Downloading applications from Google Play
Google Play is the official online Google store for downloading applications, games, music, movies, and books. It includes both free and paid applications. Before you start downloading from Google Play, make sure that you have a working internet connection, preferably over Wi-Fi to limit data traffic charges. For more information, see Updating your device.
To use Google Play, you need to have a Google account. Google Play may not be available in all countries or regions.
To download an application from Google Play
- Find and tap (Play Store icon).
- Find an item you wish to download by browsing categories, or by using the search function.
- Tap the item to view its details. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
Some applications may need to access data, settings, and various functions on your device in order to work properly. Only install and give permissions to applications that you trust.
You can view the permissions granted to a downloaded application by tapping the application under Settings > Apps & notifications.