Android emulators for PC are seeing a rapid rise in popularity as more and more people want to play Android apps and games on PC desktop or laptop to enjoy same great Android app experience but on a bigger screen real estate. This is really useful if you wish to enjoy your favorite Android games on bigger displays on Windows PC using mouse and keyboard as controller rather than a tiny smartphone touchscreen. Developers Jide recently released Remix OS which became an instant hit among the fans of Android apps for PC due to its clean interface, easy to use options, and an ability to turn optimize graphics of mobile apps designed for smaller screen into the full PC optimized graphics. Remix OS Android emulator is named as Remix OS Player, which emulates Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow apps on Windows PC.
Remix OS Player is designed using Android x86 project. When the Remix OS was first releases, users had to plug in a USB driver in order to load the tool on PC to run Android apps and games. But with the new Remix OS Player, developers have made it for users to download, install and setup the Android emulator tool on PC desktop or laptop to run Android apps without having to first load the setup file onto a USB flash drive and then plug it in to PC for loading the tool.
Remix OS Player comes with pre-installed Google Play Sore. Although, there were some issues with opening Google Play Store on Remix OS when it was first released, but latest update has fixed Play Store issues to directly download and install Android apps and games from it to play them on PC. Moreover, there is one limitations that many users of Remix OS seem to be grappling with that involving how to install Android APK on Remix OS Player to directly install those Android apps and games that are not available on the emulator tool’s play store. BlueStacks Android app player for PC allows two ways to install Android apps on it: first, from BlueStacks Play Store, and other, installing APK using BlueStacks APK installer.
Keep an APK of Android apps on PC makes it easier to simply run it using the emulator tool as default select to directly install that particular app or game to enjoy great Android app experience on PC, or if you don’t want to go through the process of installing the apps from the emulator tool’s play store. Just like on Android mobile device, Remix OS Player allows you to download and install Android apps and games on your device via APK file. See the method below to learn how to install Android APK on Remix OS Player.
It is extremely easy to install APK files on PC via Remix OS Player. Just follow simple steps below to get the any Android app via APK and enjoy it on PC.
How To Install Android APK on Remix OS Player
1 – Download and install Remix OS Player on PC.
2 – Launch the Remix OS player on PC.
3 – Download the APK of the desired Android app or game on PC.
4 – Either drag and drop the APK file onto the Remix OS Player interface, or right-click on the APK file and select Remix OS Player as the default program on the sub-context menu to install it on Remix.
5 – This will open Remix OS Player APK installer box showing the Installing APK message. Wait for it to complete APK installation.
6 – Once APK is installed, open the app drawer on your Remix OS Player from the bottom-left corner of the Remix OS Interface screen.
7 – Find the newly installed app on the list of and click to start using it.
8 – That’s all.