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Here’s what’s new on the Editor’s Choice page of the Google Play Store

Android’s favorite app store, Google Play Store, has been redesigned as the Editor’s Choice section now also contains curated listings, making it easier for users to find apps that meet their needs and offer the best experience on Android.

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Prior to this update, the Editor’s Choice section of the Play Store only had three categories: Editor’s Choice Apps, Editor’s Choice Games, and Android Excellence Awardees.

The update is currently rolling out to Australia, Canada, Britain, Japan, the United States, and South Korea “with an upcoming expansion to other countries” and will add to existing categories.

“The Editors’ Choice section on Google Play has long been a fan favorite, but we’re improving it by adding better curation to help you find high-quality apps and games you’ll love,” said Google.

The new curated section contains listings of several different genres of games and apps considered “high quality” by the editorial.

Organized lists will contain app genres such as top 5 fitness or navigation apps and game genres such as top 5 RPGs or Arcade and more.

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“In our revamped Editors’ Choice section, our Google Play editors handpick the apps and games with the best experiences on Android and compile them around popular themes, while explaining why they love each individual app or game,” the company added. company.

Currently, the revamped Google Play Store editorial page offers the following 7 app and game listings.


  • Go face to face with these video call apps
  • Map It Out: Navigate Anywhere With These 5 Apps
  • Get Motivated With These 5 Fitness Apps
  • Oh, Snap: 5 photo editing apps to make your photos stand out
  • Speak with these language learning apps
  • Make a Deal: 5 Apps for Buying and Selling Used Goods
  • Track Your Expenses With These 5 Budgeting Apps


  • Brain games to test your logic
  • Get there fast with these great racing games
  • 5 role-playing games for the hero in you
  • Pedal to the Metal: 5 Awesome Racing Games
  • 5 Arcade Games to Hone Your Twitch Skills
  • Challenge your intelligence with these simulation games
  • Win sports games to enjoy any season

Last updated on February 4, 2021

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