30+ Free Reference Apps for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad

by on July 15th, 2010

free iphone ipad ipod touch apps - references and guides

Dictionary, thesaurus, how to, wiki, google, maps, Bible, Quran, translation, dictionary, formulas, area codes, states, atlas, vocabulary, guides and walkthroughs….we all need this stuff everywhere. We need these in our PC. We need these in our smart phones. So here are many of these for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. References and guides all you need. These are our favorite. Almost all these apps are compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and requires iOS 3.0 or later.

wikiHow: How to and DIY Survival Kit

wiki how app for iphone

75,000+ how-to articles from wikiHow, the wiki how-to manual. Plus an emergency survival kit stored for offline use.

Download from iTunes

Google Mobile App

Search Google quickly using your voice and your location.

google app for iphone

Download from iTunes


Bible for iphone

Now you can have the Bible in the palm of your hand, featuring 41 translations and 22 languages.

Download from iTunes


ibook for iphone

iBooks is an amazing way to download and read books. iBooks includes the iBookstore, where you can download the latest best-selling books or your favorite classics – day or night. Browse your library on a beautiful bookshelf, tap a book to open it, flip through pages with a swipe or a tap, and bookmark or add notes to your favorite passages.

Download from iTunes

Free Translator

iphone translation

This application provides an interface to the free Google Translate API for many languages including Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish and Vietnamese.

Download from iTunes


dictionary iphone

Dictionary and Thesaurus.

Download from iTunes

iTranslate – the Universal Translator

free translater for iphone

A universal TRANSLATOR for your iPhone!

Download from iTunes

World Wiki

world wiki

Get quick access to detailed demographic information of almost 250 countries around the world, right on your iPhone or iPod touch.

Download from iTunes


formulas iphone

iFormulas is a clean, simple, easy to use mathematical formula application.

Download from iTunes

Area Code Directory

area code dictionary for iphone

Easy-to-use reference for looking up area codes by code, city, state, or other information. Includes United States, Canada, Caribbean, Toll-Free and Special area codes.

Download from iTunes

Atlas 2010

atlas 2010 iphone

View quality World Maps conveniently and easily on your iPhone/iPod Touch.

Download from iTunes

Brutal Illusion + 9000 Awesome Facts

brutal facts

9000 Awesome Facts – Top App in the US Store, and featured in iTunes “Staff Favorites” section.

Download from iTunes

Exam Vocabulary Builder

vocabulary builder iphone

Using AccelaStudy’s intuitive flashcard-like approach, you can quickly expand your English vocabulary for graduate school exams, university entrance exams, professional advancement, or simply increased language proficiency. Many commonly tested vocabulary words from college and graduate school entrance exams are included with definitions…

Download from iTunes

Car and Driver Buyer’s Guide

car guide

The Car and Driver Buyer’s Guide is the ultimate resource for new-car information and reviews, available on all of your Apple devices. Stay up-to-date on the newest cars to hit the lot and be prepared the next time you visit your local dealer. Find the vehicle that is best for you, understand its pricing structure…

Download from iTunes


i thesaurus iphone

Have you ever been in a situation where you needed a thesaurus and weren’t near one, or near a computer? If so then iThesaurus is the answer. With access to over 140,000 different words, and ability to get the definitions as well, you are sure to find whatever you are looking for.

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iquran for iphone

iQura offers its users the Complete Quran in the Uthmani Font along with verse by verse translation and recitation. iQuran offers excellent usability options and extreme ease of use.

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Medical Encyclopedia

medical encyclopedia

Medical Encyclopedia for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.

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101 Yoga Poses

yoga poses for iphone and ipad

101 Awesome Yoga Poses at your fingertips! Includes a wide variety of Practices with countdown timer.

Download from iTunes

55,000 Amazing Quotes

quotes for iphone

“The best things in life are free”, and so is, “55,000 Amazing Quotes”, the best and most comprehensive Quote collection to ever grace the App Store. Enjoy for FREE! No Pro version and no restrictions at all!

Download from iTunes

On this day

on this day iphone

“On this day” is a stylish calendar that lets you view historical events and birth dates on your iPhone and iPod touch and iPad. Browse through hundreds of daily entries and read event-related Wikipedia articles right within “On this day” if Articles is also installed on your device.

Download from iTunes


units conversion at ipod, iphone and ipad

Units conversion at iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.

Download from iTunes

Internet Speedtest

internet speed test for iphone

Speedtest is available as a native iPhone application. Completely free, no advertising! Use it to measure the network speed of your iPhone or iPod Touch.

Download from iTunes


nasa iphone app

The first official NASA App invites you to discover a wealth of NASA information right on your iPhone or iPod Touch. The NASA App collects, customizes and delivers an extensive selection of dynamically updated information, images and more.

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Convert Units for Free

units conversion for iphone ipad iphone

Download the only app with custom conversions! This free application lets you create your own unit conversions for anything you want, quickly and easily. Covert Units for Free is an essential tool that you’ll love and use everyday. Over five million users already do.

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Facts About Sex

sex facts iphone app

Facts About Sex. Over 500 interesting facts about sex. This is not a sex guide. The is entertainment, not education :) These are just interesting facts, that you may or may not already know…

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US States

united states states app

Learn about each of 50 US States in an easy-to-use simple interface. The screen has 2 sections. The top section contains horizontally scrollable flags of each state. As you scroll, the bottom section shows various information about the selected state…

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cha cha iphone app

The ChaCha iPhone App lets people ask any question in natural language and receive an accurate answer instantly. What are you waiting for? Ask away!

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alquran iphone app

Introducing a highly optimized and searchable Holy Quran application for iPhone. alQuran will enable you to read entire Holy Quran as well as translations and commentary in various languages. Listen to verse by verse recitation of the Quran and recitations of many other famous reciters. Search the Holy Quran text and translations easily…

Download from iTunes

Guitar 101

guitar app for iphone

This free app brings you the best videos on how to learn to play the guitar. See the best YouTube videos on guitar lessons for beginners. If you are just beginning to play the guitar, this app may be a great help for you.

Download from iTunes

Science Glossary

science app

An extensive glossary of scientific terms and short biographies of key scientists. Formatted specifically for the iPhone and provided by Visionlearning, Inc. All definitions link to related terms and detailed science learning modules.

Download from iTunes


sex facts iphone app

This great app contains hundreds of interesting, fun, and useful facts about sex. It’s all free.

Download from iTunes

more reference apps at app store

App store have got all these. You will download these from app store. This list will enable you to quickly see free best apps available.