Apple is one of the world’s top ranking mobile phone companies, producing innovative cutting-edge world-class products. Their products range from laptops to handheld mobile devices as well as some of the best applications specifically made to run on Apple devices.
This article looks into some of the best Islamic apps both those that are free and apps for purchase from Apple. These Islamic apps are useful for reading Qur’an, calculating prayer times, and even finding halal food. You can download these apps from the App Store in iTunes.
Iquran and Iquran Pro
This app features the complete Qur’an along with recitation and verse-by-verse translation. It has a clever format and a beautiful font that makes easy reading. The app is easy to navigate and use. The repeat function allows for recitation practice, and the user can add bookmarks and notes. The app also allows for full-text searching of the Qur’an and any supported translations. The Pro version has extra features such as additional recitations and translations and viewing in either landscape or portrait mode. This app comes in a free (limited functionality) and pro version (full functionality) whereby the pro-version provide unlimited access to all the apps functionality at just $10.99. The app is compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
Ipray and Ipray Pro
Get prayer timings for your local city, along with Qiblah directions and Adhan. Thousands of cities around the globe are currently supported. The user can also access a five-day schedule and a Hijri calendar. The Pro version allows the user to add additional cities (useful when travelling), add more alerts and notifications, and change more of the prayer calculation settings. Some users report that the qiblah compass is not always accurate, but other features of this app are well-reviewed. Also available in the two versions (free and pro)is the unlimited functionality to all the features of the app for $2.99. it is compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.