Experience Points (XP)

An Experience Point (frequently shortened as EXP or XP) is a unit, which measures a Trainer's movement in Pokémon GO. Experience Points picked up by finishing activities and accomplishing certain objectives. At the point when enough XP picked up by a player, he or she will Level Up, progressing to the following level of movement.


Why should you pick up XP?

Picking up XP is vital for expanding your Trainer Level. Players with a higher Trainer Level will have the capacity to catch even more capable Pokémon. Most players try to pick up XP as fast as could reasonably be expected, with the principle objective of Leveling Up Fast.


Where Can you Gain XP?

There are an assortment of approaches to procure Experience Points in Pokémon Go. A portion of the ideal approaches to acquire XP incorporates Capturing Pokemon, Winning Battles at Gyms, Visiting Pokéstops, Hatching Eggs and Evolving Pokemon.

Note: You will likewise pick up reward XP for specific accomplishments, for example, capturing a New Pokemon.

The accompanying diagram records the measure of XP recompensed for every activity/achievement:

Action Required XP Gained Description
Curveball Bonus 10 Awarded for Spinning the Pokéball before Capturing it.
Nice Throw! Bonus 10 Awarded for Capturing a Pokémon.
Great Throw! Bonus 50 Awarded for Capturing a Pokémon when Capture circle is small.
Pokéstop Interaction 50 Awarded for Interacting with a Pokéstop (Not on Cooldown).
Defeat Pokémon Training 50 XP is gained for each Pokémon defeated at friendly Gym. Less awarded for attack with a high CP Pokémon .
Defeat Every Pokémon at a Gym 50 Awarded for defeating every defending Pokémon at a Gym.
Excellent Throw! Bonus 100 Awarded for Capturing a Pokémon when Capture circle is smallest.
Capture Pokémon 100 Capture any Pokémon.
Catch 100th Pokémon of a Species 100 Awarded for capturing 100 of a single species of Pokémon
Defeat Pokémon at Gym 100 XP is gained for each Pokémon defeated at enemy Gym.
Hatch a 2 km Egg 200 Hatch an Egg (2 km)
Hatch Pokémon 200 Hatch an Egg by traveling the required distance.
Hatch a 5 km Egg 500 Hatch an Egg (5 km)
Capture a New Pokémon 500 Capture any Pokémon,
Evolve a Pokémon 500 Evolve any Pokémon.
Hatch a 10 km Egg 1000 Hatch an Egg (10 km)