The holiday euphoria is starting to heat up. During the whole month of December, all we think about are our families, and upcoming holidays. We think about presents, dress in ugly sweaters and Santa Claus costumes, and spread the holiday spirit.
Whether we want to admit or not, computers are an important part of our everyday lives. So, it’s natural to enhance our workstations with the Christmas cheer, as well. We already showed you how to ‘decorate’ your Desktops for Christmas, but that’s not all.
We now present you with a list of the best Christmas-related apps for Windows 10. All these apps were made to fulfill the holiday excitement, and even make Christmas better and more exciting.
Some of the apps are made for children, but it’s absolutely okay if you forget about your age for a moment, and let yourself enjoy.
What are the best Christmas apps to check out?
What’s Christmas without a table full of delicious food? Of course, you’ll look for granny’s old recipe when preparing the traditional food. But, in case you need some more ideas to make your Christmas feast even richer, there’s an app called Christmas Kitchen.
Although this app was originally developed for Windows 8.1, it still works exceptionally well on Windows 10. Christmas Kitchen features many Christmas-recipes for absolutely any dish of the day.
You’ll find the best Christmas recipes for breakfast, dinner, dessert, lunch. The app also has some cocktail recipes, in case you don’t want to celebrate Christmas the traditional way.
And even if you don’t find what you’re looking for in Christmas Kitchen, you can always try some other recipe apps, like Yummly, Allrecipes, iFood, and more. We’re sure all these apps will prepare some tasty Christmas-themed recipes for you.
Christmas KitchenChristmas Kitchen will bring all the delicious recipes to your table so that you really get the Christmas spirit.
This is a must-use app this Christmas. Once you’ve installed it, you can turn yourself into Santa Claus.
The app will show an aged image of yourself with Santa wear including Santa Beard, Santa Eye Brows, Santa Hats, and all the apparel.
It works with photos taken from your photo gallery or with your camera.
Create a SantaTurn yourself into a real Santa by using this awesome app. You will get the beard, the eyebrows, hat and more.
If you’re, like Santa Clause, looking for your own little elf assistant, this app might be perfect. Simply called Christmas, this assistant features everything you need to from a Christmas-themed app. Here’s the complete list of features:
- Countdown in days, hours, minutes and seconds One click share of
- One click share of countdown with your friends in facebook, twitter, by email, etc.
- Pre-set 25+ SMS
- 25+ Wallpapers
- Create gift list
So, Christmas is like five Christmas-themed apps combined. If you’re impatient, you can always check how much is left until Christmas. If you’re too busy during Christmas, you can send automatic SMS messages to your loved ones. You can customize your Desktop with Christmas wallpapers. And you can also create your own gift list.
So, if you don’t want to mess with multiple apps this Christmas, this app is perfect.
ChristmasThe Christmas app will cover all your needs including countdown, gift list making and desktop wallpapers.
And finally, one of the best things to keep your mind on Christmas during the whole month of December is the advent calendar! You probably owned one when you were younger and cheered every day because of a new gift.
Well, instead of sweets and candies, Santa’s Advent Calendar offers you virtual gifts, to make the Christmas countdown more interesting.
The app has 24 hidden surprises, which are revealed every day until Christmas. SPOILER ALERT: here’s the list of all of them:
- Sing-a-long to traditional Christmas favorites: Jingle Bells and Away in a manger
- Test your memory with the 12 days of Christmas musical game
- Interactive 3D Puzzles and Sliders with stunning festive graphics
- Festive games: Christmas Pairs, Find Rudolph, Elf Escape and much more
- Too cold to play outside, why not dress the snowman from the warmth of your home or draw on our frosted window
- A collection of Christmas Jokes, Poems and Riddles to keep you smiling all season – Ho Ho Ho!
Santa’s Advent CalendarEverybody loves advent calendars as they bring plenty of surprises and Christmas joy for the whole family.
This app lets you know how many days, hours, minutes, seconds, and even milliseconds are left until Christmas. So, if you’re looking for a Christmas countdown app, this is the most accurate tool that you can get.
At midnight on Christmas Eve, time will freeze while Santa delivers gifts throughout the world. At midnight on Christmas Day, the app resets and you’ll see how many days, hours, minutes, seconds, and milliseconds are left until Christmas next year.
The app also features live tile and lock screen badge notifications. You can get it from the Microsoft Store.
Christmas Time ProThis awesome countdown app for Christmas will tell you exactly when Santa will bring the long-awaited gifts.
Are you counting the days until Christmas? You don’t need to because this app will remind you exactly how many days are left and will update your live tile automatically!
You can change the color of your background! When there are more than 99 days until Christmas, the countdown will be displayed on the live tile text instead of the notification. That is because the app is limited to 99 notifications.
No matter where you are in the world, you have the option in settings to change the date for the place you are celebrating Christmas. The app is completely free so enjoy it!
Days Until ChristmasDon’t bother to count the days and take notes in the callendar. This app will update your live tiles with the Chrismas countdown.
Christmas Songs and Music
Nothing gets you better into the Christmas spirit than singing along the most wonderful carols. And if you are in the mood, your phone should be in the mood, too. Spread some cheer and enrich your ringtones collection with the best Christmas ringtones for free.
The Christmas Songs and Music app will let you choose the ringtone you like best. All the Christmas ringtones are fun and will spread the magic before the holidays.
- Set as ringtone, assign to contacts
- Set as alarm clock
- Set as SMS ringtone
- Save, share on social networks or email sounds
Our list of top 7 Christmas apps for Windows 10 is now complete. We hope you’ll enjoy using these apps, as much as you’ll enjoy spending the holidays with your loved ones.
So, what more can we say, than Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
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