How to Install Android OS on Your Windows PC or Laptop

All of we know that  Android is a popular OS for all mobile phones and tablets. But now, you can even install Android OS on Windows PC or Laptop.To try out Android games and apps in your PC and to use Android conveniently on a large screen.

How to Install Android on Windows PC or Laptop

Nowadays most of the people are using touchscreen mobile phones .which Android OS in installed on that.Android is an operating system which is specially designed for touch screen mobile devices.it is free and open source operating system.

Ways to install Android on PC

there are multiple ways to get Android on your PC.manly we have 3 methods to get Android on PC

#1.You can install Android by direct installation via  Remix OS or Android X86.

#2.You can install Android using a Virtual Machine.

#3.You can also get third party software like Bluestacks.

So, let’s proceed and see how you can install Android operating system on your  PC.

#1.Install Using Remix OS.

The best way to get android on the laptop is Remix OS. It will give wonderful Android experience to your PC and very fast. It is purely based on the Android OS & it is different from Android Emulators.

Steps

  • First, you need to download the Android x86 or remix OS  iso file to install it as a dual-boot.
  • insert the USB drive and burn  the ISO file into your USB storage device( by using Rufus) or in a DVD.It will start copying files & writes the Bootloader to the USB Drive and restart your system.
  • Now, you need to go BIOS options and select USB Drive as Boot option #1 and set the same to boot from USB drive then you need to restart your laptop.
  • Now,  Android installation menu will appear the installation process will be started
  • If Windows is installed in C: drive, you might want to install Android on another drive like D
  • you can also use it as the Live USB so that it can run Android without installing on your hard disk.
  • you need to select the partition for installing the same if Windows OS ins installed in C drive  you need to choose  for another drive
  • Now, after the installation, you need to reboot your system and will run the Android operating systems
  • Confirm the steps in the installation process and restart your computer.On the next boot, you will be asked whether to load Windows or Android.

#2.Install Android Using Virtual Machine

if you don’t want to dual boot your laptop you can simply install it on a Virtual machine.we have good virtual machines like VMWARE and ORACLE Virtual Box.Virtual machines allow you to run one operating system within another operating system. Virtual machines provide their own virtual hardware, including a virtual CPU, memory, hard drive, network interface, and other devices. If Your Primary OS can be Windows It runs on your current operating system

The guest operating systems run in Windows system, just like any other program on your computer. The guest operating system runs normally, as  were running on a Laptop .if Once you’ve installed several operating systems,  on your Laptop you can open your virtual machine program and choose which virtual machine you want to boot..this is the guest operating system starts up and runs in a window and even you can also run it in full-screen mode.

installation steps are same as above after launching the virtual machine

#3.Get Android Using Bluestacks

The easiest way to get Android on PC is installing an Android Emulators like Bluestacks, Youwave. Bluestacks is user-friendly and it is like normal software installation.Once installed, Bluestacks Home Screen will open.You’ll need to set up access to the Google Play store with an associate a Google Account in  BlueStacks .you can access your installed apps, look up apps in the search using Google play store.You can use the mouse for basic touch controls.

Update: you can also use android os online using the manymo website but is very slow and it takes the time to load.and it has only Android 4.4 version as of now.

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