Google Play Store Now Share Apps And Updates With Nearby Devices Without Internet Connection

Do you know that the Google Playstore can actually allow you to share your phone apps to any nearby android device? Well if you’ve not seen the feature yet, today, I’m going to show you how to use it 😀

I saw this new feature last month while I was exploring the Google Playstore app. I know some of you might have seen it, but still, I feel like sharing it with you.

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So now without an internet connection, you can get your favorite app from your friend’s phone without you downloading it. Or you can update your old Android app, as long as your friend has the updated version.

How To Share App From One Android To Another Using Google PlayStore

Sharing your mobile app to any nearby device using Google Playstore App, first, open the “Google Playstore” app

Click on that three lines at the top left corner >>> Click “My Apps & Games” >>> then click on “Share

On the “Share” tab, you can either “Send” or “Receive” applications. But let’s assume you are sending…

Click the “Send” button >>> click “Continue” and grant Google Playstore access to your device location.

After that, select the apps you would like to send to the other android device >>> and click the send button.

Select one or more receivers you would like to send to…

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Please do note that when pairing, you will be given a paring code for security purposes.

Once successfully paired, you can now see the transfer of the apps.

Also note:

There are some apps that you can’t be transferred. Some are; paid apps or apps that can’t be found on Playstore.

Back to you

Looks like I have said so much about so much on how to easily share your Android apps using the Google Play Store. Now it’s time to pass the keyboard to you.

Have you tried the Google Play sharing feature before? What was your experience? Do you use other apps like Flashare or Xender? Share with us using the comment box below.

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12 thoughts on “Google Play Store Now Share Apps And Updates With Nearby Devices Without Internet Connection”

  1. Hello Babanature,

    I am sitting behind my laptop but quickly had to grab my phone to walk myself through what you have to offer.

    Thanks a lot for the insight shared. I never knew of this.

    • Hello Kabie,

      How have you been bro? Hope you doing good sir.

      Yeah, this feature is new and not all Android users know about this. It doesn’t even come up on older PLAYSTORE app unless you upgrade it to the latest version.

      Thanks for stopping by bro, I appreciate…

  2. Hi BABA!
    Great information sharing on Google play store. I am thankful for such an informative post, This is much effective and important for everyone who wants to get an online lead for their business. Thanks for sharing.

  3. Your article is very impressive and helpful for the readers. I hope you continue the same job as we can get benefit from this blog.

  4. Excellent Post! Thanks for sharing this post. Before I did not know about this feature of Google Playstore. Each points of your post is simple or easy to understand. Keep sharing such a valuable contents for us. After reading your post I feel Blessed.


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