Individual App

The PhET Simulations Android app allows native offline use of all the HTML5 sims and can be downloaded on Google Play. The app is $0.99 and proceeds fund more HTML5 sim development.

PhET for Schools

For schools or other organizations looking to purchase our app in volume, please see information about PhET for Schools and submit a license request.

PhET for Schools is able to be added in bulk to school or organization Chromebooks and Android devices. PhET for Schools is identical to our paid Android app, but allows bulk deployment. Licenses for the PhET for Schools app are free for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Your Chromebooks must support Android apps. List of supported Chromebooks

Both versions of our Chromebook app will match the language setting of the device. The app is supported in the following languages:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • German
  • French
  • Dutch
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Basque
  • Korean
  • Serbian
Setting the device to an unsupported language will display translated simulations in that language, but the app will fallback to the most similar language available.

Our original Java and Flash sims are not compatible with Android devices. Our Android app allows native offline use of all the HTML5 sims. The app is $0.99 and proceeds fund more HTML5 sim development.