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Over-The-Air Installs

Drive automatic Android downloads from your website sign-ins.

Example of a prompt to install an
      app over the air.

Want a simple, fast way to get your Android app installed on your users' mobile devices? After signing in with Google on the web, users have the option to send your Android app to their device instantly, without them ever leaving your website. Direct installs from the Google Play Store are limited to free apps that exceed a quality threshold.

Developers have seen:

40% app install acceptance rate

How over-the-air installs work

Sign in

After users sign in with Google on the web, they can choose to install your Android app instantly, over the air, without leaving your website.
Immediate over the air installs

Choose devices

Users choose the devices on which to install your app.
User chooses target install

App installed

The app installs directly on the user's Android device, with the user already signed in.
Easy install with needing to
    sign in again

Easy setup

Set up is easy for you: simply register your project and app clients via the Google API Console to link your mobile app to your web application.
Example of OpenTable being
    prompted and installed over the air from the OpenTable website

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