Your friend should receive an email with a redeem code, they can then launch the App store app, select featured, scroll all the way down, select "Redeem", copy & paste the code, enter their password & the app should start downloading.
How do I claim an Apple gift?
Redeem the App Store & iTunes Card via your Android phone
- Open the Apple Music app;
- At the bottom of the screen, tap Library, For you, Discover, or Radio.
- Tap the menu button and then Account Settings.
- Choose the option Redeem gift card or code;
- Enter the code and click Redeem;
How do I redeem a gift card on the app?
Use the preinstalled app on your Android device or go to play.google.com on a computer. Select your profile by tapping the picture in the upper-right corner. Tap the Payments & subscriptions option from the list. Click Redeem code.
How does App Store gifting work?
If you purchase an electronic Apple Gift Card to send to someone else, we'll send you an email notification once we send the gift card to the recipient. If you buy a physical Apple Gift Card online and choose to have it shipped, you'll receive the usual tracking and delivery notifications.
How does gifting an app work on iPhone?
Open the App Store app, iTunes Store app, or Books app. Tap the item that you want to give. Tap the Gift button: In the App Store, tap the Share button , then tap Gift App .
What happens when you gift an app on Apple?
Notes on buying gifts 1) Make sure the recipient has an Apple device. It would be meaningless to gift an iOS app to your friend who uses an Android phone. 2) A valid payment method like a credit card must be added to your account to send a gift. The gift price will be deducted from it.