Google pushing another update of Play Store with PayPal payment support. Google Play Store 4.8.19 comes with plenty of new updates, slightly UI changes and bug fixes. The earlier version was Play Store 4.6.16 and later they did one step incremental update to 4.6.17, which was running in our Android devices since then.
Updates are always nice and this is a big update for Google Play Store. And, this is not the last version, we will see more updates in the future. You can download Play Store app from the bottom of this post for your Android device/s.
After a long waiting Google announced to start accepting PayPal payments along with Google Wallet for paid Apps, Games, Movies, Books, Music etc. This option is available only in 12 countries. Austria, Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, UK, and US. App developers from 13 countries now can sell apps in the Play Store.
The action bar is now transparent and the UI looks cleaner and amazing. And, it fades away while you scroll down.
The app rating screen got some changes and redesigned. The new Google Play Store 4.8.19 came with bigger buttons to install, update or uninstall.
You will not see the whole permissions list for any apps or games. Instead of that, Google made it collapsed. You need to tap each to see what the app is asking.
There is a new Additional information section in the app. Which shows the latest update date & time, size and rating of the app.
Download Google Play Store 4.8.19
The Play Store update doesn’t require any additional permissions and uses the existing ones. The file name is com.android.vending-80280019-v4.8.19.apk and sizes only 6.69 MB. You can download the latest Google Play Store 4.8.19 APK from this Media Fire mirror. Or, you can wait until it gets installed automatically in your Android device. Which might take even weeks to get it.
Update: Play Store Download has the latest version.