Android is one of the most populous ecosystems in terms of the number of apps on its Play Store. Today in this article, we shall be talking about how to download apps from the Google Play Store.
If we talk about the number of ecosystems, there are major platforms where you can find the apps that you want. Those platforms include Windows, Android, and iOS. The Microsoft platform on Windows – The Microsoft Store is a dominant platform on PCs. However, if we consider mobile platforms, these are dominated by Apple and Google.
The app store on iOS, which is found on an iPhone, is known as iTunes. Its Android counterpart is known as Google Play Store. In terms of app-count, Google’s Play Store has the most number of apps and it is closely followed by Apple’s iTunes.
Today in this article, we shall let you know how to download the apps from the Google Play Store with our step-by-step guide. Read on to know more.
To Download Apps, Update Your Play Store
This should be the first step. To download the latest apps, you should first ensure that you have the latest version of the Google Play Store. The first thing that you should do is to make sure that your phone’s software is up to date, and next, update your Google Play Store to the latest version.
By this way, you can be sure that you will be downloading the latest version of your favorite apps.
What Is The Name?
Now that you have the latest version of the Play Store, the next step is to download the app. To do that, make sure that you know the right name of the app that you want to download. Once you know that, you will be sure that you are downloading the right app.
Search On The Store
Once you have the exact name of the app with you, it’s now the time to open the store. On the homepage of the app, you will find a search bar on the top of the screen. Tap on that bar and you will have your keyboard pop-up on the screen.
Then, type the name of the app and touch the magnifying glass icon on your keyboard to search the app. After that, you will get a list of matching results. Most often, the first result will be your desired app, but you should identify the actual app using the name and icon.
Now, Download Apps
Now that you have the list of search results, identify the right app and click on the name. Then, you will get a page that shows all the details of the app.
You will get details including the description of the app, the number of times it has been downloaded, its ratings and reviews, what’s new in the latest version of the app, and more. Now, you will find a green button on the top named ‘install’.
Tap on that button and there you go. Your download will start and the store will show you the progress of the download. Once the download is complete, it will automatically get installed and guess what? You are ready to go! You can close the play store and go to your app drawer to open your desired app and enjoy it. Let me know your thoughts below.