ay now accepts yl for digital goods

BY GreenBot Staff

Published 16 May 2014

You can now pay for apps other digital content from ay using yl in 12 countries worldwide, including the U.S. Canada.  announced the payment addition on its Android Developers blog on Thursday. 

ay users won’t have to take any action to add yl. st open ay as you normally would on your phone. en it comes time to pay, tap the yment options link you’ll see an option for yl. Simply enter your ypal account credentials takes care of the rest.


Now you can pay with yl on ay.

Keep in mind that using yl on ay adds your yl account to llet. If you ever want to remove yl from llet you can follow the steps outlined on ‘s Help pages.

yl adds to a variety of ways you can already pay for items on ay, including credit debit cards, direct carrier billing, gift cards.

Unlike the other payment options, however, yl can only be used to purchase digital goods. You can’t use it to buy devices or accessories on ay—like the new Nexus 5 snap cases. You also can’t use yl as an option for llet purchases outside of ay.

Beyond adding yl support for 12 countries around the world, is also exping carrier billing gift cards to more countries.

says that ay sales are up by more than 300 percent over the past year, that two-thirds of current ay sales take place outside of the U.S. th a fast-growing market for Android apps internationally no doubt will try to exp yl support to more countries in the near future.