Most popular smartphone brands in India all work on Android system, which means that the country downloads thousands of mobile applications every day. Whether it's a Samsung phone or a smartphone from one of the popular Chinese brands, the majority of Indians picks Android-based phones.

In this list, we will count down 10 most popular Android applications in India. These are all applications that are available to be downloaded fro the official application store, Google Play.

#10 - Facebook Lite

Facebook Lite allows Facebook users to get online on the social network even in poor network conditions. While this app doesn't have as many features as the regular Facebook application, it is very useful and it often comes in handy.

#9 - JioTV

JioTV allows you to watch over 500 TV channels, including more than 50 HD ones, on any Android device. By using this mobile application, users can watch their favorite shows no matter where they are, which is very useful.

#8 - Hotstar

Just like JioTV, Hotstar allows its users to watch live TV wherever they go. In addition, this app is the largest video-on-demand platform in India, and it recently started gaining worldwide popularity as well.

#7 - MX Player

While Android devices have integrated video player, some users simply aren't big fans of it, and that is where MX Player comes into play. MX Player is a powerful video player for your device, and some of its features include hardware acceleration and subtitle support.

#6 - UC Browser

Default mobile browser isn't good enough for some users, and that is why most Indians chose UC Browser as an alternative.

This browser is one of the most popular applications on Google Play with over 500 million installs.

#5 - Facebook

The regular Facebook app which gives you access to every part of the most popular social network.

#4 - Truecaller

Truecaller is a great application for identifying unknown calls, blocking spam calls and SMS, and much more. This Android app will let you filter out the unwanted and stay in touch with the people who matter.

#3 - SHAREit

"SHAREit, the best sharing app with fastest cross-platform transfer speed & free online feeds including movies, videos, music, wallpapers, GIFs," is the official description of this app. It is extremely useful for everyone who shares and transfers content, so it's not a surprise that it's ranked so high on the list.

#2 - Facebook Messenger

Just another Facebook application on this list. The messenger application allows you to stay in touch with your Facebook friends, either through text messages, voice calls, or video calls.

#1 - Whatsapp

Whatsapp is also owned by Facebook and it's the most popular Android application in India. As of last year, this application has over 200 million users in the country, which makes it the top application by a large margin.