Ever found the perfect iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad app for the perfect person and wondered how you could just buy it and give it to them, right then and there? Whether it's for the holidays, a birthday, or just because, Apple makes it easy to gift apps right from inside the App Store.
If you have an iOS device, you can gift apps right from within the App Store.
If you don't have an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad, you can gift apps right from iTunes on your desktop!
If you have a U.S. iTunes account, you can only gift apps to other people with U.S. App Store accounts (or U.K. to U.K., or Canada to Canada, etc.). You can't gift internationally. If you really want to buy an app for someone who uses a different regional iTunes Store, you'll need to send them cash via PayPal or something similar, along with a note telling them to use it to buy the app you picked out for them.
There you have it! Now you're all set to buy iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad apps for your family and friends!
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