- Adobe Illustrator DrawPrice: Free/ paid for premium benefits
Benefits-Familiar to Illustrator users
-Adobe Illustrator’s best features in an Android app.
-Plenty of useful features
-Integrates with desktop apps for CC users
-Synchronizes perfectly with illustrator and photoshop
Download Adobe Illustrator Draw
Price: Free | Developer: Autodesk
Benefits-Natural drawing experience-170 customisable brushes-Switchable predictive stroke
Download Sketchbook – Draw and paint
- Adobe Photoshop Mix
Benefits-Very easy to use-An easy-to-use photo editing Android app from Adobe.
-Live-syncs with Photoshop CC
Download Adobe Photoshop mix
- Price: Free/ paid for premium benefits. Canva Free, Canva Pro: $11.30/mth, Canva Enterprise: $30.16/mth
-Offers full design suite features-Intuitive interface-Has a huge library of templates, icons, photos and fonts-More of a full graphic design suite than a cut-down photo editor
-Can be used to create everything from logos to web mockups
Canva’s design app recently made the jump to Android. Download Canva
- Infinite DesignPrice: Free
Developer: Infinite Studio Mobile
This SVG vector graphics app includes great 3D design tools.Infinite canvasCreate 3D images with perspective tools
It is now a real alternative to Adobe’s dominant Illustrator Draw. Download Infinite Design
- Adobe Photoshop Sketch
Adobe’s sketching app for Android is ideal for Adobe Creative Cloud users.
Turn any photo into a brush
Download Adobe Photoshop Sketch
- Adobe Comp CC
BenefitsThe Android app is ideal for mockups and wireframes.
Turns sketches into crisp mockups
Great for sketching on the fly
Integrates with Adobe suite
Download Adobe Comp CC
- ibis Paint XPrice: From free
Developer: ibis mobile inc.
It offers a lot of features
It has good forums and an interactive community
It is a popular drawing app for Android
Download ibis Paint X
- Adobe Spark Post: Poster & Graphic Design EditorPrice: Free/ paid for premium benefits
BenefitsBuilt for poster design
Easy to use/User friendly
Download Adobe Spark Post: Poster & Graphic Design Editor
- AutoCAD – DWG Viewer and EditorPrice: Free/ Paid for premium benefits
Top Android app for CAD pros.
Views and edit 2D and 2D DWG files
Free trial available
Smooth, intuitive interface
Download AutoCAD DWG Viewer and Editor
- Price: Free
Developer: Valentin Mayamsin
BenefitsA simple sketching Android app with a great UI.Excellent tool pickerHighly responsive drawing engineAdditional features in Sketcher Pro
Download Sketcher Free
- Adobe Capture CCPrice: Free
BenefitsTurns sketches or photos into vectors, brushes or shapes with this Android app.Uses AI to suggest similar fontsCreate geometric patterns based on my imageSyncs with CC (creative cloud)
Download Adobe Capture CC
Modern Android devices are more powerful and useful than ever before. Digital creative can now be done quickly and efficiently on our mobile devices. High-quality designs which we would expect from a professional designer with professional design software can now be done using a mobile smartphone.
Because of the huge range of apps on the Google Play store, which are both paid-for and free, it can be difficult to pick the right ones, which is where our list of the best Android apps for creatives comes in. We have done intensive research on the Play store to find the very best Android apps that can unleash your creativity. Here are the top 12 android apps to unleash your digital creativity today!