Covid-19 pandemic has united the world against China, and since Sonam Wangchug requested to boycott Chinese products, Indians are removing Chinese apps from their smartphones. Recently using “Remove China Apps” got immense popularity in India. But soon Google removed the app from the play store.
Still, people are uninstalling Chinese apps to support the anti-China movement. In case you are also interested in removing Chinese apps but don’t know which app is Chinese, don’t worry here is a list of apps for your reference. However, this listicle only consists of some of the popular Chinese apps.
Some of the apps are part of your device and you can't uninstall them from a Chinese smartphone including Xiaomi, Realme, OnePlus and more. Yet, you can try to disable or force stop them to be inactive.
Popular Chinese apps
Apart from these, there are 20 more apps which are Chinese and being used by many, but not so popular in India.
Alternatives to popular Chinese Apps
360 Security Alternative
There are plenty of security apps available – both free and premium. Bitdefender Mobile Security & Antivirus is one of the good choices to secure your devices against viruses and malware.
Protect your privacy with Norton App Lock that offers a secure password or pattern lock screen to keep your Android device secure and private.
BeautyPlus, YouCam Makeup and Photo Wonder Alternative
B612 - Beauty & Filter Camera is a perfect alternative with over 1,500 diverse stickers, real-time beauty effects to get the perfect shot at once, and more.
TikTok, Helo, Bigo Live, Vigo Video, VMate and Kwai Alternative
Mitron, a Short Video and Social Platform, is designed for people who are looking for TikTok alternative. You can showcase your innovative videos.
Tik Kik is another social media platform for creating, sharing and discovering short videos.
Adobe Scan: PDF Scanner, OCR is the perfect app to scan documents. The free document scanning app from Adobe comes integrated with OCR technology to instantly recognize printed text and handwriting.
UCBrowser, DU Browser, CM Browser and APUS Browser Alternative
Your Android and iOS devices come with Chrome and Safari browsers, it's better to stick with them for surfing the internet.
SHAREit and Xender Alternative
SuperBeam best solution to share large files between your devices using WiFi direct. You can pair devices using QR codes (with the included QR code scanner), NFC or manual sharing key.
Recently, Indian intelligence agencies have reportedly listed 40+ mobile apps that have the potential to carry out a cyber-attack against the country. It's always good to use secure and trusted apps, hope this list will help you to choose the perfect one.