Build, test, release, and monitor your mobile and desktop apps.
Build great mobile and desktop app experiences, faster
Quickly create high-quality apps for Android, iOS, macOS, and Windows. Automate your build, test, and distribution pipelines. And continuously monitor real-time performance. All in one place.
Single, integrated tool for managing build, test, and distribution pipelines
Modular, simple-to-use SDKs to quickly start using just the services you need
Rich diagnostics and analytics for continuously monitoring app performance and usage
Maximize development productivity
Continuously monitor app performance and usage
Comprehensive security and compliance, built in
Microsoft invests more than USD 1 billion annually on cybersecurity research and development.
We employ more than 3,500 security experts who are dedicated to data security and privacy.
Explore free-tier and flexible pricing options
App Center offers various free and pay-as-you-go pricing options. Choose and integrate just the services you want, according to your needs.
Get started with an Azure free account
Start free. Get USD 200 credit to use within 30 days. While you have your credit, get free amounts of many of our most popular services, plus free amounts of 55+ other services that are always free.
After your credit, move to pay as you go to keep building with the same free services. Pay only if you use more than your free monthly amounts.
After 12 months, you'll keep getting 55+ always-free services—and still pay only for what you use beyond your free monthly amounts.
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Frequently asked questions about App Center
Select the services you want to use. App Center is designed to be modular, with services that can be used independently or integrate with each other.
You don't need an Azure subscription to use the App Center free tier. However, to upgrade to a paid plan, you do need to connect your organizational or personal App Center account to an Azure subscription.
No, free Azure subscriptions or credits from Dev Essentials cannot be used to pay for App Center.