Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile

The Holy Quran

Needless to say that the Quran, being the word of Allah Ta’aala himself, is the book of foremost importance for every Muslim around the world. It is imperative to learn from and gather knowledge of the Quran for every Muslim to live according to the guidelines of Allah. In this era of technology, learning and understanding the Quran is just one touch away. The advancements in technology has made it probable for everyone to read the Quran on their mobile devices whenever they wish to. With that said and with the holiest of months upon us, we shall share with you what we believe are the best apps for reading the Quran on your smart device.

Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile (Android)

  • iQuran Lite
  • Holy Quran – القرآن الكريم
  • Quran for Android
  • Al Quran-ul-Kareem
  • Holy Quran (Read Free)
  • Hidayah Network

iQuran Lite

Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile

iQuran Lite is one of the most popular android apps for reading the Quran. It has more than 10 million downloads on play store and has a rating of 4.8. In iQuran Lite you can get English translations of the Quran and can also listen to audio recitation. It also gives you the option to bookmark the Surah. The interface of the app makes it easier for the user to read.

Holy Quran – القرآن الكريم

Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile

Holy Quran is one of the decent apps in terms of usability on play store for reading Quran. It allows you to start from the same surah or Ayaat where you last stopped reading. The font size and colour makes it a lot easier for readers to read.

Quran for Android

Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile

Quran for android in one of the most downloaded apps for reading Quran on Play store. Due to clear and bold texts, the readers prefer this app over others. You can also listen to the recitation and can find any Surah easily.

Al Quran-ul-Kareem

Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile


In this app, you can easily read the Quran page by page. It has all 30 chapters and you can easily bookmark the Surahs for recitation. You can download the recitals and can play them offline.

Holy Quran (Read Free)

Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile


This app allows you to recite the Quran without scrolling the screen up and down. It has actual scanned pages of Quran, which is why there’s not likely to be any error. The design of the app is good and of course, it is easy to use.

Best Apps for Reading Quran on your Mobile (iOS)

  • Holy Quran – القرآن الكريم
  • Quran 16 Line
  • Quran by
  • Quran IndoPak Script
  • Quran Kareem HD for iPhone

Holy Quran – القرآن الكريم

Yes, this app is also available on iOS. With all the same features and with a rating of 4.5 on the app store, it is quite a popular app for reading the Quran. It is free and you can easily download it on iPhone 5 or higher.

Quran 16 Line

In this app, you can listen to the audio recitals and English translation as well. With a rating of 4.8 on the app store, you can find this app on the top free category of books. The interface is simple and it is easy to read as well.

Quran by

The one app that we recommend iPhone users to download for reading Quran is this one. With this app, you can listen to the Quran and its translation offline. The text is clear and with white background and black text, one can easily read the Surahs or Ayaats.

Quran IndoPak Script

This app is new in the app store and is among the better apps for reading Quran. You can choose the text colour and background you like and can easily read the Quran whenever you want.

Quran Kareem HD for iPhone

This app has some good features like audio recitation, audio repetition and audio group recitals of Surah. You can also sync all the app data via iCloud so, you don’t have to worry about losing your data.

Hidayah Network

Hidayah Network stands as a leading online platform for online quran memorization, Arabic, and Islamic studies, boasting a team of native Arabic male and female experts hailing from Egypt with extensive experience in teaching non-Arabs worldwide. Our curriculum encompasses 18 meticulously crafted courses, thoughtfully designed by esteemed specialists, complemented by structured study plans to facilitate effective learning and help students attain their objectives.
Our exceptional tutors, graduates of prestigious Islamic universities like Al-Azhar and Dar Al-Uloom, ensure the highest quality of education.
With a bold vision, we aspire to impart knowledge to at least 10 million Muslims globally within a mere 5 years, fostering correct and fluent Qur’an recitation, proficiency in spoken Arabic, and a profound understanding of Islam.
Empowering our students to become ambassadors of Islam, we aim to spread its message far and wide across the globe.

In these dark times, we should try to please Allah Subhana Wa Ta’aala the best we can by praying, doing noble deeds, reading the Quran and following the guidelines set for us by Islam. To that interest, you should download one of the aforementioned apps without having a 2nd thought, so as to recite Quran anytime anywhere.

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Written by Umer Zahid