8.6 C
London
Thursday, October 6, 2022

Google Play Games for PC is now available to all players in five countries – londonbusinessblog.com

Must read

HCLTech hires 1,000 people in Brazil and opens next-gen tech center

HCLTech said it is scaling up its business to serve its growing local and global customer base. The company will hire locally...

D-Mart’s second quarter revenue up 35.7% to ₹10,384 crore

Avenue Supermarts Ltd, owner and operator of retail chain D-Mart, has reported a 35.75 percent increase in stand-alone revenue from operations to Rs 10,384.66...

Four relatives abducted in California found dead, sheriff says

Four members of a family in central California who were abducted two days ago have been found dead, the Merced County sheriff said Wednesday...

Terra’s Do Kwon loses passport weeks after Interpol red call • londonbusinessblog.com

South Korea has ordered Do Kwon to surrender his passport, or risk having it revoked, as the East Asian nation escalates actions against the...
Shreya Christinahttps://londonbusinessblog.com
Shreya has been with londonbusinessblog.com for 3 years, writing copy for client websites, blog posts, EDMs and other mediums to engage readers and encourage action. By collaborating with clients, our SEO manager and the wider londonbusinessblog.com team, Shreya seeks to understand an audience before creating memorable, persuasive copy.

Google today announced that Google Play games for PC, a program that allows users to play Android games on Windows, is now available to all open beta users in South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, and Australia. The company introduced a limited trial earlier this year where interested players could try out the platform via a waiting list. With the new announcement, they don’t have to wait for an invite.

The limited beta limited first select players in South Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan with expansion to Thailand and Australia in March.

The search giant noted that it is also lowering system requirements so that more users can play these games.

The earlier beta required players to have a system with at least an eight-core CPU, a “gaming-class GPU” and 20 GB of available storage. The new open beta reduces these requirements to a four-core CPU, an integrated GPU, and 10 GB of free storage on the system.

Minimum system requirements for running Google Play Games on Windows Image Credits: google

Google said it now has more than 50 PC-compatible game titles for Windows users. Players can start playing a title on a PC and then pick up where they left off with the same Google ID on their Android phone.

“Over the past few months, we’ve more than doubled our Google Play Games catalog to 50+ titles, playable on Windows PCs through a standalone application built by Google. Our catalog features many of the most popular mobile games in the world, including Summoners War, Cookie Run: Kingdom, Last Fortress: Underground and Top War. Together, these games are played by hundreds of millions of players worldwide,” the company said in a blog post.

While Google handles the distribution of Android games on Windows, Amazon is working with Microsoft to get Android apps to PC users. US-based users could install Android apps through the Amazon App Store through the Windows 11 Insider program. Last week, the company expanded the preview to Japan.

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest article

HCLTech hires 1,000 people in Brazil and opens next-gen tech center

HCLTech said it is scaling up its business to serve its growing local and global customer base. The company will hire locally...

D-Mart’s second quarter revenue up 35.7% to ₹10,384 crore

Avenue Supermarts Ltd, owner and operator of retail chain D-Mart, has reported a 35.75 percent increase in stand-alone revenue from operations to Rs 10,384.66...

Four relatives abducted in California found dead, sheriff says

Four members of a family in central California who were abducted two days ago have been found dead, the Merced County sheriff said Wednesday...

Terra’s Do Kwon loses passport weeks after Interpol red call • londonbusinessblog.com

South Korea has ordered Do Kwon to surrender his passport, or risk having it revoked, as the East Asian nation escalates actions against the...

Google to use private submarine cable to launch its first full cloud region in Africa • londonbusinessblog.com

To get a roundup of londonbusinessblog.com's biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. Happy Wednesday!...