/Android Market Renamed To ‘Google Play’

Android Market Renamed To ‘Google Play’

Compiled on Mar 07 2012 in Android

Google has rebranded its app store, formerly known as the Android Market, to Google Play. Google Play is a new digital content experience from Google where you can find your favorite music, movies, books, and Android apps and games. Before you decide what you want, sample a free music or book, view app ratings, reviews, and screenshots, or watch a movie trailer. Google Play is a more connected, powerful experience.Google Play looks promising initially by converging different entertainment sections into one called “Play”.

This new cloud-based release by the Mountain View folks will not only act as a market for users but also as their storage space across of plethora of gadgets. Logged in users can start by sharing up to 20,000 songs for free. They can download their favorite music or rent movies and videos as well.

A new look of Android market After Renamed to Google Play...

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

Movies: Available in US, UK, Canada, and Japa
eBooks: Available in US, UK, Canada, and Australia
Music: Available in US

After announcement of the name change as it appears on an Android phone :