How to Install an App on an iPhone 6

There are many apps that are included on a default iPhone, but they are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the capabilities of your device. The App Store contains a large selection of games, entertainment, utility, and productivity apps. You might even already have an app in mind that you would like to install.

But if you are a new iPhone user, or have never had a reason to download a new app, then you might be unsure about how to get started installing apps. Our tutorial below will show you where to go on your device to find, download, and install an app to your iPhone 6.


Installing an App on an iPhone 6 in iOS 9

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 6 Plus, in iOS 9.3. These steps will work on other iPhone devices using this same versions of iOS. The process is also very similar for other versions of iOS.

Step 1: Tap the App Store icon.

open app store



Step 2: Tap the Search option at the bottom of the screen. This assumes that you know the name of the app you wish to install. If not, select one of the other options at the bottom of the screen (such as Top Charts.)

select the search tab



Step 3: Type the name of the app into the search field at the top of the screen, then select a search result.

search for your app



Step 4: Tap the Get button (if the app is free) or tap the price button (if the app costs money.) Note that you may see an Open button if the app is already installed on your device, or a cloud icon if you have installed the app on a different device that shares your Apple ID.

tap the get button



Step 5: Tap the Install button. Note that you may be asked to enter your iTunes password at this point, depending upon the way that your account is currently configured. The app will now begin to download and install. This could take several minutes, depending upon the size of the app and your network connection speed.

install the app



Step 6: Tap the Open button to launch the app.

open the app



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