In this guide I will show how you can update Pokémon GO Game installed on your Android Smartphone. This method to update Pokémon GO is very important to those who have installed Pokémon GO Game on their phone by downloading APK file from other sites, due to unavailability of the Pokémon GO Game in their Country in Google Play Store.
Most of the users who had installed Pokémon GO Game on their phone by downloading APK file are facing difficulty in getting updated to latest version as when every time you open the game Pokémon GO it says update available. So there is no way to skip this update and start playing the game with old version. If you try to tap on update now you will be landed to Google Play Store Pokémon GO App page and on that page you will see message “this item is not available in your Country”.
So to overcome from this update problem of Pokémon GO Game you will have to follow the below step by step guide on How to Update Pokémon GO Game on Android.
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Step By Step Procedure to Update Pokémon GO Game on Android
- To update the game get the latest version of Pokémon GO APK by clicking here.
- Once the APK file gets downloaded on your phone, just tap on the downloaded APK file to install the game.
- Pokémon GO Installation screen will flash up asking “Do you want to install an update to this existing application? Your existing data will not be lost. It does not require any special permission”, so to update the game just tap on Install.
- It will process the Pokémon GO update installation and in few seconds you will get App Installed notification.
That’s it now your Pokémon GO Game has been updated to the latest version without losing your existing data of your game.