If you are a fan of reading on your Android device, you have one more popular magazine offering its content in a digital app to choose from. The Economist has announced that it now has its app available for Android devices. The Android app comes after the iOS app proved to be so popular with 2.4 million downloads according to the publication.

The Android app as a free downloads and includes free access to the editor’s selection of six articles for the week that are deemed must-reads. To get access to the full publication the user needs to subscribe to the digital or print version of the magazine. The digital version is on Zinio.

The subscription to print or digital version gets the user access to The Economist on any app and the online version of the magazine as well. The user can also buy a single issue using the app for $5.99. The Android app supports all tablets and phones running Android 2.0 and higher.