Android App apk Name Database for apps installed on phones
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App NameApp Type (A, M, C, R, P)Notes on what it doesNote Reference URL'sAlways Running on StartupSafe to FreezeVanilla AndroidSamsung SpecificHTC SpecificMotorola SpecificCM SpecificMIUI SpecificVerizon SpecificAT&T Specific
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Account and Sync SettingsAGoogle and other account servicesNY
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AdserviceCYY
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AllShare Play 1.0MSamsung DLNA Implementationhttps://www.allshareplay.com/YYY
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AllShare Service 1.0.0MSamsung DLNA Implementation Servicehttps://www.allshareplay.com/YY
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AmazonM, PStandard Amazon app, if you want it install from Play store.YY
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Android KeyboardADefault android keyboard, if you use another (swiftKey, Swype etc.) you can remove this one.YY
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Android live wallpapersAYY
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Android media processABackground Media scanner? Probably maintains a database of "media" files that reside on your phone. Might hand ringtones, mp3's and other media files to other apps (WinAmp, MortPlayer etc.)Y
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Application installerMAppInstaller allows you to install applications(.apk) from your external storage (e.g. SD card). You can also uninstall application or backup application to external storage(NOT app2sd) by this tool.http://test.1mobile.com/application-installer-458038.htmlYY
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Application monitor 1.1.0MSamsung JB 4.1.2 Component. Program Monitor WidgetYY
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Apps 1.02.xCFor Verizon AppsYY
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Automation TestSamsung JB 4.1.2 Component. Unknown PurposeY
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AvrcpServiceSamsungMThe Audio/Video Remote Control Profile is a Bluetooth profile that allows Bluetooth devices to control media playback on remote devices. It is typically used with A2DP devices for next/previous track selection and pause/play functions.http://www.mobileburn.com/definition.jsp?term=AVRCPY
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Backup 4.0.xR, PThis is the MIUI Backup app, safe to remove if you use another backup functionYYY
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Backup Assistant 2.3.xM, Cinstalled on Motorola/Verizon most likely a companion to Backup Assistant Client belowYY
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Backup Assistant Client (or BackupAssistanceClient)MInstalled on Droid XYY
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BadgeProviderA?I'm guessing this is the software manager for the "missed call" or "received unread texts" numbers that appear on your phone and Text app icons.YY
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BlockbusterC, PFrom Verizon bloatwareYY
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Bluetooth ShareM, RSGS2 Installed App, also in MIUI. Different versionYYYY
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BluetoothTestM, RSGS2 Installed App, also in MIUI. Different versionYY
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BlurAlarm ClockMMotorola Alarm Clock.YYY
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BlurCalendarMMotorola Calendar?YYY
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BlurSNMessagingEngineMMotorola social messaging appYY
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Browser 4.0.xR, PBuiltin MIUI Web browser app, if you use another you don't need it.YY
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BUAContactAdapterMPart of Motorola Backup AssistanceYY
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Calendar StorageAThis is the primary Android Calendar database, if you remove this you'll have no calendar functionsY
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Call settingsY
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CapabilityManagerServiceMSamsung JB 4.1.2 Component. Unknown PurposeYY
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CarDockC, M, PPreinstalled on lots of phones. Believe this is part of the Vlingo appYYY
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Certificate installerAdded to MIUI after 2.9.x versions. Unknown purpose, think it's from Samsung build as number is: 4.0.3-ZSLPGYY
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ChocoEUKorAn android fontY
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CitrixC, PCitrix app, preinstalled on some Verizon phonesYY
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City IDCFrom VerizonYY
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ClockMSamsung ClockYY
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Clock 2.0.4RMIUI Clock AppYY
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ClockWidgetMMotorola Clock WidgetYY
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CMASMEmergency Contact / Warning mechanismYY
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com.android.app.playreadyuiMY
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com.android.backupconfirmMYY
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com.android.InputEventApp
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com.android.provision
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com.android.server.vpn.enterprise:remoteYY
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com.android.sharedstoragebackupMY
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com.android.smspushY
