Mojang managing director Carl Manneh announced via Twitter that the game is available to download from the Android Market.
Minecraft: Pocket Edition is priced at $6.99 in the US and £4.29 in the UK. A free demo version is also available for players to sample before they buy the full game.
The PC version of Minecraft passed the milestone of ten million registered users last summer despite still being in beta. The final version of the game will be available on November 11.
Mojang is currently locked in a lawsuit with Bethesda over its upcoming game Scrolls. Bethesda claims that the patent infringes on its Elder Scrolls license.
Minecraft: Pocket Edition is available to download through the Android Marketplace now.