Saturday, September 2, 2017

Top 7 Free Android Emulators for PC – Windows 7/8/8.1/10

Run Android apps on Computer PC/Windows 7/8.1/10

There are a lot of valid reasons why someone would want to run Android emulators on their PC. App developers may be trying to test their application before shipping it out. Gamers may want to use a mouse and keyboard on their games. Maybe you just want it there to have it. In any case, Android emulation on PC is possible and we’re going to take a look at the best Android emulators for PC.

Android emulators/simulators are largely required to run Android apps & games on PC (Windows 7/8/8.1/10) . However, choosing the correct Android emulator might become a daunting task, as if not selected properly they can really slow down your Computer.

Here we bring you the best 7 Android emulators for your PC – Windows 7/8/8.1/10 which you can use to run android on computer,

Emulator # 1 – Nox App Player
Emulator # 2 – BlueStacks
Emulator # 3 - Andyroid – Andy OS
Emulator # 4 - KO Player
Emulator # 5 - AMIDuOS
Emulator # 6 - Droid4X
Emulator # 7 - GenyMotion

1.Nox App Player

Nox App Player is our preferred Android emulator to play Android games on PC / Computer (Windows 10 & 7),  or to try out new android apps due to its speed. 

 Nox Player Features 

1.Re-designed the user interface of Nox Player to comply with flat design principles and give the users a whole new experience.
2. Added Theme center. We are the only Android emulator that supports this feature. You could change between different themes to give your Nox a new touch.
3. Dramatically improved the engine to boost Nox Player’s performance.
4. Added Rotate button to change Nox screen display from vertical to horizontal or back with just one click.
5. Changed the interface of Keyboard control settings and File share between PC and Nox Player.

Click here to download Nox App Player Offline Installer for Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10.


BlueStacks is the most widely used Android emulator or Android App Player for Windows.
It used to be free but now is only in Specific regions.

 BlueStacks Features

 1.Easy One-click installation on the Windows System (Split-online installer as well as offline installer is available).
2.Easily install 3rd party apk’s or android apps by simply double clicking on the apk files.
3.No other-3rd party virtualization required (VirtualBox  isn’t required).
4.BlueStacks 3 is a brand new Android emulator and also the only gaming platform designed and built for gamers.
5.It allows you to play android games with your mouse and keyboard to make you more competitive in your gameplay.
You’ll be able to play in high definition with your monitor and use ANY app with BlueStacks 3.
6.App Center allows you to find the newest and most popular games being played by other gamers. When you click on a game,
you’ll be able to find reviews, images, summaries, and tons more information about any game.

3. Andyroid – Andy OS 

AndyRoid is one of its own kind Android Emulator for Windows 7/8/8.1/10 .
It supports some unique features which aren’t supported by any other android emulators out there such as,

Andy OS Features

1.Using your phone as remote control while playing games!.
2.ARM support, You can directly install apps in your andy emulator through your host’s desktop browser!.
3.As Andy is based upon VirtualBox , It doesn’t require any dedicated Graphics card to function smoothly and works well even on Intel HD Graphics.
4.Andyroid is very similar and may be classified as an advanced alternative to Genymotion as both of them require VirtualBox to be installed on the system.

Click here to download Andy OS Offline Installer for Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10.

4.KO Player

KO Player is the latest entrant in this list & is a great android emulator especially when it comes to playing Android games on your Computer / PC.KO Player provides a host of great features in its android emulator such as,

KO Player Features

1.Keyboard to Touch Mapping.
2.Crisp Display on Bigger screens due to HD Resolution.
3.Ability directly record your Android emulation screen & save it as a video. Thus, enabling you to share your Gameplay easily.
4.Besides, you can run multiple accounts of various simultaneously.
5.Since, it is made for gaming KO Player does require a good amount of RAM & graphics memory.

Click here to download KO Player Offline Installer for Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10.


AMIDuOS is a revolutionary new concept that brings the functionality, depth and fun of the Android experience to Microsoft® Windows devices.It runs on nearly any Windows 7,8 or 10 PC or tablet device for fast, easy switching between Windows and Android environments - without the need to dual boot!

 AMIDuOS Features

1.AMIDuOS can run nearly all of the Android applications available in Android app markets.
2.AMIDuOS supports 3D acceleration, so you can enjoy a superior Android gaming experience in Windows. It uses Windows OpenGL drivers for improved frame rates to support even the most graphics-intensive games.
3.While AMIDuOS leverages device drivers from Windows™ to enable near-native performance in Android, it also supports key peripherals and sensors of the Windows hardware,
including high-definition cameras, audio and microphone.

Click here to download AMIDuOS Offline Installer for Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10.


Droid4X is perhaps its the most interesting emulators mentioned in this article. Droid4X is designed for real Power! in the hands of user, and its features too point to the same.Droid4X has some salient features such as,

Droid4X Features

1.It comes Pre-rooted, with Play Store installed .
2.Its pretty fast,doesn’t lag & even allows you to configure your keyboard as a controller! for the emulator.

Click here to download Droid4X Android simulator for Windows 7/8/8.1/10


 GenyMotion is another advanced Android Emulator for PC , and may be classified as a worthy alternative to/of Bluestacks. GenyMotion has advanced features like OpenGL,and hardware aceleration support. Its built on the x86 Architecture and hence is faster as compared to BlueStacks.


Next tutorial-How to install nox app player New version on Windows 8.1/10/8/7 & Mac Computer