Google Play APK 5.8.8 Update: You can now download the latest version 5.8.8 of Google Play Store APK for your Android platform, brings with it a bunch of changes and bug fixes that users have been facing for quite a while. Check full details below.
This new Play Store 5.8.8 release includes more Material Design, Details Page, updated look for What’s New, Wearable sensors/activity data, Enterprise apps support, among other things. Download links below has been updated with latest version APK.
The all new Google Play Store carries more of Material Design compared to initial release of Android Lollipop. Apps like Google Play Newsstand, Gmail, Google+ are all now refreshed with additional Material Design elements. The app icon for the new Play Store carrier the new, flatter look, keeping itself in line with Material Design’s aesthetics.
Fire up the Play Store app and you will instantly recognize the subtle changes in animations for say, when accessing the slide-out drawer menu, along with changes in the iconography. The Widget Suggestion icons for the home screen have changed, maintaining the flat, paper like design, notification icon for the status bar has also been changed.
Version 5.8.8 of Play Store should start rlling out to prime users over the course of the next few days. Regardless, if you do not want to wait for that update to hit your device, you can right away, download the APK of this new version of Google Play Store from the link provided at the foot of this post, side-load it, and give it a run.
This APK is not quite ready for Android M Developer Preview or ROM ports based on the Preview images. Pay attention to the line, and your Play Store is crashing, you will need to revert to an older version to get things up and running again.
Download Google Play Store APK version 5.8.8 from here.
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