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this is how the Google points program that rewards your purchases works

The Google Play rewards program is now available in more countries, including Spain.

It took a while, but Google has finally launched its Play Points points and rewards program in Spain, after several months available in regions like the United States.

Play Points is an initiative that comes with the idea of reward those who make purchases in the app store, with discounts, credit to consume in other applications or games, and other interesting rewards.

What is Google Play Points and how does it work

As Google announced at the time of the launch of this program, Google Play Points - not to be confused with Google Play Pass - is a rewards program intended for all those users who make purchases on the Google Play Store.

Its operation is similar to that of other programs of this type: users spend money on apps, games, books, music or movies, and in return they get points that can be exchanged on future purchases.

In some cases, Google introduces extra rewards campaigns, for which users will receive even more points for the fact of buying specific content.

The idea is attract more and more Android users to purchase content in your digital store.

Initially, users will earn 1 point for every euro spent on Google Play. However, for the first seven days after joining the program, users will receive a welcome offer of 3 extra points for each purchase.

Once a certain number of points has been reached, it will be possible level up to get more points and benefits. In Google Play Points it is possible to find different levels depending on the number of points achieved:

levelNumber of points
Points earned for
every euro spent
Additional benefits
Bronze0 - 1491 point
  • Points for in-game events
  • Point multipliers in books and movies
Silver150 - 5991.1 points
  • Points for in-game events
  • Point multipliers in books and movies
  • Weekly Silver Awards
Gold600 - 2,9991.2 points
  • Points for in-game events
  • Point multipliers in books and movies
  • Gold weekly prizes
Platinum3,000 or more1.4 points
  • Points for in-game events
  • Point multipliers in books and movies
  • Platinum Weekly Awards
  • Premium support

How to sign up for Google Play Points

Any Android user can sign up for Google Play Points and start earning rewards for your in-store purchases.

To do this, it is only necessary to meet a series of requirements:

  • Reside in Germany, Australia, South Korea, the United States, France, Hong Kong, Japan, the United Kingdom, or Taiwan.
  • Have a computer or Android device that works with Google Play.
  • Have a Google Play account that is not managed by a school or a parent.
  • Have added a valid payment method.
  • Use Google Play country as the billing country

In the event that these requirements are met, join the Google Play Points program it is as simple as following these steps:

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Store app.
  2. Touch the menu, and then select "Play Points."
  3. Tap on "Join".

Thus, a new section of Points where view your statistics, available points and active benefits.

Play points

Google Play Points home page.

How to use Google Play points

When you have made multiple purchases on Google Play and have enough points to redeem, you can use them to get discounts on your future purchases.

For use Google Play points, you have to follow these steps in the store app:

  1. On your Android device, open the Google Play Store app.
  2. Tap the menu, and then Play Points.
  3. Tap on "Use".
  4. Select an item, coupon or Google Play credit, or donate to support a good cause.
  5. In the payment process, select the option "Use points".