Create a New Google™ Account - Samsung Galaxy S® 5

Note If you already have an account, refer to Add an Existing Google Account.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Applications icon > Settings > Accounts.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Add account.
  3. Tap Google.
  4. Tap Or Create A New Account.
  5. Enter the appropriate name into the following fields then tap Next (located in the lower right).
    • First name
    • Last name
  6. In the Username field, enter the desired username then tap Next.
  7. Enter then re-enter the preferred password then tap Next.
    Note The password must be at least 8 characters.
  8. From the Rescue info screen, ensure the correct phone number is listed then tap Next.
  9. From the Confirm phone number screen, ensure the correct phone number is listed then tap Accept
  10. From the Almost done... screen, review the Terms of Service / Privacy Policy then tap Accept.
  11. From the Thanks screen, tap Next.
  12. From the Google services screen, tap Keep me up to date... to enable or disable then tap Next.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  13. From the Set up payment info screen, select Remind me later then tap Next.
    Note Payment info can be completed later by navigating Apps > Play Store from a Home screen, tap a paid app, tap Continue then select a payment method. 
  14. From the Sync your account screen, tap the appropriate sync settings (e.g., Sync Contacts, etc.) to enable or disable then tap Next.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.


Related Topic: Remove Gmail™ Account