Apple Itunes vs. Google Play

By: Rita Benissan

Apple itunes

iTunes is a media player and media library application developed by Apple Inc. It is used to play, download and organized digital audio and video on personal computers running the OS X operating system and the iOS based on Ipods, Iphones and Ipads

Google Play

Google Play is formely known as the Android Market, which is a digital application distribution platform for Android developed and maintained by Google. The service allows users to browse and download music, magazines, books, movies, televison programs, and applications that were published through Google.

Apple has the most Content

Apple iTunes has the biggest catalog of music and video offering, they have 28 million songs and 45000 for purchase movies as of April, and more than 85,000 TV episodes.


Prices for iTunes and Google Play, varies but they usually range roughly about the same amount.

Release Date

iTunes: January 9, 2001
Google Play: October 23,2008


iTunes: you have to download itunes on the computer for you to get music and etc. you also have to keep updating it, but you can sync your apple product with the software.
Google Play: you can get the music on the website.

Google Play Commerical

Google Play Test #0923: Balloons

Apple iTunes Commerical

Apple iTunes Coldplay Commercial

My Opinion

I have an Apple product, and i like using iTunes because they have varies of apps,music and etc. The only thing i don't like about itunes is that whenever it updates their software, they change the setting of how to sync stuff on my product.