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‘Candy Crush Saga’ Ousts Instagram in No. 3 Spot on Top Free Android Apps List

candycrushCandy Crush Saga has moved up a notch on the top free Android apps list this week to No. 3, according to research from Google Play. In moving up the charts, the popular video game app from King.com knocked Instagram down a notch.

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.

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. Facebook Messenger

6. Netflix

7. Snapchat

8. Skype

9. Clean Master

10. Super-Bright LED Flashlight

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