive account.