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Add cash to your Play balance

At select convenience stores, you can use cash to make an in-app purchase or add money to your Google Play balance. The convenience store that you use may charge additional fees.

Currently, you’ll only get this option if: 

Country Denominations
Japan ¥‎500, ¥‎1000, ¥3000, ¥‎5000, ¥‎10000, ¥‎20000, ¥‎50000
Indonesia 10,000 IDR, 25,000 IDR, 50,000 IDR, 100,000 IDR, 150,000 IDR, 300,000 IDR, 500,000 IDR
Malaysia 10 MYR, 20 MYR, 50 MYR, 100 MYR, 200 MYR
Mexico $25, $50, $100, $200, $300, $600

Buy Play Credit with cash

  1. Open the Google Play app Google Play.
  2. At the top right, tap the profile icon.
  3. Tap Payments & subscriptions and then Payment methods and then Add a payment method and then Buy Google Play Credit.
  4. Select an amount.
  5. Tap Continue.
  6. Select a store.
    • If this is your first time, add your name and postal code.
  7. Tap Get payment code.
  8. At the convenience store, follow the instructions.
Country Convenience stores
Indonesia Alfamart, Alfamidi, Dan+Dan, Indomaret, Lawson
Japan Daily Yamazaki, Family Mart, SeicoMart
Malaysia 7-Eleven
Mexico Oxxo

Tips:

Make an in-app purchase with cash

  1. Find the in-app item you want to purchase with cash.
  2. Start the purchase process.
  3. Tap Pay at {convenience store brand} and then Select a store.
    • If this is your first time, add your name and postal code.
  4. Tap Get payment code.
  5. At the convenience store, follow the instructions.

Tip: It may take up to 5 minutes to complete your purchase and receive an email about the completed transaction.

Find the code to add cash or cancel your transaction

If you lost your code or need the instructions to add cash to your Play balance, check your email or follow the instructions below. You’ll also be able to cancel adding cash to your Play balance.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Store app Google Play.
  2. At the top right, tap the Profile icon.
  3. Tap Payments & subscriptions and then Budget & history and then Purchase History.
  4. On the transaction, tap See code.
    • To cancel a cash add, tap Cancel.

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