BlueStacks Alternative

BlueStacks alternative options are not as smooth as the current application itself. Although the program runs smoothly under both Windows (Windows XP, Win 7 and VISTA) and Mac platform there seems to be problem with Windows 8 libraries and conflicting 3rd party applications.

Alternative to BlueStacks

Bluestacks Alternative

So, here we are with our list of Top 3 alternative to BlueStacks Android emulator program. Some of them are Free while some comes at a price. Nevertheless they do work out well and good under Windows platform.


YouWave Bluestacks Alternaitve

A perfect nemesis to the BlueStacks business and it has been successfully retaining customers for long now. The program interface is easy to understand and with a few clicks you will be ready to play Android games on your device. The program supports HD resolution and you can as well plug your Laptop/device with your high definition TV and enjoy Android games.

Downside – The only downside is the price which sure is not that much but it sure is a factor which will upset the users who are looking for free alternative for BlueStacks.

Android SDK

Android SDK Alternative for Bluestacks

To be precise this is not an emulator but the software development Kit which is used to design and develop Android application. The advantage is that you can play the APK file directly under this application. Moreover the Android SDK is designed to handle all bugs and crashes in case the program counters an error during the playback.

Downside – This is not an emulator but a whole collection of libraries and files which may not be that helpful for you.

Android x86

Android-x86 Alternative

This is something similar to the original Android SDK program and runs android games effectively in your desktop. It is limited to Windows x86 based models and cannot be run on Mac operating systems. The program was initially designed to help open source developers to check and verify games that were developed under open source banner. The developers could easily load the source code into the program panel and make changes a required.

Downside – The program creates some problem while working under Linux/Mac platform.

There are other alternative options available for BlueStacks competency but they are not as stable as the ones mentioned above. The only downside to the substitute options is that they are not as smooth and easy functioning as the BlueStacks program itself. If you are stuck with BlueStacks Installation Error you can check out latest fix for this error here.

If you have any questions or doubts about using these programs you can check out their official help forum.

About Abhinab Choudhury

Abhinab Choudhury is a blogger by heart, techie by passion, Sarcastic by nature and an Eccentric Piscean by Birth. Passion has always been versatile from Dot net programming to networking and web designing to content management. The author also owns and manages a few religious domains which are very critically acclaimed. Addicted to movies and music. Loves to travel especially on short notice and an experimental rookie photographer. Usually online 24 X 7. Shoot in a mail to get in touch.

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