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Using eBay mobile apps
Getting the eBay Mobile apps
Our mobile apps are free, and downloading one should only take a few minutes. Downloading the app is often faster over Wi-Fi than on a cellular connection, so make sure your device is connected to a wireless network.
For iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch:
For Android phone:
For Windows 8:
For Windows Phone:
Buying items from your mobile device
You can buy items on eBay straight from your mobile device simply by downloading one of our mobile apps. They're free and available for:
If you have a different phone, you can still access eBay using the web browser on your phone. To see the mobile version of our website, just enter eBay.co.uk in the browser's web address field.
On an iPhone, iPad or Android device, use the barcode scanner to compare in-store versus eBay prices for items that are in our catalogue. You can pay for items quickly and securely using PayPal. If the seller doesn't accept PayPal, you'll need to complete the purchase on eBay.co.uk using a computer.
Searching for items on eBay works just like it does on a computer. Enter the name or keywords of the item you're looking for and you'll get a list of items that match. The eBay app for Android also comes with voice-enabled search: Tap the microphone button on your Android phone, say what you're looking for, and the app will search for that item.
Selling items on eBay from your mobile device
The eBay apps for iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, Windows 8 and BlackBerry 10 let you create a listing with a simple form.
You can also do things like:
Turning on eBay notifications
You can stay up-to-date on the status of your selling, bidding and watched item activity by turning on eBay notifications within the eBay app. Here's how.
For iPhone or iPad:
Still using iOS 7? Learn more about iOS 7 notifications at Apple Support.
Windows Phone users can learn more about notifications at Windows Phone How-to.
Fixing common technical problems
Here are a few things you can do to fix common technical problems:
Contact Customer Service
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