Download Android APK Files from Google Play Directly to Windows PC
Using an Android smartphone, we have many apps that are used regularly. If you are flashing your android very frequently with custom ROM’s then every time you will need to reinstall those apps too. Repeating the same procedure over time is a hectic task. There may be times when you have flashed or factory reset your android without an adequate internet connection availability. In situations like this, you will always wish to have the APK file with you for offline installation.
Generally it is not possible to download the android app APK files directly from Google Play. Earlier we had covered APK Downloader Chrome extension to download APK files directly from Google Play but the restriction is you have to browse using Chrome. Apart from that there are few more things that you need to set up manually.
So, the best thing will be to be able to download APK files directly from Windows desktop without even the need to open a web browser. Real APK Leecher is a portable freeware that allows you to do exactly the same.
How to Download Android Apps to PC
To be able to perform this task, the only thing you will need to have is your Device ID. Obtaining Device ID is pretty simple, install Device ID app on your phone. Just open the app, it will show you the Device ID. The best thing to do is share the ID and mail it to yourself. Otherwise unnecessarily you will have to type it.[alert-note] How To Install and Apply New Fonts on Non Rooted Samsung Galaxy Series[/alert-note]
Working With Real APK Leecher
Real APK Leecher has a simple interface. Upon first run it will ask for your Google credentials. Additionally you have to give your mobile Device ID that you have obtained previously. If you have shared it to your mail, just copy and paste it on the given field. You can select the location to save downloaded apps. If you have more APK files, you can also view them in this app. Once you are over with it, you are good to go.[alert-note] Android Antivirus Apps: Is it Worth Installing? [/alert-note]
Downloading Android Apps to PC
Best thing about Real APK Leecher is that apart from downloading the APK, you can search for apps in the same manner as you do in Google Play.[alert-success] 12+ Alternatives to Android Market For Free Apps and APK Download [/alert-success]
In filters select Custom and search with anything you want. As the list appears, you can select the app you were looking for and right click on it to download.
Apart from just downloading the APK, you can download the app icon, search related apps, view the app webpage on Google Play and copy the download link. These are useful options to play with. You can also delete an app that you have previously downloaded.[alert-success] Install Read / Write Indian Regional Language Fonts on Android [/alert-success]
One thing to keep in mind is that Real APK Leecher only allows you to download apps that are free. In case you try to download a paid app, it will give an error message. You can download paid apps which you have already bought.
Download APK Files on PC [Video]
Real APK Leecher was tested on Windows 8 Pro 64 bit, it worked fine. you can download all the APK files you need and Install Multiple Apps on Android with Mass APK Installer.
Download: Real APK Leecher
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