Gapps 4.4 – For All KitKat Based Custom ROMS

Google Apps or better known as Gapps is the Android application package that is required to run Google services like Google Contacts, Play Store, Calendar, etc. Gapps 4 is required for many custom ROMs that do not come with these services pre-installed, hence it makes people confused on how to operate their Google account and get the contacts and other backups previously stored in their account.

Gapps KitKat version works for all the Android devices that are running on Android KitKat 4.4 and it is based on 32-bit CPU architecture only. So you do not get confused about choosing any other platform for KitKat Gapps.

Gapps 4 for Kitkat

Download KitKat Gapps 4.4

Gapps for KitKat consist of 4 packages which include mini, micro, nano, and pico that have different applications packed in them, choose them according to your preference, and download them. The Gapps are daily updated and you don’t have to bother about updating again once you flash it until and unless there is a new version released in the future.

MINI Gapps 4.4 Package

The mini package is for the users who tend to install apps on their own and has limited Google apps packed in this package. The core Google system base, Google Android Shared Services, off-line speech files, Google Play Store, Google Exchange Services (replaces stock/AOSP Exchange Services), Face Detection for Media, Face Unlock, Dialer Framework is included along with the following Play Store applications:

[vc_toggle title=”Click to enlarge” open=”close”]Android Messages (not installed on tablet devices)
Device Health Services
Google Calculator (replaces stock/AOSP Calculator)
Google Calendar (replaces stock/AOSP Calendar)
Google Desk Clock (replaces stock/AOSP Clock)
Google NFC Tags (replaces stock/AOSP NFC Tags)
Google Now Launcher
Google Package Installer (replaces stock/AOSP Package Installer)
Google Play services
Google Search
Google Text-to-Speech
Gmail
Maps
Photos
YouTube
Note: Bold apps mark the difference in smaller packages. [/vc_toggle]

DOWNLOAD MINI GAPPS

MICRO Gapps 4.4 Package

The micro package is designed for users who have small system partitions on their device and who like to install a few applications. The core Google system base, Google Android Shared Services, off-line speech files, Google Play Store, Google Exchange Services (replaces stock/AOSP Exchange Services), Face Detection for Media, Face Unlock, Dialer Framework is included along with the following Play Store applications:

[vc_toggle title=”Click to enlarge” open=”close”]Device Health Services
Google Calendar (replaces stock/AOSP Calendar)
Google Now Launcher
Google Package Installer
Google Play services
Google Search
Google Text-to-Speech
Gmail [/vc_toggle]

DOWNLOAD MICRO GAPPS

NANO Gapps 4.4 Package

Nano package is the smallest package designed for users who want just the core Google applications installed on their device. In this package you will find the core Google system base, Google Android Shared Services, Google Play Store, Google Calendar Sync, Dialer Framework, and the following Play Store applications:

[vc_toggle title=”Click to enlarge” open=”close”]Google Package Installer (replaces stock/AOSP Package Installer)
Google Play services [/vc_toggle]

DOWNLOAD NANO GAPPS

PICO Gapps 4.4 Package

This package is designed for users who want the absolute minimum GApps installation available. In this package you will find the core Google system base, Google Android Shared Services, Google Play Store, Google Calendar Sync, Dialer Framework, and the following Play Store applications:

  • Google Package Installer (replaces stock/AOSP Package Installer)

DOWNLOAD PICO GAPPS

How To Flash Gapps 4 Package

Flashing Gapps is easy if you have a working custom recovery installed such as TWRP, Philz Touch, CWM, etc.

Step 1: Copy the Gapps 4 package to your smartphone internal memory or an external SD card.

Step 2: Turn off your device and boot to custom recovery mode.

Step 3: Flash the Gapps package and reboot to the system.

Step 4: Enjoy!

NOTE: KitKat based custom ROMS are very rare in the development section. Many new applications do not support this outdated operating system. We would suggest you to upgrade your Android operating system to the next available update through the help of custom ROMs.

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