Download "Pinochle" for free from your phone or tablet's app store. Both Google Play and Apple iTunes offer "Pinochle" as a free download for Android and iOS devices.
"Pinochle" is the electronic version of the card game pinochle, a game for two to four players. The iOS version of "Pinochle" is a single-player game that uses the computer for other players, while the Android version offers both this and an online multiplayer mode. The Android version also offers customizable settings for rules, scoring and regional game variations. The iOS version does not offer these options; it uses a single rule set.
"Pinochle" for Android contains in-app purchases to acquire extra features. "Pinochle" for iOS does not contain in-app purchases. Instead, it offers a paid version called "Pinochle Gold" as a separate purchase in iTunes. "Pinochle Gold" includes customizable rules, multiple game variations and no advertising.
Both versions of the game are designed for both phones and tablets. The Android version of "Pinochle" offers additional features tied to multiplayer mode, including online player rankings, player statistics, and a selection of player avatars. It also allows the player to change certain cosmetic features of the game, including names, decks and color styles.