What is the open GAPPS project?

What is the open GAPPS project?

The Open GApps Project is an open-source effort to script the automatic generation of up-to-date Google Apps packages. On OpenGApps.org you can find more information about the project effort and also pre-built Google Apps packages generated by the OpenGApps.org buildbot. Some highlights about the characteristics of the Open GApps packages:

What happens if I don’t have GAPPS on my AOSP ROM?

Without Gapps on your AOSP ROM, you wouldn’t have Google services enabled on your device, which is, essentially all the fun on Android. The latest version of Android right now is Marshmallow (6.0.1). We previously did a post for a collection Gapps for Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Does open GAPPS include Google APKs?

Take note that Open GApps does not provide you with any license for Google’s APKs included in the package. The Open GApps packages merely provide a convenient way to sideload APKs to your device.

What version of Android do I need to install GAPPS?

When installing GApps, you’ll want to make sure that you install the version that matches your Android ROM. For example, if you are running Android 4.4 Kit Kat, download and install GApps for KitKat. You can find your Android version number by going to Settings and About device.

Where can I find the open GAPPS changelog?

The Open GApps changelog is aggregated on the Open GApps Twitter feed. If you have any questions check out the Open GApps Wiki, especially the FAQ answers most questions. If you can’t find the answer to your question use the XDA Q&A Thread or join us on Gitter to receive support.

Is open GAPPS safe and reliable?

The Gapps installer always checks device compatibility mode, system partition size, multiple package variations, etc. So, in a single word, this is one of the most reliable and easy-to-use Gapps packages for the Custom ROM running Android devices. Can We Trust Open Gapps?

What is the open GAPPS downloader?

The official OpenGApps.org app that enables you to quickly check for the latest Open GApps packages and download them from OpenGApps.org The app requires access to the filesystem to be able to download and store the Open GApps packages in your Downloads-folder.