Article ID : 00015428 / Last Modified : 08/16/2015

How to purchase, download and install an application, music, movie or book title from the Google Play store (formerly known as the Market).

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Follow these steps to purchase, download and install an application, music, movie rental or book title from the Google Play Store:

IMPORTANT: A valid credit card will be needed to complete any purchase.

  1. In the main Google Play screen, browse to and tap an application, music, movie rental or book title with a price listed.
  2. In the [Title] screen, tap the Price button to begin the purchase procedure.
  3. At the prompt, tap the Continue button.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the purchase.

    NOTE: When purchasing an application, music, movie rental or book title, the following information may be needed:

    • The Location
    • The Credit Card Number
    • The Credit Card Expiration Date
    • The Name on the Credit Card
    • Your Street Address
    • Your City
    • Your State
    • Your Zip Code
    • Your Phone Number

Once the purchase procedure has been completed, the selected application, music, movie rental or book title will begin to download and install.

IMPORTANT: The time it takes to complete the download and install proccess depends on the size of the application, music, movie rental or book title, and the speed and quality of your Wi-Fi network connection.