We all know about the increased level communication all across the globe supported by various media. Line Apk is another such messaging app which allows voice and video calls for free. There are many such platforms which offer the same but Line claims to have new features of storing messages, photos, and videos in ‘Keep’ which makes sharing content with others way easier. It provides a large variety of expressive stickers as well.
Even though you can download Line on the Google play store, there are certain advantages and benefits of Apk file download. For example, access to apps which are not available on play store (Line is available for free everywhere so you need not worry) Some people also expressed annoyance over a large amount of time it takes to update the App. Also if your phone does not have Google Play store then we will show you exactly what needs to be done. In the following few steps, we will show you how to download Line Apk so as to ensure that you will have downloaded and been using it in no time!
How to Download Line Apk for Android Device?
Step 1 Type into the Search Engine
- If you are downloading Line Apk from your computer, then you can search into your search engine (we always use Google, no surprises there) ‘ Line Apk download’
Step 2 Choose a site Which can be trusted
- You will see that many sites appear and you have the option of choosing anyone of them. However, at this step, we recommend some caution. You must choose a trusted site. Why do you ask? Because some Apk files contain dangerous software/ malware which can put your device to risk. So it would be best to be aware of the safe sites for your download. Our suggestion is that you should read a few reviews before you choose a site. Better safe than sorry we say. We would like to make a note that even the Play store is not entirely safe. You have been warned.
- Some users have commented that they have found sites such as XDA to be more reliable than other sites. Still, it is best for you to do a little research before downloading and installing Line Apk
Step 3- Download from the Link
- Now that you have chosen a safe and reliable site to download Line from, you can proceed with the download from the box where it is indicated. Usually, the site will point out to you the box or link you can click to start the download with something like this written in bold letters – ‘Download Line Latest Version’. On the page there will be other information such as the ratings, user comments and a brief description about Line but you can ignore that.
- You will also see other Line App file information. In this section, you may want to look at the file size and the Android version and check if it is the one you want.
Step 4- Make Sure that Your Device Allows the Download
- Before you download, you should also make sure that third-party apps are allowed on your phone. To check this, follow the steps given below-
- Go to Menu > Settings > Security > and check Unknown Sources
- This step will allow your device to install apps from sources other than the Google Play Store If you are downloading from a phone or tablet.
Step 5 – Download in a Location You Know
- Sometimes you can download a file and lose it. To avoid wasting time, you can download it in a visible location like desktop
- If you want you can also download a file manager like ES File Explorer so you can easily locate files on your phone.
So now that you have finished with the download on your computer, all you have to do is a shift into your phone/ device. Connect your phone to the PC and click on the pop-up option ‘media device’. Or you search for your phone in ‘My computer’. There you will see your phone’s folder. All you have to do is copy the Line apk into your phone folder. And it’s done!
So now, go to your phone/ tablet and search for Line App where you had placed it and tap the install option.
- Just in case you wanted to download Line directly from your phone or tablet browser, we will list out the quick steps involved.
- Open the browser and search for the apk file and download it. This will be similar to the steps given above.
- After downloading it, go to your phone downloads folder. The ask button will appear asking for confirmation.
- Click on ‘allow’ and the app will start getting installed.
Features Of Line Apk:
- On Line Apk, You can update your status and also comment on your friends’ update.
- It has a large sticker shop with many famous cartoons, anime, and even k pop stickers. Using the stickers with which you relate the most with your friends is exciting, so I applaud their efforts to make Line more fun.
- One really interesting feature that they have is you can follow the official accounts of celebrities and even companies. They send you updates and even pictures of their promotional activities which you can download and save
- They have tried to keep international calls as cheap as possible even if they haven’t made them absolutely free of cost. We have tried the feature and it was not bad at all. You can even call people who do not use a line, though this feature may not be available in every country their website states.
- We recommend that you do not use LINE with anything below Android OS versions 4.0.3
- Automatic recommendation of stickers based on your frequency of usage
- You can upload files and photos directly to Keep which makes quick sharing of stored information possible.
- It is now easy for the user to view their friends’ updated profiles.
- Using Line on phone and tablets is just the basic. We love the fact that Line is supported by all your devices
These were our simple steps to help you download and enjoy Line App to the fullest.