Google Play Points are soon to be accepted for in-app purchases

Today, in-app purchases are a fact of life, especially for mobile games. Thankfully, Google offers a rewards program that lets you turn points into cash that can be used to make in-app purchases for many popular games and services.

Currently, Google Play Points can only be used for pre-emptively buying what you want from the Play Points page. Soon, however, you'll be able to use your points from the app's checkout page as you would any other payment method.

The Play Points system will now be more appealing to general users, who will now be able to more easily understand how the points work since they will no longer have to go through a very cumbersome step.

This GIF tells you everything you need to know. When you're at the checkout page within an app or game, you'll be able to select 'Use points' as a payment method.

All or some of the There is no need to exit the app, convert your points to a reward, and restart it. That's so much easier!

To complete the transaction if you do not have enough points, you can use all (or some) of your points and then finish it off with another payment method.

As of now, Google doesn't have a specific date for the rollout of the Google Play Points update. However, it will only be available in the countries that support.

The Play Points program. Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan.

The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States are included.

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