PlayStore apps and the whole Android are both great tools. They have massive amounts of apps and there are more coming every single day. It is true that some of them are not useful, but if you choose correctly you could search exactly what you are looking for. And it would be amazing to play Android games on your PC. But it’s an operative system by itself and not compatible with Windows, for instance.
Maybe you want to have a few Android apps on your PC, starting with the useful PlayStore. In this article, we will give you step by step instructions to install PlayStore on your PC. After you have the PlayStore you are already on your own and will be able to do anything you want. So, let’s get started.
How to and install an Android emulator for PC
Android and PC are different operative systems. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have the PlayStore on your PC. You can emulate an Android device on your PC and get the same results as having a mobile. For that, you will need to such as BlueStacks or YouWave. The recommended is directly through their web pages by typing on google their names.
In both cases, it will be the first option in your google search results. When you are on the main page, you can go to the In the case of BlueStacks, you will have a download button right on the main page.
The best thing about BlueStacks is that it comes with an integrated interface including apps. It is like having a PC version of the PlayStore. That is why the following instructions will be directed towards this emulator. But in both cases, after you them on their personal web pages, be sure to install them on C drive. Installing any of them in other partition will not work.
BlueStacks: A PlayStore version for pc
When you open BlueStack for the first time you will see a starting screen with a few apps already installed. There are others recommended and you will see right below the button panel. BlueStacks is almost a PlayStore version for PC, so we can easily go and sync everything from our account.
After you click on any recommended app, a message will pop saying you need to enable AppStore. Click on continue and there you will be able to input your google account data. You click on Next and accept the terms and conditions. This is how you will link your PlayStore account to BlueStacks in order to BlueStacks will ask you to sync now, so we accept and input our data once again.
And that’s it, after this we have a PlayStore app on PC ready to and install any app. Please note that, as expected, there are some apps which are not going to run. Especially apps that use your mobile sensors to work properly. But that is something anyone should expect.