What is APK?How to Download APK?Why APK Downloader?
What is APK?
APK is Android file extension which stands for Android Package Kit (also Android Application Package). To install an app on Android device you need the APK just like you need an EXE to install software on the Windows operating system.
The process of manually downloading the APK using online APK downloader and installing the app is called sideloading. You can also download apps from the Google Play Store app without having to download the APKs from your mobile device.
How to Download APK?
Using our online APK Downloader you can enter the app package ID or Play Store URL into the search field and click 'Download' to generate APK download link.
It will run and fetch the app from the Google Play Store directly and lets you download the APK to your device(mobile or PC).
The tool will awalys try to get the latest version, so you wont be needed to enter or select the version to generate download link.
If you are downloading the APK to your desktop then you will need to transfer the file to your Android device and run the APK to install the app successfully.
In some cases, the tool may not be able to fetch the APK for reasons like incompatible device or our google account reaching the download limit, etc. In such cases, you can download the APK using the search functionalty om this page, as we may already have it on our servers.
Why APK Downloader?
Why should you download APK instead of installing the app directly from Play Store to your mobile? There are numerous benefits to sideloading apps with an online APK downloader such as:
You can download apps which are restricted in your region
In case you do not want to install Google Play Store on your Android devices for privacy reasons, APK is the only way to install apps.
Download any version of the app, if the new updated version has bugs you can always download the old or previous versions and have a better user experience.
Download apps which do not exist the Google Play Store for various reasons like developers not following Google's terms and conditions or removed for copyright reasons etc.
Save mobile data - download a 1GB game APK using Wi-Fi and transfer the file to your mobile and save mobile data.
Being an APK download site we host the APKs and our users can download any app regardless of their physical location or even previous versions. The only restriction is that you cannot download paid apps for free using our tool.
Is APK Downloader safe?
All the APKs that our tool offers do come from google servers directly and we do not modify any APK. So the APKs are safe to download and you can do an MD5 file or developer certificate check when in doubt.