Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Android Apps

Google Play Combines Android Market, Movies, Music and eBookstore

Google today introduced its answer to iTunes and iCloud called Google Play, which will offer cloud-based access to music, movies, eBooks and apps on Android smartphones, tablets, and on the PC. Since everything is stored online, you don’t have to worry about losing files or syncing to get the content on the device you want to use.

Starting today, Android Market, Google Music and the Google eBookstore will become part of Google Play. On your Android phone or tablet, Google will be upgrading the Android Market app to the Google Play Store app over the coming days. Your videos, books and music apps (in countries where they are available) will also be upgraded to Google Play Movies, Google Play Books and Google Play Music apps. The music, movies, books and apps you’ve purchased will continue to be available to you through Google Play–simply log in with your Google account like always.

Availability
In the U.S., music, movies, books and Android apps are available in Google Play (http://play.google.com). In Canada and the U.K., you will get movies, books and Android apps; in Australia, books and apps; and in Japan, movies and apps. Everywhere else, Google Play will be the new home for Android apps. Also see the Google Play FAQ.

With Google Play you can:

  • Store up to 20,000 songs for free and buy millions of new tracks
  • Download more than 450,000 Android apps and games
  • Browse the world’s largest selection of eBooks
  • Rent thousands of your favorite movies, including new releases and HD titles

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Related Articles:
Apple iCloud Takes on Google and Amazon
iCloud Introduced
More Google Play Articles

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Articles

The right audiophile accessories can improve the sound quality of the stereo system you already own. This guide offers affordable options for vinyl and...

Articles

The history of audiophile brands AMR and iFi-Audio expressed through the eyes of Thorsten Loesch, while serving as Head of Design and Chief Designer.

Articles

Your turntable may not sound great without the right phono preamp. This guide offers some of the best phono pre-amplifiers for any budget.

Articles

I discovered not everybody agreed that high resolution audio sounded any better than a CD.

Advertisement

ecoustics is the unbiased resource for the latest technology news, coolest gadgets, and best consumer electronics. Plus get product reviews, roundups and deals from all over the web on everything electronic. Read more



Copyright © 1999-2020 ecoustics | Disclaimer: ecoustics may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site.