Added on: 30-12-2016
Last update: 20-01-2017
This app has two main functions:
- Search for apps on Google Play Store
- Download apks
The point of Yalp Store is to be small and independent from Google Services Framework. As time passed, Google Services Framework and Google Play Store apps grew in size, which made them almost too big for old phones (Nexus One has 150Mb memory available for apps, half of it would be taken by Google apps). Another reason to use Yalp Store is if you frequently flash experimental ROMs. This often breaks gapps and even prevents their reinstallation. In this situation Yalp will still work.
If you are content with Google Play Store app or Open GAPPS, you will not need this app.
Yalp Store is derived from the following projects:
info Fossdroid Core is now open source, take a look!