What better way to get into the festive spirit than to equip your smartphone or tablet with Christmas apps!

Here’s our list of Christmas app must-haves:

1. 12 Days of Gifts – Free

Currently ranked #1 in iTunes ‘Best New Apps’. From the 26th December – 6th January, this app gives you a downloadable gift each day: songs, books, films, apps and more.

2. The Iconic – Free

Finished your Christmas shopping yet? The Iconic app has some great gift ideas, with guaranteed Christmas delivery.

3ElfYourself by OfficeMax – Free

Channel your inner elf with this hilarious app. Creates videos and dancing elves of you and your friends. Suitable for iPhone and iPad.

4. Cut the Rope: Holiday Gift – Free

If you enjoyed the original Cut the Rope, then the Christmas version will keep you plenty entertained over the break. Kid-friendly, and available for mobile and tablet.

5. The Impossible Test CHRISTMAS – Free

The Impossible Test has had over 25 million downloads, and this is the 5th game in their successful series! 40 new Christmas questions, 28 collectible prizes, and available for free on iPad and iPhone.

6. 12 Days of Christmas – Free

Create your own Christmas singalong videos as you countdown to the big day.

Found any other great apps for the holidays? Share with us below!