Android Emulators/Simulators are very useful for testing Android apps or games with keyboard controls. Now you can enjoy Android apps/games without having an Android phone. There are several emulators are available to run android apps on windows PC. Below we listed top 5 best Android emulators for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7.
Top 5 best android emulators for Windows 10
Bluestacks is one of the best Android emulators for Windows 7, 8.1, 10. which can easily turn your Windows into Android environment. So that you don’t need to use a smartphone to experience your favorite Android apps or games. You may find a little problem while installing Bluestacks like graphic card error. You can follow this tutorial to have a clean installation of Bluestacks on your Windows PC without any mess-up.
Droid 4x may perhaps one of the most interesting Android emulators which come with Pre-rooted with Play Store installed. It’s pretty fast and doesn’t lag too much. Graphics are very impressive too. It is one of my favorite among all.
3. Geny Motion
Geny motion’s main focus is towards developers who want to test their apps and games in the development mode. You can test your app on different devices without actually require to own them. You can easily switch between the devices. Not great for consumer use but it does provide some free services for personal use.
Andydroid is a unique Android emulator which provides some great features which none of the above-mentioned emulators does. You can use your phone as a remote control while playing games on your PC. And as it is based on VirtualBox, it doesn’t require any high graphic card and works smoothly even on Intel HD graphics.
YouWave is another great platform to enjoy Android apps and games on your Windows PC. Supports Android 5.1 Lollipop(premium for $29.99), Android 4.1 Ice Cream Sandwich which is a free version and runs on Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7/8/10.
6. Ko Player
Ko Player is yet another best Android emulator for the gamers. You can use your keyboard to emulate a game on your Windows PC. Players can also record the gameplay and upload it to YouTube or wherever they want.
Nox App Player is fast and provides a lot features such as One-click Root, ability to specify RAM and processor size which is great for app testers to keep track of resource usage. It even allows you to keyboard mapping to play your favorite games with touch controls. It also has an inbuilt GPS controller using which you can play games like Pokemon Go directly on your Windows PC.
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So, these are top 7 best android emulators for Windows 7/8/10. You can use any one of them to test android apps and games on your Windows PC. Hope this list is helpful for you. Please subscribe to our email list for more latest Android tutorials and guides.