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How & Where To Buy / Download Minecraft

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Check out this guide to learn more on how to buy & download Minecraft for the PC and other platforms! Find out how to make an account to buy & download the Java Edition of the game!

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Which Edition Should You Get?

Where To Buy Minecraft

List Of Places You Can Buy Minecraft

Platform / DeviceWhere To Get Minecraft
PC (Windows / MAC / Linux)Minecraft Official Site
Mobile Devices- Apple App Store
- Google Play Store
- Amazon
- Windows App Store
Xbox One / Xbox 360- Xbox Store
- Microsoft Store
- Retail Stores
PS4 / PS3- Playstation Store
- Retail Stores
PS Vita- Playstation Store
- Retail Stores
Nintendo Switch / Wii U / 3DS- Nintendo eShop
- Retail Stores

The table above shows where you will be able to buy both physical and digital copies of Minecraft. Use this as a reference when purchasing Minecraft for your chosen device.

Multiple Versions Of Minecraft Available

Multiple Versions Of Minecraft Available

There are two versions of Minecraft which have distinct features; the Java edition, and the Bedrock edition. It is recommended to think first about the differences of the two versions before purchasing.

Java vs Bedrock Differences

Java EditionBedrock Edition
ModsYes. Has a large variety of easy-to-install modsYes. But limited compared to Java
MultiplayerYesYes
Cross-PlatformNoYes
Which Edition Should You Get?

How To Buy & Download Minecraft

Step 1: Create A Mojang Account

Create A Mojang Account

Before you can buy and download Minecraft, you will first need to create a Mojang account. If you haven't created an account, you can do so here. If you already have a Mojang account, simply log in on the site.

Step 2: Buy The Game

Buy The Game

After logging in, simply click on the "Buy Minecraft" button on the homepage. Alternatively, you can click on the "Download" or "Store" icons on top of the page.

Step 3: Choose Your Payment Method

Choose Your Payment Method

You will be redirected to a page which allows you to choose your payment methods. Choose your country, and enter the required details onto the page.

Step 4: Download & Install The Game

Once you've successfully paid, you will then be able to download and install the game.

Downloading The Trial Version

Test Out The Game Before Buying

Test Out the Game Before Buying

If you want to try out Minecraft before buying it, you can download a trial version of the game for free in the official site. You can check out the Trial Version of the game here.

Trial Lasts For 5 In-Game Days

You will be able to play the Trial Version for a total of 5 in-game days or 100 minutes before the trial version expires.

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