Tuesday, January 8, 2019

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Download and Install Latest GApps or Google Apps

If you are a regular custom ROM flasher you probably already knew, nearly all custom ROMs don't have a Google app installed. This is due to licensing fees. Hence, you must flash Google app package separately. Google Apps aka GApps include apps like Google Play Store, GMail, Gtalk, Google Map, Google Calendar, Google Search, Google Voice, YouTube, Google Sync, Google Backup Transport, Car Home, Google Music, and Google Docs.

Having Play Store make our life easy. It helps us to install various apps easily right from play store. That's why its absolutely necessary for us to flash a gapps package after installing a custom ROMs.

You must download Google Apps as per your Android version.

Download and Install Latest GApps or Google Apps

Download Latest Google Apps

Android 10 GApps

Android 10
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: open_gapps-arm64-10.0-pico-20200613.zip 

Android 9.0 Pie GApps

Android 9.0 Pie
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: open_gapps-arm64-9.0-pico-20190110.zip | Mirror

For 32 bit ARM: open_gapps-arm-9.0-pico-20200616.zip

Android 8.1 Oreo GApps

Android 8.1.x Oreo
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: open_gapps-arm64-8.1-micro-20180923.zip | Mirror

For 32 bit ARM: open_gapps-arm-8.1-pico-20200616.zip

Android 8.0 Oreo GApps

Android 8.0.x Oreo
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: open_gapps-arm-8.0-micro-20171017.zip | Mirror

Android 7.1 Nougat GApps

Android 7.1.x Nougat
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: open_gapps-arm-7.1-micro-20161125.zip | Mirror

Android 6.0 Marshmallow GApps

Android 6.0.x Marshmallow
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: gapps-600-base-20151107-1-signed.zip | mirror | gapps-mm-20160511-signed.zip

Android 5.1 Lollipop GApps

Android 5.1.x Lollipop
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: gapps-510-base-20150327-1-signed.zip

Android 5.0 Lollipop GApps

Android 5.0.x Lollipop
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: gapps-lp-20141212-signed.zip | Mirror

Android 4.4.4 KitKat GApps

Android 4.4 – 4.4.1 – 4.4.2 – 4.4.3 – 4.4.4 – KitKat
HDPI / MDPI / TINY / TEGRA: gapps-kk-20140105-signed.zip or GApps_4.4.4_signed.zip or gapps-signed.zip | Alternate Download Link

How to install Google Apps via TWRP Recovery

  1. You must have TWRP recovery installed. [Read: How to install TWRP Recovery [latest] on any Android device]
  2. Copy downloaded gapps zip file to your Android device.
  3. Boot into recovery mode. Either with key combination or boot into recovery without key combination.
  4. Tap on Install, then browse to the location where you saved the files and tap on the gapps zip file. Now at the bottom of the screen, do a swipe on the Swipe to confirm flash option to begin flashing.
  5. When the installation is completed, go back to the main recovery menu and tap on Reboot and then, tap on System to reboot your device.


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