Top 5 Best File Manager and File Explorer Android Apps 2013

One thing you’ll notice on many Android devices is the file explorer is not that much good as it should be, I hope many of you would be agree with me. Finding specific file becomes a bit difficult when you don’t have installed a good 3rd Party File explorer or File Manager App on your Android. A number of developers has tried their best to create the best File Manager apps for Android devices. Out of  many several File Explorer Apps, I have selected the Best and Free File Manager Apps for Android Smartphones and Tablets devices.

1. ES File Explorer File Manager

ES File Explorer is one of the best rated and most downloaded file manager app for Android Phones and Tablet devices. It similarly works and manages as you use to do it on your traditionally on your PC, like cut, copy, past, edit, move, hide and so on. Additionally you can also use it to manage applications on your device, like install, uninstall, and Backup etc. Overall UI is simple and really easy to use.

Main Features includes:

  • Free to Use
  • File Manager
  • Application Manager
  • Remote File Manager
  • Zip and RAR Files Compress and Extraction Supports
  • Built-in Viewers for various files format like Photos, Audios and Videos
  • Also supports for Text file viewing and editing
  • Root Explorer
  • Supports over 30 Languages
  • Cloud Storage Services Support like Google Drive, Dropbox, SkyDrive and many more.

Get it on Google Play – ES File Explorer File Manager

2. ASTRO File Manager Clouds

ASTRO is another best File Manager Apps with more additional features on its way to make file management easy for you on your Android device. Just like ES File Explorer, it has also attracted and impressed millions of Android users with its amazing and useful file explorer features. ASTRO has a dedicated support for all major and well known Cloud Storage services like Dropbox, Google Drive, SkyDrive and Box.

Main Features includes:

  • Free
  • Easy File Management on Cloud Storage as well as on Phone or Tablet.
  • Root Explorer
  • Advance File searching supports
  • Supports over 11 Languages
  • Application Management i.e Uninstall, Backup
  • Zip and RAR File Support
  • Photos and Text Viewers
  • And Many more to explore…

 Get it on Google Play – ASTRO File Manager Clouds

3. X-Plore File Manager

X-Plore number third on our list, is also one of the best and well known file explorer and management app for Android users. App is regularly updated and it was last updated on 10th of Oct and its size is also 1.6 MB and supports up to Android 2.1 and above.

 Main Features includes:

  • Free
  • Cloud Storage Support
  • File Explorer and Management
  • Supports  Root, FTP, SMB, Sqlite, Picasa, Zip and Rar explorer
  • Advance image viewer
  • View APK files as Zip
  • Some Advance Features are Premium
  • And Much More…

Get it on Google Play – X-Plore File Manager

4. File Manager by Rhythm Software

It is also regarded as one of the most trusted File Manager and Explorer App for Android. It really great and is simple UI makes it unique and adorable. Because of its feature and good use, it has also got attention from over 80,000 users.

Main Features includes:

  • Free
  • User-Friendly, Easy to use.
  • Supports 23  Languages
  • Root Explorer
  • Almost supports all major Cloud Storage services
  • File Manager and Explorer
  • Remote File Management
  • Generates thumbnails for Photos, Video and other files
  • Built-in Image Viewer, Text Viewer and Editor and Video Player
  • Supports for Compressed files i.e Zip and RAR files
  • And Many more..

Get it on Google Play – File Manager by Rhythm Software

5. File Manager by

Last but not the least, File Manager by is also an outstanding File Explorer App on my list. No doubt it has almost all the features as the above mentioned apps except the, Cloud Storage Support and Root Explorer. Otherwise the App has impressed me a lot with its unique features and overall UI design is fantastic. What do you think?

 Main Features includes:

  • Free
  • File Management
  • Extractions for Rar, Tar, Tar.gz, Tgz, Tar.bz2, Tbz file formats.
  • Manage Zip files formats i.e unzip and compress.
  • Supports over 16 Major Languages
  • Dark and Light Holo themes supports
  • Optimize for both Phone and Tablet Devices.
  • Generates Thumbnails for Images and APK files
  • Supports USB OTG
  • And Much more…..

Get it on Google Play – File Manager by

At the end, Hoping that you’ll find this list of top 5 best File Manager and Explorer Apps for Android Useful and the list definitely would have help you to select the best File Manager Application for your Android Phone or Tablet device. What is your Favorite? Let us know in the comment section.

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