Android Emulators are the programs that copy the requirements of a compatible device (hardware) by software. So, with the help of emulators, you can run Android while using your favourite Windows or MacOS.

Google offers its own Android emulator for developers. That is, if you want to create an app for Android, you can use your development environment Android Studio that integrates an emulator. However, for the layman in programming, use this emulator is very complicated and is also very limited . It shows a version of Android completely clean and virtually useless except to test an app from your code.

Here is a list of the best Android emulators for PC and Macs. Now you can enjoy android games and apps on your computer at full screen.


The most popular Android emulator is BlueStacks . It was one of the first android emulators and has managed to maintain the lead thanks to its constant evolution and improvement.

It is mainly focused on the implementation of Android games but also serves to try and use normal applications. Bluestacks is available for Windows and Mac.


If you want something more like Android, but almost as easy to use as BlueStacks, you should try Andy.

Andy has a very similar to Android desktop but adapted to a Windows / Mac desktop. It has official Android applications preinstalled and organised. You can also add apps you want, plus games. So if you want to use applications instead of games, you may be better for you Andy.

Installing applications is easy with official Google Play Store installed by default. With Andy, Running application resizes the window leading to the app in focus can rotate the screen virtually as you would with your phone or tablet.


Remix OS Player, another practical emulator focused on games but also serves to apps. It is available only for Windows for free.

Actually, it is an adaptation for desktop Remix OS, an operating system that takes the best of Android and moves it to the PC architecture. So, if you want to install Remix OS on your computer, you can choose Remix OS Player and so playing games or using apps. Like Andy, this emulator resizes the window to the original game, and can use the full screen mode.


Another not so popular but equally practical emulator is Droid4X , available for Windows and Mac. Your goal is that you can play Android games on PC or Mac to full screen and using your mobile device as a remote control .

To do this you must install the client on your PC / Mac, on the one hand, and the controller app on your Android or iOS. So you have your own Android games console.


In Koplayer you’ll find another powerful Android emulator on PC, available only for Windows.

Its unique features allows the use of multiple accounts online user and record and share your video gamesThe author offers a practical online tool to download APK applications from Google Play URL.