Amazon is giving away over $200 worth of Android apps as a Christmas present

Amazon's free app bundle includes 40 games and apps ready to fill your Android phone or tablet with

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Planning on getting a shiny new Android phone or tablet this holiday season? Or, well, just like free apps? Amazon's present to you, then, is a free app bundle worth $220.

The collection, spotted by The Verge, includes many games (Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Angry Birds Space, Tetris, and more), as well as productivity, reference, and ultility apps. Among the highest rated: Plex for home theater control, Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (normally over $30), Color Splash FX, and Splashtop Remote Desktop.

Even if you don't download all 40 apps, chances are you could use a few of these.

You'll need to use Amazon's Appstore app to install them, and should hurry, since these are free only from December 24th through December 26th. Happy Holidays!

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