Newsbreak App Review

  • Our Rating: 5 / 5

Updated 05-16-2023

Version 23.19.0
Google Play Downloads 66,125,104
Developer Particle Media Inc.
Screenshot From Our Newsbreak Review


With over ten million installs, Newsbreak is one of the top-rated news apps in the app store. Customized to feed your local news, crime, traffic, and events that could be of interest to you, Newsbreak is a daily staple for smartphone users. It’s available for IOS and Android devices and rated teen friendly, so young people can stay current on local and world events.

Special features on Newsbreak include daily highlights and integration with over 10,000 legitimate news sources. There’s even a discussion feature built in so you can have conversations and express opinions to other Newsbreak readers. The app also supports bloggers and other small publishers who focus on news gathering.

Newsbreak was developed by Particle Media Inc and includes among its partners big names like CBS, Samsung, Newsweek, Amazon, and more. Visit to learn more.


  • Local headlines and breaking news
  • Discuss news with other users


  • Frequent updates keep it current


  • News sources are not reliable
  • Abundance of ads


Though it seems there are always new stories, not all of them are recent. Sometimes the stories will be two years old. At this time, it is not recommended as a reliable source of up-to-the-minute news updates.