Software giant Microsoft has rolled out Ramadhan relevant apps available for Windows phone range of Lumia smartphones and NokiaX family. Muslims will be happy to use the apps in this month of Ramadan as the tech company continues to grow its app platforms.
Al Quran App is the complete Quran in beautiful Arabic Font. It also has verse-by-verse translation and recitation, as well as full text search. Users will be in a position to listen to the recitation while connected to internet and also can download the recitation for offline use. The app is fully customizable allowing you to change font size, type or color.
Currently there are more than 35 translations available such in languages like English, Albanian, Amazigh, Arabic, Chinese, Urdu and more. One can sync their bookmarks between different devices so those added on your phone are going to be available on Windows 8 PC or tablet.
Asma ul Husna
This app allows you to know all names of Allah, allowing one to learn the names, as well as having a useful voice feature.
This application helps Muslims around the world understand more about the Holy Month of Ramadhan, and benefits and rewards of fasting through prayers and authentic Ahadith.
The main features include Duas and Ahadith numbered according to the days in Ramadhan, with Duas given in Arabic with English translation for clarification of the meaning of the dua. Every dua contains its Arabic audio recitation, with the prayers for keeping and breaking a fast are also included.
Microsoft aims at giving its customers the most relevant applications and services. Other available Ramadhan apps on Windows Phone include Quran Lite, Al Quran in 12 voices, Athan+, Prayer Way and Salatok, all of which can easily be downloaded from the Windows Phone Store.