Wondering if you can use ChatGPT on your phone or tablet?
Good news — you can. In this guide, we’ll show you how to do it.
ChatGPT’s official app is 100% free on iOS & Android.
Let’ see how to get it.
How to install the ChatGPT app
You can install the ChatGPT app in your phone by opening the App Store, searching for ChatGPT and tapping on the one made by OpenAI. Install and start using.
We’ll start with iOS an move on to Android right after.
Shortcut: Link to ChatGPT on the App Store
Follow these steps to download ChatGPT on iPhone/iPad.
1.1. App Store
- Unlock your iPhone
- Locate App Store
- Open it
1.2. Search for ChatGPT
- Go to the Search section (bottom-right)
- Look up ChatGPT
- Tap on it once found
The one you look for says “The official app by OpenAI”.
Watch out as there are many copycats looking similar to ChatGPT.
Make sure you get OpenAI‘s app.
- Tap the “Get” button
- For us it says “Open” because it is already downloaded
Seeing a cloud-looking icon? This means you’ve downloaded the app before.
Simply click it and ChatGPT will start downloading.
1.4. Open the app
- Locate the app: Home Screen (or App Library)
- Tap to open it
- Start chatting with the AI
From here, you may want to learn how to use ChatGPT on iPhone.
We’ll now move on to downloading ChatGPT on Android.
Shortcut: Link to ChatGPT on Google Play
Downloading ChatGPT works the same on any Android-running phone:
- Google Pixel
Let’s see the process.
2.1. Play Store
- Unlock your phone
- Find the Play Store (or Google Play)
- Open it
2.2. Look up ChatGPT
- Switch to the Search tab
- Search “ChatGPT“
- Tap on it
To get the official app, look for the one made by OpenAI.
Note how there are many replicas — you want to get OpenAI’s app.
- Click the “Download” button
If you already have ChatGPT, it’ll say “Open” — like in our example.
- Locate the app in your device
- Open it
- Insert a prompt & Start chatting
You’ve successfully installed ChatGPT on your Android device.
Not sure how to ask properly? Read our guide on the 10 best AI Prompt Generators.
At the moment, there’s just the web app: ChatGPT.
For now, there is no official ChatGPT app for desktop computers.
OpenAI only made an app for:
- ChatGPT on iPhones and iPads
- ChatGPT on any Android device
We’ll update this tutorial once an official desktop app comes out.
We have a further guide explaining this: ChatGPT Desktop App.
Congrats! You’ve just learned how to download the ChatGPT app.
We’ve look at how to do it for both iOS & Android devices.
Learn how to become more productive with our guides on how to use AI.
Thank you for reading this,
Ch David and Daniel