Get Google Play Store on Your Redmi 6A/Xiaomi Phone in Minutes
Method 1: Google Installer APK
Google Installer APK is a third-party app that allows you to install Google Play Store and other Google apps on your Xiaomi phone. You can download it from the MIUI forum or other sources online. Here are the steps to use Google Installer APK: Step 1: Enable Unknown Sources
Before you can install Google Installer APK, you need to allow your phone to install apps from unknown sources. To do this, go to Settings > Additional Settings > Privacy and turn on the toggle next to Unknown Sources. Tap OK on the confirmation pop-up. Step 2: Download and Install Google Installer APK
Open the web browser on your Redmi 6 and download Google Installer APK from this link. You will see a pop-up at the bottom of your screen, tap OK to install the app. When the download is completed, tap Install and then Open. Step 3: Install Google Services
On the next screen, tap on the big blue circular button to start installing the various components of Google services. You will be prompted to allow some permissions and install some apps. Follow the instructions on the screen and install the following apps in order: - Google Services Framework - Google Account Manager - Google Play Services - Google Calendar Sync - Google Contacts Sync - Google Play Store After installing each app, tap Done and then hit the big blue button again to proceed to the next app. When you have installed all the apps, you will see a message saying "Google Services Installed". Step 4: Sign in to Your Google Account
Now that you have installed Google Play Store on your Redmi 6, you need to sign in to your Google account to access it. Launch the app and follow the familiar Google setup wizard to sign in or create a new account. Method 2: Mi App Store
Another way to install Google Play Store on your Redmi 6 is to use Xiaomi's own Mi App Store. This method is easier than using Google Installer APK, but it may not work for all Xiaomi phones or regions. Here are the steps to use Mi App Store: Step 1: Launch Mi App Store
On your Redmi 6, open the Mi App Store app from your home screen or app drawer. Step 2: Search for Google
In the search bar at the top of the app, type "Google" and hit enter. Scroll down to the bottom of the list and select this option: ![Google option] This option will let you install an app called "Google Installer" that will help you install Google Play Store and other Google apps. Step 3: Install and Open Google Installer
Tap on Install and wait for the app to download. When it is done, tap Open. Step 4: Install Google Services
On the next screen, tap on Install again and wait for the app to install all the necessary components of Google services. You will see a progress bar showing how much is done. Step 5: Sign in to Your Google Account
When the installation is completed, you will see a message saying "Google Services Installed". Tap on OK and then launch Google Play Store from your home screen or app drawer. Sign in to your Google account as usual. Comparison Table
Here is a table that compares the two methods of installing Google Play Store on Redmi 6: Method Pros Cons --- --- --- Google Installer APK Works for most Xiaomi phones and regions Requires downloading from unknown sources and allowing permissions Mi App Store Easier and faster to use May not work for some Xiaomi phones or regions Conclusion
In this article, we have shown you how to download Google Play Store on Redmi 6 using two methods: Google Installer APK and Mi App Store. Both methods have their pros and cons, so you can choose the one that suits you best. Once you have installed Google Play Store on your Redmi 6, you can enjoy the vast collection of apps and games that Google offers. You can also update your Google apps and sync your data with your Google account. We hope this article was helpful and informative. If you have any questions or feedback, please leave them in the comments section below. Thank you for reading! FAQs
Q: Is it safe to install Google Play Store on Redmi 6?
A: Yes, it is safe to install Google Play Store on Redmi 6 as long as you follow the steps carefully and download the apps from trusted sources. However, you should be aware that installing Google services may affect some features or functions of your Xiaomi phone, such as battery life, security, or MIUI updates. Q: Can I uninstall Google Play Store from Redmi 6?
A: Yes, you can uninstall Google Play Store from Redmi 6 if you want to. To do this, go to Settings > Apps > Manage Apps and find Google Play Store. Tap on it and then tap Uninstall. You can also uninstall other Google apps that you don't need or want. Q: Can I use both Mi App Store and Google Play Store on Redmi 6?
A: Yes, you can use both Mi App Store and Google Play Store on Redmi 6 without any problem. You can download apps from either store depending on your preference or availability. However, you should avoid downloading the same app from both stores as it may cause conflicts or errors. Q: How can I update Google Play Store on Redmi 6?
A: To update Google Play Store on Redmi 6, you can either wait for the app to update itself automatically or manually check for updates. To manually check for updates, launch Google Play Store and tap on the menu icon at the top left corner. Then tap on Settings > About > Play Store Version. If there is an update available, tap on it and follow the instructions. Q: How can I fix Google Play Store errors on Redmi 6?
A: If you encounter any errors or issues with Google Play Store on Redmi 6, such as not being able to download or install apps, not being able to sign in or sync data, or getting error codes or messages, you can try some of these solutions: - Clear the cache and data of Google Play Store and other Google apps - Check your internet connection and make sure it is stable and fast - Check your storage space and make sure you have enough free space - Check your date and time settings and make sure they are correct - Remove and re-add your Google account - Restart your phone or force stop Google Play Store - Uninstall and reinstall Google Play Store If none of these solutions work, you can contact Google support or Xiaomi customer service for further assistance.