Update: Open Gapps now available for download for Android 9 Pie. Google Apps (Gapps) play a critical part in any Android development. Not just for developers, but also heavy Android users who like to tweak or flash different custom ROMS. Generally, custom ROMS do not come with Gapps. Same goes for the vanilla AOSP ROM. We know that Android 9 Pie was officially announced yesterday. So in case you need, download the latest Gapps for Android 9 Pie here.
Gapps for Android 9 Pie may not seem very useful right now. However, as Android P AOSP sources are now available, custom ROM development will start any time soon. So the following Gapps may come in handy. Moreover, the Android P GSI build are also available for download. Though Android Pie semi-GSI may not need Gapps, the pure Android 9 Pie GSI may need it. So download and install the latest builds of Google apps or Gapps.
GApps packages basically consists of all the Google apps and services APK files including and not limited to:
– Google App
– Google Framework
– Google Core Apps
– Google Play Services
– Google Phone
– Google Contacts
– Google Calculator
– Google Play Music
– Google Play Games
– Google Drive
– Google Calendar
– Google Chrome
– Google Duo
– Google Maps
– Google TTS
– Google Photos
– Google Messages
– Google Assistant
– Google Lens
– Google Clock
– Pixel Launcher
– Google Play Store
Download Gapps for Android 9 Pie: Install latest Google Apps
Following Gapps have only been tested with the Android P GSI (Pure); because they are the only Android 9 ROMS available at the moment. We will keep updating this post as we get more such Gapps packages.
Moreover, Gapps for only arm64 are available right now. These are TWRp flashable Gapps zip files.
Download Open Gapps for Android 9 Pie arm, arm64
Following are the first builds of (unofficial) Open Gapps builds for Android 9 Pie for the arm, arm64 devices.
- Download Open Gapps for Android 9 Pie arm64
- Open Gapps for Android 9 Pie arm
- Gapps for Android 9 Pie x86
First Unofficial Gapps for Android 9 Pie arm, arm64, x86:
- Download Gapps for Android 9 Pie arm64 (micro)
- Gapps for Android 9 Pie arm64 (pico) | Coming soon…
- Gapps for Android 9 Pie arm | Coming soon…
- Gapps for Android 9 Pie x86 | Coming soon…
Official Android 8.1/8.0 Oreo Gapps:
- Gapps for Android 8.1 Oreo | Download
- Gapps for Android 8.0 Oreo | Download
- Gapps for MIUI 10 | Download
There are different Gapps variants like micro, mini, pico, regular, etc. The bigger the pachage, the more Google Apps it packs. The very basic build consists of Google Play Services and Play Store. We will soon see Lineage OS 16, Resurrection Remix 7.0, Pixel Experience based on Android 9 Pie. The custom ROMS are independent of the Google Apps and services. Hence, you will need to flash Gapps additionally via TWRP recovery.