Almost everyone has a smartphone these days, but are you missing out on some amazing apps that can make life in Abu Dhabi even better?
Where would we be without our phones these days? We can order food, book transportation, browse social media and do almost anything at the touch of a button.
For almost any situation imaginable there’s an app for it – and here in Abu Dhabi, it’s no different.
Check out these useful applications, available on Apple and Android devices, that could make your life a little easier. Best of all, they’re all free to download.
Shop for a range of goods on this free no-meetup classifieds app that shows you items from sellers located near you. The handy service allows you to post an item through the app and once a seller buys, a courier collects and delivers your goods. The money is added to your account so you don’t even have to leave the house to make a sale. Simple.
Looking for some great money-saving offers? This handy app uses your location to find discounts near you on everything from dining and spas, to activities and more, meaning you can get the best price on whatever you’re after. And with notifications, you won’t miss the best deals when they’re on offer.
This app is an electronic payment method that makes buying things while on the go a piece of cake. Charge your account with the amount you want and use the app to pay at stores like Carrefour, Vox Cinemas and Costa Coffee. Best of all, you’ll receive rewards including up to 30 percent of your purchase back.
If you’re in the market for a specific item and want to make sure you get the best deal, simply open this app, scan the barcode of the product and it will instantly compare prices for the same item in stores across the UAE and online so that you’re never out of pocket.
We’ve all been there: The fuel light is on and we don’t know where the nearest petrol
station is to top up. Using your location, this app will show you where the closest Adnoc is, plus you can search for specific services including a car wash, fast food outlets, ATM and so much more. It also shows the latest fuel prices.
Need a job done? Post your requirements online and receive instant quotes for everything from cleaning and item removal to smartphone repair, handyman services and even birthday party planners. Select and book the service you’re happiest with and you’ll have something ticked off the to-do list in no time.