Is it Possible to Download APK Files from Android Store on Laptop?

Do you want to install an Android app on your laptop? It could be that it’s a media streaming app and you want to watch your favorite movies on a bigger screen. Well, honest, you can’t do it straight from Google Play. You will need a good phone emulator here like Bluestacks, Bliss, Droid4X etc.

The post here offers a brief on downloading APK on your laptop with the help of an emulator.

Let’s take the example of Bluestacks here. The brief below will show you how to download your favorite APK from Google Play or aptoide store for your laptop.

Step 1

As mentioned earlier, you will need to have the latest version of Bluestacks in your laptop beforehand.

Step 2

Let’s assume, you have already installed the phone emulator in your laptop. Well, now, go to Bluestacks on your laptop and open it. Make sure your internet connection is pretty strong.

Step 3

After you open the emulator, go to APKpurer or APKhere.

Step 4

Now, you will look for your favorite APK app that you wish to have in your laptop. It would be better to do your research beforehand. This way, when you go to APKpurer or APKhere, you will be certain about your desired app. Download the app.

Step 5

Next, you will have to launch Bluestacks. After that, install the APK with a tap. You will find it on bottom right side of your window.

Step 6

Go to downloader folder. Then, you will select “.APK app” right from downloader folder

Step 7

Look for the “Installation” button and tap on it. And you are done.

The process is more or less similar with other emulators as well.

However, the installed APK won’t show up right on your laptop immediately. You will have to get it from the app library of Bluestacks.