Applications and games have become an integral part of most of our lives. We have come to a point where we cannot survive even a day without mobile phones. Our lives have become so dependent on mobiles and its apps.
When it comes to mobile apps, there was a lot of competition a decade ago. Today there are only a few major players. They are iOS from Apple, Android from Google and Windows. Even though Windows has lost its prominence in the mobile platform, it is still out there surviving. All these three have different interfaces and different app stores. In this article, we shall see in detail how to download apps and games from different app stores.
Apple – iOS
To start with you must create an exclusive apple id to sign in to the app store and launch it. There will be a search option available in the bottom right. Click on the search icon and type the name of the application or the game that you need to download. Now the search results will be displayed. There are two major categories of apps and games. They the ones that are freely available and there are ones that you need to pay. So click on the app or game of your wish. When you are done selecting there will be an option called install. Click on install and the application will be downloaded to your device.
Android – Play Store
The app store of Android is called Play Store. It was formerly called Android Market. The Play Store is a place where you will find a lot of free applications and games. To start with you need to have a Gmail account to sign in to the play store. After signing in, you will see a search bar where you need to type the name of the app or the game that you need to download. After typing, press the search button, and the search results will appear. Among the results select the option that you want.
After clicking on the app you will find a lot of information about the particular app or game like the description, the number of downloads rating, user reviews and games or application similar to that. This information helps the user to decide whether to download or to look for better options. If you want to proceed further then, you can click the install button. Now the app or game gets downloaded and installed in your device.
The app store for devices with Windows OS is called the Windows Store. To use the Windows Store, it is mandatory to have a Microsoft Account to sign in. Click on the app store icon. When the app store is launched, you will find categories like Games, Shopping and Social Network. If you want to download something particular you can browse through the categories. If not, you always have the option of searching the apps or games. The search bar is located on the top of the screen. Click on the search bar and type the name of the app that you want to download. After typing click, the search button and the results will be shown. Click the app of your desire and click the install button. Now the app or the game is downloaded and installed in your device.