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Wi-Fi icon next to apps in android market

I've noticed that a few items on "My applications" on the Android Market client have a gray "WIFI" label on them. What does that mean?

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For example: Flight control, Frontline commando –  michelemarcon Jan 13 '12 at 8:50
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marked as duplicate by eldarerathis, Matthew Read Jan 13 '12 at 16:47

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Usually means it's a large file and requires you to be connected to WiFi to download.

http://www.reddit.com/r/Android/comments/mnfwa/what_does_the_wifi_label_mean_for_apps_on_the/

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You need WiFi to download the app. It could be that the app size is "LARGE", and a download via carrier network is not recommended.

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"Wifi" means "wireless fidelity" that supports larger downloads, so as simple as that the apps you are trying to download are larger in size :)

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Cell networks perfectly support large downloads. –  Matthew Read Jan 13 '12 at 16:48
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