Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS already made official by Google long-back and many devices like Android One (Micromax Canvas A1, Lava Pixel V1, Cherry Mobile G1, etc.), Nexus, etc. already updated to the latest OS. For devices which will not receive Android Marshmallow upgrade, there are custom ROM available on the web which delivers the same Marshmallow experience on your Android handset. For those users who already flash the Marshmallow custom ROM and looking for Google Gapps package, then you’re at the right place. In this post we have shared direct download link of Google Gapps for Android 6.0 custom ROMs. To use all the Google services and applications it is mandatory to flash Gapps along with the custom ROM. Without Google Apps you can’t use the device most of it. So, follow the below steps to download and install Marshmallow Gapps on Android smartphone.
The below is the various Gapps package for your Marshmallow custom ROM which varies in size depending on the presence of number of Google applications. Depending on your need, select the package from the below list.
Download Android 6.0 GApps:
- Pico Gapps- Download
Includes Google system base, Google Play Store, Google Calender Sync, and the following Play Store apps.
- Zero Gapps- Download
Package includes core Google system base, off-line speech files, Google Play Store, Google Calender Sync, Google Play Services and Google Search.
- Mini Gapps- Download
Includes core Google system base, off-line speech files, Google Play Store, Google Exchange Services (replaces stock/AOSP Exchange Services), Face Detection for Media, Face Unlock, and the following Play Store applications Clock (replaces stock/AOSP Clock), Google+, Google Calendar (replaces stock/AOSP Calendar), Google Now Launcher, Google NFC Tags (replaces stock/AOSP NFC Tags), Google Play services, Google Search, Google Text-to-Speech, Gmail, Hangouts, Maps, Photos, YouTube.
- BokROM Gapps- Download
Includes almost each and every application. Apps like Google Camera, Google Keyboard, Sheets, and Slides is excluded in the package.
- Full Gapps- Download
Includes each and every Google application in the package.
How to Install Google Gapps on Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROMs:
Step 1: Select your preferred Gapps from the above list and tap on download. Once the Gapps zip is download on your PC, connect your device with USB cable and move the file to SDcard.
Step 2: Disconnect your Android device with PC.
Step 3: Once the custom ROM is flashed on your device, turn off your device and boot into recovery mode.
Step 4: From Recovery main menu you need to select “Install zip from sdcard” and then “choose zip from sdcard”.
Step 5: Next you need to browse the Gapps zip file which you have moved to SDcard. Confirm to start installation process.
Step 6: Wait till the device flash the Gapps package on your device. Once done, reboot your device and start using the Google applications on your Android handset.
Now you have successfully installed Google Gapps on your Android 6.0 Marshmallow custom ROM.