List of Default Android Jelly Bean System Applications

(if it isn't on the list, it most likely isn't needed... Several items ON this list are not needed but I recommend keeping them anyhow...)

  1. ApplicationsProvider.apk
  2. BackupRestoreConfirmation.apk
  3. Bluetooth.apk
  4. BooksProvider.apk
  5. Browser.apk (The previous generation google mobile browser, I like it much, Google has replaced it with Chrome mobile, I leave both)
  6. Calculator.apk
  7. Calendar.apk
  8. CalendarProvider.apk
  9. CertInstaller.apk
  10. Chrome.apk (this is the Chrome Web Browser)
  11. ChromeBookmarksSyncAdapter.apk
  12. Contacts.apk
  13. ContactsProvider.apk
  14. DefaultContainerService.apk
  15. DeskClock.apk
  16. DownloadProvider.apk
  17. DownloadProviderUI.apk
  18. DrmProvider.apk
  19. Email.apk
  20. Exchange2.apk
  21. FaceLock.apk
  22. flashplayer (do not change the filename or extension on this)
  23. Galaxy4.apk (I often do remove this, it's not that nice of a live wallpaper)
  24. Gallery2.apk (This is the JB Gallery and Camera Application in one)
  25. Gmail.apk
  26. GmsCore.apk
  27. GoogleBackupTransport.apk
  28. GoogleCalendarSyncAdapter.apk
  29. GoogleContactsSyncAdapter.apk
  30. GoogleEars.apk
  31. GoogleFeedback.apk
  32. GoogleLoginService.apk
  33. GooglePartnerSetup.apk
  34. GoogleServicesFramework.apk
  35. GoogleTTS.apk
  36. HoloSpiralWallpaper.apk (I often do remove this, it's not that nice of a live wallpaper)
  37. HTMLViewer.apk
  38. InputDevices.apk
  39. KeyChain.apk
  40. LatinIME.apk (this is the keyboard, I recommend always using the stock JB keyboard whenever possible)
  41. Launcher2.apk (this is the homescreen launcher, I recommend always using the stock JB launcher whenever possibly)
  42. LiveWallpapers.apk
  43. LiveWallpapersPicker.apk
  44. Maps.apk
  45. MediaFloat.apk
  46. MediaProvider.apk
  47. MediaUploader.apk
  48. MusicFX.apk
  49. NetworkLocation.apk
  50. NoiseField.apk
  51. PackageInstaller.apk
  52. PhaseBeam.apk
  53. Phone.apk
  54. PicoTts.apk
  55. Provision.apk
  56. QuickSearchBox.apk
  57. RkExplorer.apk (I often leave this as it is a decent basic file explorer)
  58. RkVideoPlayer.apk (I often leave this as it is a decent video player that should support HW decoding for the RK3066 chipset)
  59. Settings.apk
  60. SettingsProvider.apk
  61. SharedStorageBackup.apk
  62. SoundRecorder.apk(I leave this as it is basic app that I use to test the microphone)
  63. Street.apk
  64. SystemUI.apk
  65. Talk.apk
  66. TelephonyProvider.apk
  67. UserDictionaryProvider.apk
  68. Velvet.apk
  69. VideoEditor.apk (this is the video editor app from JB, you can remove it. It is an interesting JB novelty item though)
  70. VisualizationWallpapers.apk
  71. VoiceSearchStub.apk
  72. VpnDialogs.apk
  73. WAPPushManager.apk

Apps I often add to roms...

  1. ESfileExplorer.apk
  2. SuperSu.apk
  3. LatinImeDictionaryPack.apk
  4. googlemusic.apk
  5. GalleryGoogle.apk (This is the older google gallery app that has picasa album support)
  6. OTAUpdater-1.0.5.apk