Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu

How to use Google Play

The Google Play Store has:
  • Apps & games for Android devices and Chromebooks. 
  • Movies & TV shows which you can rent or buy.
  • Music for purchase or streaming subscriptions. 
  • Digital books.
  • News and publication subscriptions.

When you get apps from the Store you can use them on your device. When you get music, movies, books and other digital content from the Store, other Google Play apps let you play, listen, watch, or read:

Google Play product Where you can use it
Google Play Store Play Store
Google Play Books Play Books
Google Play Games Play Games
Google Play Movies & TV Play Movies

Google Play Music Play Music

Google Play Newsstand Play Newsstand

Learn more and get help with Google Play

Use the help center

To learn more or get help with Google Play, go to one of the Help Centers:

Use the forum

The Google Play forum has an active community of experts who can help with topics not covered in the help center.

Contact our support team

If you still need help after searching the Help Center and forum, see how to reach customer support

Dan is a Google Play expert and author of this help page. Leave him feedback below about the page.

Was this article helpful?
How can we improve it?
Watch video tutorials

To get the latest tips, tricks, and how-to's, subscribe to our YouTube Channel.