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Online Google Play Store Alternatives

There are many alternatives to Google Play Store as a web app if you are looking for a replacement. The best Online alternative is F-Droid, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Google Play Store and loads of them are available as a web app so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Online alternatives to Google Play Store are Aptoide, Steam, APKPure and APKMirror.

Google Play Store alternatives are mainly App Stores but may also be App Discovery Services or Game Stores. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Google Play Store.
This page was last updated May 20, 2022
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  1. The F-Droid Repository is an easily-installable catalogue of free and open source apps for Android. With F-Droid, it's easy to browse and install apps on your device, and keep track of updates.

    F-Droid vs Google Play Store opinions
    Almost everyone thinks F-Droid is a great alternative to Google Play Store.
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    kelsonv

    Good place to find software that won't track you and won't clutter up your phone with ads.

    Top positive comment  about 2 months ago
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    I can used F-Droid on phone not support by Google.

    Top positive comment  3 months ago
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    ahmed52

    great but sadly you just can't live with only open sourse software

    Positive comment 6 months ago
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    The best FOSS alternative to the Malware Play store. Other alternatives host proprietary content, and track you.

    Positive comment 9 months ago
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    JTDimino

    F-Droid is a fantastic FOSS app store. However, it isn't good as a REPLACEMENT for the Google Play Store as it doesn't allow you to install Google Play Store apps by default.

    Comment 10 months ago
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    sedeti

    No tracking and open source apps

    Positive comment over 1 year ago
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    LuigiTheHunter

    I really love, F-Droid but unfortunately comments, ratings and paid apps are missing.

    Positive comment over 1 year ago
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  2. Aptoide is a distributed marketplace for mobile applications which runs on the Android operating system. In Aptoide, unlike the default Google Play Store, there is not a unique and centralized store but each user manages their own store.

    Aptoide vs Google Play Store opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Aptoide is a great alternative to Google Play Store.

    Too much pirate and paid apps for free, and a lot of viruses

    Negative comment over 1 year ago
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    Extensive number of Apps available, easy to search; checks your downloaded are up to date; you can update your apps via their update function.

    Positive comment over 4 years ago
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  3. Steam

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    • Linux
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    • iPad
    • SteamOS

    Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation.

    Steam vs Google Play Store opinions
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    tibi97427

    It is an alternative but Google Play is known for the mobile market while Steam is known for the PC games market

    Negative comment 7 months ago
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    ahmed52

    bruh i love steam but hell nah it's not even app stopre for android

    Negative comment 6 months ago
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  4. APKPure

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    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    APKPure is a totally free APK downloader for Android phone and tablet. Download apk directly from Android market even without Google play store account.

    APKPure vs Google Play Store opinions
    Almost everyone thinks APKPure is a great alternative to Google Play Store.

    It works, has no mandatory account creation or subscriptions, has a good selection, and the price is right.

    Positive comment over 2 years ago
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  5. APKMirror

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    • Online

    In an effort to make things easy, and maybe even fun, AndroidPolice.com created APK Mirror. Over the past several months, they've been working to build a smooth, reliable, trust-worthy site to host the downloads users love.

    Almost everyone thinks APKMirror is a great alternative to Google Play Store.


  6. Uptodown

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Uptodown is an international download site for mobile apps and desktop software. It was created on December 20, 2002, and is based in Málaga, Spain.

    Uptodown vs Google Play Store opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Uptodown is a great alternative to Google Play Store.
    waynekoch

    It has all the apps that are relevant on the Google play store along with a ton of cracked apps and not as popular apps as well.This alternative is way better than the Google play store and they also check every app for virus'

    Positive comment over 4 years ago
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  7. AppBrain

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    AppBrain is a website which makes sense out of the high number of apps available in the Google Play Store.

    Most users think AppBrain is a great alternative to Google Play Store.
  8. Amazon Appstore

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    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Blackberry 10
    • Kindle Fire

    The Amazon Appstore is a place to purchase and download apps for your Android device. You can get a paid app for free every day, and see app recommendations based on your past Amazon purchases.

    Almost everyone thinks Amazon Appstore is a great alternative to Google Play Store.
  9. Fossdroid

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    The project's aim is to promote free and open source software on the Android platform. Fossdroid takes its data from F-Droid, but organizes apps in an attractive, Google Play-like arrangement with the ability to view apps by popularity.

  10. AppAgg

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    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Nintendo Switch Online
    • Playstation

    A web based Application Aggregator. Support all major platforms: Android, iOS, macOS, Windows, Steam, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo.

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