What are the best software to run apps on a PC?

asked by mark paulson
17 contributors
4 solutions
  1. 6

    #1BlueStacks

    BlueStacks

    BlueStacks is an Android Emulator that lets you run your favorite mobile apps and games fast and fullscreen on your Windows PC and Mac for free. It also serves as a gaming platform for mobile games that you would like to run on your desktop.

    Software

    Web

    Free

    Thomas Schmidt
    Written on April 13, 2018
    "BlueStacks is an easy to use app for PC that emulates the Android OS. You can use any Android software on your PC instead."
  2. 4

    #2Andy

    Andy

    Andy is an emulation tool that allows you to run your apps and Android games in a Windows-based environment whatever it is PC or laptop. It allows you to integrate your Android device with your PC using your mobile as a controller for your games.

    Software

    Windows, Mac

    Free

    Luis Alberto Galván
    Written on April 16, 2018
    "If you need to interface between functions on your phone and your PC then this app is an absolute godsend. I've been using this the past year and it's never failed me, I absolutely love it."
  3. 2

    #3ARChon Runtime

    ARChon Runtime

    Archon is a developer tool that allows you to run your APK android apps and games in a PC environment. It is designed to be used as an extension to Chrome browsers, as well as the Chrome OS.

    Software

    Chrome

    Mary Weber
    Written on April 24, 2018
    "ARChon Runtime is a beast if you are looking for a software that can run apps on PC. It handles everything flawlessly with no lag or crashes. "
  1. 1

    #4AMIDuOS

    AMIDuOS

    AMIDuOS is a 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 easy switching between Windows and Android environments.

    Software

    Windows

    $10- $15

    Anna Snyder
    Written on April 25, 2018
    "fun and easy to use,"

Summary

Best What are the best software to run apps on a PC
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1BlueStacksSoftware 6 Free
2AndySoftware 4 Free
3ARChon RuntimeSoftware 2 Paid
4AMIDuOSSoftware 1 Paid
Close

This action requires you to be logged in

Quickly sign in with your social media account:

What interests you most? (Select at least 3)

This will help us to keep things fresh and relevant!

Close

Now that you’ve found a solution...

Why not join our community of sharp minds and pro-active posters?

Be part of a rewarding interactive knowledge exchange!
Close

Join These Inquisitive Minds

Engage, learn and share with a friendly community versed in a massive range of trending topics.