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com.lbe.security.miui:serviceRGreat security app included with MIUI by default that lets you restrict individual apps from: Send SMS, accessing dialer, querying Phone State (volume levels etc.), Call Monitoring, Read all SMS messages, Access Contacts, Access Call Logs, Access GPS data, Access Phone ID, Block Apps from auto-starting on phone startupYY
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com.sec.android.app.lcdtest
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com.sec.android.app.minimode.resMY
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com.sec.android.providers.downloadsMY
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com.sec.bcservice 1.0MSamsung JB 4.1.2 Component. Unknown PurposeY
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Contacts and dialerAYY
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Contacts StorageA
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ContextAwareService 4.1MSamsung Context awareness for Earphones plugged in and showing in notification areahttp://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1782155YYY
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Country, Language, Time zone
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CSCMCSC == consumer software customization and it is specified to geographical region and carriers. CSC contains the software packages specific to that region, carrier branding and also APN settings for data connection, MMS for your service provider. And you can change CSC if you have Multi CSC packages.http://www.jayceooi.com/2011/09/03/how-to-change-csc-on-samsung-galaxy-s2/
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DataCreate
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Days 1.0MSamsung WidgetYY
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DLNAMDLNA is open standard similar to Apple's AirPlayhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_Living_Network_AllianceYY
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Dock / DockServiceMOn Motorola DevicesYY
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Download ManagerAThis is the Play store download manager. Apps from the Play store won't download and install if removedNY
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DownloadProvideruiMCoincides with stock Motorola browser downloads. If use 3rd party ie: Miren has its ownYY
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DownloadsA, RMultiple versions of this app. Used to open previously downloaded filesYY
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DRM Protected ContentMSamsung DRM stuffYY
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DropBox 1.0MSamsung Cloudagent dropbox integrationYY
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DSMForwarding 4.1Mhttp://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1430450YY
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DSMLawmo 4.1MSee DSMForwarding above?YY
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Dual Clock (analogue) 1.0MSamsung Stock WidgetYY
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Dual Clock (digital) 1.0MSamsung Stock WidgetYY
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EmailAMany versions out there. Stock E-mail app
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Enterprise SysScopeMSamsung Service?YY
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Enterprise VPN ServicesMYY
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EnterprisePermissionsMSamsung JB 4.1.2 Component. Unknown PurposeYY
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ErrorAYY
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Face UnlockA, M?YY
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Factory Mode 1.0MYY
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Factory TestAYY
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Favorite Apps 1.0MSamsung JB 4.1.2 Component. Unknown PurposeYYY
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Favorite Contacts 1.1MUHC Enrollement Confirmation 1YY
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File ExplorerRIncluded with MIUI as default file managerYY
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FlipboardA, M?http://flipboard.com news/magazine downloaderYY??
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FM radioMY
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FMRadioServiceMMotorola FM Radio functionY
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FriendFeedM, PFriendFeed App, www.friendfeed.comYYY
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GalleryAYYY
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Game Hub 2.0MNgmoco GamehubYYY
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Genie WidgetMMotorola Specific?YY
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Global UnplugMNotifies your phone via notification run when phone is fully charged. Runs in backgroundYYY
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GmailAYYY
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Google Account ManagerAYY
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Google Backup TransportASamsung/Google Backup app??Y
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Google Bookmarks SyncAY
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Google Contacts SyncAFor contacts sync with your google accountYNY
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Google Partner SetupAI think this is the app that runs when you setup a new phone or new account. Please modify if you have further infoYYY
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Google Play ServicesAPushed down to android devices by google play store in 9/2012YY
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Google Play StoreAYY
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Google SearchAGoogle Now/Search introduced with Jelly BeanYY
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Google Services FrameworkAYNY
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Google Text-to-speech EngineAY
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Google+A, PGoogle + AppYYY
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