5 Shopping Apps to Look Forward for Both Android and IOS This Christmas

Time is nearing to smell the freshly baked plum cakes and hang the mistletoes & stockings at every corners of the room. Now is also the time when mobile app developers are burning the midnight oil to come up with the latest apps which would be illuminating our smart devices during the Holiday season.


Shopping apps have been a craze since the last year, which has helped users to shop on the go. The popularity of these apps is seen this year as well. This article would be showcasing some of the best shopping apps, which would help you with your complete Christmas shopping. These apps would help you get the best deals, discounts as well as coupons to buy gifts for the most awaited holiday of the year.


1. The Amazon app
Whenever it comes to shopping online, you can always count on one premium shopping site. That site is none other than Amazon.com. Amazon has an app of its own and it is available for both the Apple and Android smart devices. The users can browse through 40 product categories of Amazon.com by themselves. They can communicate with thousands other merchants in a single swipe.


You can avail the existing Amazon account on the go by just clicking on the app features such as the 1 click and wish lists with the benefit of several secure servers. Be it the prime membership benefits or order history, this app is definitely here to enlighten your Christmas.


2. The Wal-Mart App
The Wal-Mart app has been chosen as the #1 retailer app last year, in 2012. With the tagline of ‘Save Money, Live better’, this app provides a great value for money on the go. If you are looking for affordable products at a great value for money on the go, then the Wal-Mart app is the one for you. The products are available at an unbeatable price whether you are at the comfort of your home or office. The app has wonderful features, which you can opt for like Value of the Day or shopping for Rollbacks. The users can get access to the app through search widgets and can make purchase through this app.


3. The Best Buy App
With the Best Buy app you would be able to go through the entire product catalogue and have a comparison done on the basis of the similar products to come up with the best gift for your loved ones on Christmas day. This app is packed with features like store locator, ‘My Best Buy accounts’ with ‘Best Buy points’, ‘Create wish list’ and to top it all the ‘Reward Zone’ loyalty programs. Make your shopping experience exceptionally rewarding this Christmas with this app.


4. The Target App
Available for both Android and iPhone devices, the Target app are taken as one of the best shopping apps available for Christmas. The process from adding to cart and to check out is done in few easy taps, speeding up your complete shopping experience for Christmas. Like the other apps, this app has special features of its own. Users can keep track of the things, which they want to buy through the target list. The users would also be able to view, edit and share registries for special events.


Like any other shopping apps, the target has a store finder of its own where you would be able to get directions and keep track of the store hours. The latest version has also got a feature, which is called the Happy Holidays Shopping, which is specifically targeted towards the Christmas season.


5. The Macy’s App
The Macy’s Store provides some of the best offers for Christmas as well in-store savings. The Macy’s app gives you the opportunity for special offers as well as in-store offers and everything at your fingertips. You would be accessing your registry and find gifts you want to buy for the loved ones. The app has its own in-store navigation, which is driven by site-specific navigation for your favourite brands and departments.


To top it all, you can make the purchase with Macy’s credit card, which makes managing the accounts even faster. Only by scanning the bar codes of the products you wish to buy for this Christmas, you would be able to get the product details, pricing details as well as the customer reviews. The app promises to give a smooth sailing shopping experience for both the iPhone and the Android users.


As this blog post does not offer these apps in any specific order of ranking, you can choose the right apps which would meet your shopping urges. Happy shopping for your holidays!

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