Many guys are asking me how to access Korean Google play store. I want to download some apps from Korean Google Play store like SuperStar SM and Melon. For those apps are only available to download from Korean Google Play store. As I know, it is more difficulty to access Korean play store than other countries’. For other countries play store, we can just clear data of Google account, then connected on VPN service, that’s all. But for Korea Google Play store, we should create Korean Gmail first. How can we get Korean Gmail. I will show you later. I tried many times, finally, I access Korean Google Play store with Korean VPN now. Because Google Play strore recognize IP address to decide what country google Play store to access. It means that if you can get Korean IP address on your devices, you can access Korean Google play store. Follow me step by step to access Korean Google Play store.
1. Visit http://www.gmail.com to create a Korean Gmail. Select Korean as the country as below.
2. Create one Korean Gmail successfully. Please do remember the account info. If you want to download app from Google play store, some apps won’t work if w/o updated.
3. Ahead to Settings – Accounts – Google. Tap your Gmail, then hit Remove account. If there are something you want to sync, please hit Sync now before hit remove account.
4. Go to settings – Accounts – Add account – Google. Add the Korean Gmail account info you created.
5. Connected on Korea VPN on android. If you haven’t Korea VPN service now, you can try to use FlyVPN trial account. But 20 minutes per time, 3 times per day.
Korean VPN trial Server address: 220.127.116.11; 18.104.22.168
VPN account: vpnu
Password: Get latest password form http://www.flyvpn.com/freetrial
FlyVPN doesn’t have android app now, so you can only setup VPN for android manually. Regarding how to setup Fly VPN on android, please read tutorial as follows:
6. Tap Settings – Apps – Google Play Store. Click “Clear data”.
7. Access Google Play store now. It will ask you to accept Google play store service. Tap Accept. Then you can enter Google Play store into Korea.
If you still can’t switch into Korean Google Play store. Try to tap Clear data again of Google Play store or double check whether you have followed those steps above.
Whatever you want to access Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore… Google Play store. Just connect to right VPN service to access the country you want to access.