Download and Install Apps - Play Store™
This shows you how to download/install apps from the Play Store on your Android device. Our Troubleshooting Assistant can help you with other device issues if you aren't currently using the tool.
Images may vary depending on device.
- From the Play Store home screen, tap Apps.
- Swipe left or right to sort by the following:
- Top Paid
- Top Free
- Top Grossing
- Top New Paid
- Top New Free
- If applicable, tap a category (e.g. Games, Business, Comics, etc.).
- Tap an app.
- Tap Install.
If there is a charge for the app, tap the price (e.g. $1.99).
The app depicted within the following images is merely an example.
- Tap Accept to continue.
If a payment method is required for purchase but has not been established, tap Continue then follow the remaining steps to set up your preferred payment option (e.g. Add credit or debit card, Enable Verizon Wireless billing, Redeem, etc.).
Review the required app permissions. If they are not acceptable, tap Back to exit.
- To launch the app, tap Open.
To exit without launching the app, tap Home (located at the bottom).
Last Modified: March 14, 2014