So you love to play Android games and want to play on PC using your mouse/trackpad and keyboard. Well, wait no more, Jide corporation has already released one of the best Android Player available for Windows. Remix OS’ Gaming Toolkit gives you everything you need to enjoy your favorite Android games on a PC.
What is Remix OS Player?
Remix OS Player is the only Android emulator that allows you to play multiple games at the same time. It allows you to even push your gaming abilities to the limit by managing several games simultaneously on one screen. No only games, you can even install and play any Android app. The Remix OS Player is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Playing Android Games on Windows PC
Recommended system requirements
- Windows 7 (64-bit) or newer
- Core i3 (Recommend Core i5 or Core i7) / No support for AMD Chipsets
- 4GB RAM
- 8GB Storage (Recommend 16GB)
Things You need
- Remix OS Player Setup installer (744MB).
- A PC that supports Virtualization Technology.
Step 1. Enable Intel Virtualization Technology from BIOS
- Restart your PC
- Press ‘F2’ or ‘Del’ or ‘Enter’ to get into BIOS
- Locate “Virtualization Technology” / “Intel® Virtualization Technology” under “CPU Configurations”, “System Configurations”, “Advanced’ r ‘Security” tab
- Enable “Virtualization Technology”
- Save the changes and reboot
Step 2. Installing Remix OS Player
To install remix OS Player, download the setup file from the link posted above. Then install the .exe file like you install any other software in Windows. Simply, follow the installation wizard, choose drive where you want to install it and hit “OK” Button.
The setup will start extracting files from Package. Then grant Admin permissions for Installation.
Next, either click on start to install Remix OS Player with default settings or check “Advance Settings” to customize installation.
Under “Advance Settings“, you can choose How many CPU core Remix OS player can utilize, amount of RAM and resolution.
Once done with Advance setup, click on “Start”Button.
Step 3. Installing Games and Apps from Google Play Store in Remix OS Player
Now you can start installing Android games, apps and run them like you do in your Android phone or tab. But you must activate “Google Play Store. Follow onscreen instructions to activate Google Play Store. Once activated, Sign up or sign in with Google account.
Now you can install apps from Google Play Store like in any other Android smartphone.
QuickTip: Press “CTRL+ALT” to bring mouse icon back to Desktop from Remix OS Player.
There are many other Android players (emulators) available for Windows PC like Genymotion, AMIDuos (retired now), etc. but the Remix OS Player is the best one as it’s stable, fast and plays all games and apps. Only limitation is the memory that it consumes and internal storage which is limited to 4GB only. So to play bigger games like Asphalt 8 and Mortal Combat, you need to uninstall other apps or games to increase storage. Alternatively, You can also Install Remix OS on a Pen drive or a external HDD drive. If you have any questions or feedback, please feel free to use comment box below. If you face any problem during Installation, please contact us, and we’ll do our best to solve your queries. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and our newsletter, so you never miss any updates.
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