After months of testing in the US and the recent expansion to Japan, Microsoft is ready to launch the Amazon App Store for Windows 11 in other countries, bringing Android Apps support to more users.
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Microsoft has released its monthly September update to Windows Subsystem for Android (WSA) to all Windows 11 Insider channels in the U.S. and Japan. The update contains performance improvements.
This month's update brings input compatibility in apps such as games, networking and windowing improvements, and reliability updates. Sadly, it is only rolling out to end users in the U.S. for now.
Microsoft today released a major update for Windows Subsystem for Android all Insider channels. It brings AV1 codec support, IPv6, VPN connectivity, Settings app update, and much more.
Microsoft today released a major update for Windows Subsystem for Android in the Dev channel. The latest update brings WSA to Android 12.1 and adds several notable features and changes.
At its Build 2022 conference, Microsoft has revealed that Android apps on Windows 11 are finally expanding outside the U.S. But is your region included in the list of the next five countries?
Microsoft has announced that developers will soon be able to build companion widgets in Windows 11 and leverage from Project Volterra and Hybrid Loop to build ARM-native AI solutions.
Microsoft is already hiring for its newly created AMPX team for all things Android. This may also mean the firm is bolstering its efforts to ensure better Android support on Windows 11 as well.
The Powershell Windows Toolbox that was hosted on GitHub was found to contain malicious files. This third-party Windows tool claimed to install Google Play Store, debloat Windows 11, and more.
In an update to its Microsoft 365 Roadmap, Microsoft has revealed that it is working on nested virtualization support for Windows 365 machines, enabling Cloud PCs to virtualize Linux and Android.
The Windows Subsystem for Android on Windows 11 update brings hardware accelerated H.264 decoding video playback for Windows Insiders as well as security enhancements and integration improvements.
Microsoft has published the minimum system requirements for running Android apps on Windows 11. The company released a major update a couple of days ago which introduced Amazon Appstore and more.
Microsoft has announced today loads of new features that are coming to Windows 11. These include a new AirShare feature on Taskbar and many more additions. Amazon Appstore is also available today.
Android App support on Windows 11 is now live on the Release Preview Channel for Windows Insiders. Earlier today in a blog post, Microsoft said that the feature will be publicly arriving next month.
Microsoft has announced that Windows 11 is getting "new experiences" next month, which includes a public preview of Android apps on Windows, taskbar improvements, and a revamped Notepad app.
Google has launched a beta of Android games for Windows PCs in select regions. It enables seamless sync across Google Play devices and supports Windows 10, making it superior to Microsoft's WSA.
Microsoft has fixed the problem between the Microsoft Store and WSATools whereupon the app would not show up on the Store when a user searched for it, a fake app was appearing in its place.
A new imposter app for WSATools has appeared on the Microsoft Store which comes up when you search for "WSATools". This app seems like a copy-paste hack job of the still missing WSATools.
In an announcement, Google has revealed that Google Play games are coming to Windows 10 and Windows 11 PCs sometime next year. It will be a native solution allowing you to switch between devices.
Microsoft has introduced a new set of tools that can be used to measure system performance. The company has emphasized its utility as a way to measure browser performance on Android and Linux.
WSATools' developer Simone Franco has shared the reasons for his app's removal from the Microsoft Store. There was a bit of commotion on the matter as the app was removed without proper explanation.
Microsoft had removed a software called WSATools from its Store without providing detailed reasons. The firm has now "apologized" and restored it, although it was "rightful" in removing it.
WSATools has been pulled from the Microsoft Store by Microsoft itself. The software allowed users to sideload android APKs without going into much hassle like that of using the adb command line.
The capability to run Android apps in Windows 11 is now available for Dev Channel Insiders. That said, the usual caveats apply. It's a U.S.-only experience and only some apps are officially available.
The revamped Microsoft Store from Windows 11 has made its way to the Windows 10 Release Preview ring. It features a full redesign and support for almost all apps including Win32, but no Android.
This week, Insiders finally got their hands on Android apps on Windows, new builds for Windows 11, Windows 10 21H1, and Windows 10 21H2. Details about Halo Infinite's PC version were revealed too.
Microsoft has started testing support for Android apps in the Windows 11 Beta Channel. Check out our handy guide to find out how you can ensure that your PC is ready to install Android apps.
ADeltaX, a developer on GitHub, has apparently created a new script that will allow the Google Play Store to run on the Windows Subsystem for Android. The project is still a work in progress.
Microsoft has published guidance for developers, explaining how they can optimize their Android apps for Windows. It also indicates that the Amazon App Store will initially have a few apps only.
We have got the first leaked screenshots of Android apps reportedly running on Windows 11. One of the images is that of WeChat, while the other one appears to be that of the Bilibili Android app.
The Windows Subsystem for Android app has been listed on the Microsoft Store. Interestingly, it highlights support for Xbox One as well. Furthermore, the minimum requirements include 8GB of RAM.