Last month, Microsoft launched the Amazon App Store that allows users to run Android apps on Windows 11 users, and the feature was only available to users who are part of the Windows Insider’s Beta channel.
Now the company has also released the update to registered users of the Windows Dev channel, as the company already revealed the operating system’s ability to run Android apps in June.
Microsoft has partnered with Amazon and popular app developers to sponsor 50 apps for Windows Insiders to test and validate across a wide range of devices, and if you want to try out an Android app on Windows 11, you first need to join the Windows Insider Beta or Dev channel. .
You will also need to set your computer’s region to US and to access the Amazon App Store you will need an Amazon US account.
Apart from this, you will also have to consider some system requirements in addition to the basic requirements of Windows 11, according to Microsoft, your computer must have at least 8GB of RAM, an SSD along with an 8th generation Intel Core i3, AMD Ryzen 3000, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8c processor or higher.
And if you’re not part of the Windows Insider, you can run Android apps on Windows 11 through the Windows Android subsystem.
The company claims that running Android apps and games on Windows 11 will look familiar and you can easily run these apps side by side with the help of the new Snap Layouts feature.
You can also pin it to the Start menu or taskbar and interact with it via mouse, touch, or pen input. Android apps are also integrated into Alt + Tab and Task View to quickly switch back and forth between the most frequently used apps.
You can see notifications from Android apps notifications in the Action Center or share your clipboard between a Windows app and an Android app.
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