To sink through the semesters it is very necessary that you maintain notes that can help you to study during the exams. Presently, there are so many notes taking apps for students that can help them to take notes and later study from them. But, you don’t need to look and try each and every app. We are here with the top 5 notes taking apps for students.
Evernote is considered to be the best notes-taking app that is available across all the platforms(Android, iOS, Windows, Mac). The app provides many features like taking photos, videos, audio, maintaining to-do lists and many more. It can be said that Evernote is the ultimate app for any student. It helps you to mark the due dates of assignments, group projects. It also allows you to share this data with your other group members. The app is free up to two devices like your phone and computer. But if you want more than that then you need to need to buy a premium plan.
2. Microsoft OneNote
Microsoft’s OneNote is a similar app like Evernote which helps you to take and maintain notes. It goes toe-to-toe with Evernote in terms of features. OneNote is available as a desktop application on Windows. It is also available for Android and iOS. This app runs best with the Microsoft Office. It can be also said that OneNote is a part of Microsoft Office. By using this app you can create separate notebooks for every class, add rich text formatting to text, draw on notes, highlight text, and tons more features are provided. This app is entirely free.
3. Google Keep
Google Keep is Google’s app for notes taking to capture notes, write notes maintain lists and many more. This app is available on both Android as well as the iOS platform. This app provides options like voice recording and scanning the images and converting them into text. This reduces half of the load from the students of maintaining notes. You can also clip URLs to your notes which can be very helpful when you are researching on various topics. The biggest advantage of this app is that you don’t need to spend ample amount of time to learn the app. It is very user-friendly and easy to use. Google Keep is a free app by Google.
Everyone doesn’t maintain heavy and complicated notes. Some just prefer to write text and note down main points from what is being thought. For such simple and basic use, Simplenote is the best app. Simplenote is a plain text editor with some organizational tool. You cannot add images, audio, video, etc. You can just type the text with no formatting. The biggest feature of this app is that it has no feature. Though it is so simple, SimpleNote makes it to our list of best notes taking apps for students. This app is available for Android and iOS users and it is completely free.
Fetchnotes is an app with many uses. It is a versatile app that can be used by students studying at every level. You can organize the notes into a various folder inside this app. This app also lets you record audio and simultaneously take notes at the same time. Fetchnotes integrates Dropbox, Google Drive, and DropBox. If teachers set up a shared folder with their class via Google Drive, can annotate them and push them back to the teacher via a privately shared folder. This app is also freely available for Android and iOS users.
So this sums up our list of Top 5 Notes Taking Apps for Students. We hope that this post will turn very helpful for all of you. Let us know which one is your favorite pick from our list in the comment section below.
Sohil has been with with Above Android since it’s inception in 2012. He is also an Adnroid Developer. He not only just writes for the App’s section of Above Android but is also developing a new App for Above Android. He has extensive knowledge in this field and puts down detailed information in a very simple and easy to understand way.