When you install apps from Android Market and use them on your phone, they may require access to your personal information (such as your location, contact data, and more) or access to certain functions or settings of your phone. Download and install only apps that you trust.
- You need a Google Checkout account to purchase items on Android Market. See Creating a Google Checkout account to set up a Google Checkout account if you
do not have one.
- Be cautious when downloading apps that have access to your phone’s functions or a significant amount of your data. You’re responsible for the results of using downloaded apps on your phone.
From the Home screen, tap . When you open Android Market for the first time, the Terms of Service window will appear. Tap Accept to continue.
To find an app in Android Market:
|Browse featured apps.
||Scroll through the list of featured apps.
|Browse apps by categories.
||Tap Apps or Games, and then tap a
category. Under a category, you can filter the apps by Top paid,
Top free or Just in.
|Search for an app.
||Tap on the Android Market home screen, enter the name or type of app
you’re looking for, and then tap to the right
of the search box.
Tap an app to read a description and user reviews.
Tap Install (for free applications) or Buy
(for paid applications).
The subsequent screen notifies you whether the app will require access to your
personal information or access to certain functions or settings of your phone.
You need a Google Checkout account to purchase items on Android Market. See
Creating a Google Checkout account
to set up a Google Checkout account if
you do not have one.
If you agree to the conditions, tap OK to begin downloading and
installing the app.
If you selected a paid application, after tapping OK, you
will be redirected to the Google Checkout screen to pay for the application before it’s
downloaded to your phone.
After installing an app, tap
to return to Android Market home. You can also press
, and then tap Home