Get Started with the Amazon Appstore

Install the Amazon Appstore

Follow these instructions to install the Amazon Appstore on your Android phone or tablet.

Note: The steps below should take less than 30 seconds per device.

1 Confirm Your Device Allows Installation of the Amazon Appstore

  • Open Settings and navigate to Unknown sources option (under Applications or Security depending on your device).
  • If Unknown sources is already checked, you can skip this step.
  • If unchecked, tap the checkbox and then tap OK on the confirmation popup.

2 Download the Amazon Appstore

  • From your Android phone or tablet, visit: http://www.amazon.ca/getappstore or scan the QR code.
  • You can also have a link sent to your e-mail address by entering it below:
    Tap the link in the email you receive.

3 Install the Amazon Appstore

  • When the download is complete, open your notifications and tap AmazonApps-release.apk.
  • Tap Install.
  • Tap Open.
  • Thats it! Sign in with your Amazon.ca account and start enjoying thousands of apps for Android.