From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
These instructions only apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
Navigate: Settings > Accounts and backup > Accounts.
Tap Add account.
If presented, enter the current PIN, password, or pattern.
Tap Create account.
Enter the appropriate name into the 'First name' and 'Last name' fields then tap Next (lower-right):
Enter your birthday and gender into the appropriate fields.
Tap a suggested Gmail address or tap 'Create a different Gmail Address' and create your own.
Enter a password into the following fields then tap Next:
The password must be at least 8 characters.
From the 'Add phone number?' screen, tap Yes, I'm in.
A verification message is sent to the device.
If you don't wish to include a recovery phone number, tap Skip.
If presented, tap the Back up to Google Drive switch to turn on or off then tap AGREE.