If you just purchased a brand new Chromebook, it’s time to install some apps. Chrome OS is web-based, and Chrome computers use apps, not programs. Installing them is very simple, so even if this is your first Chromebook, you will figure it out fast. As a plus point, you will notice there are some pre-installed apps, such as Google Drive or Google Docs, so you won’t have to waste your time on getting these. Let’s see how to install apps on a Chromebook.
Free and paid apps
The apps are available in the Chrome web store. A great thing is that most of the apps you’ll find are free. You will be able to install these with ease, with just a few clicks. But, same as the apps for Android and iOS, you will see some that cost a certain amount of money.
If you want to install an app that comes with a price, you will need Google Account and a Google Payments account that has a valid payment method. That way, you will be able to buy and install the app.