How Do I Install APK on Gameloop?

APK, APK Installations

Gameloop is a popular emulator that allows users to play Android games on their Windows PC. It’s a great way to experience mobile games on a larger screen and with better performance. Installing APK files on Gameloop is a common requirement for users who want to play games that are not available on the platform.

What is an APK file?

An APK (Android Package Kit) file is the format used by Android for installing and distributing applications. It contains all the necessary files and resources needed to run an application on an Android device.

How to install an APK file on Gameloop

Installing an APK file on Gameloop is a straightforward process. Here’s how you can do it:

Step 1: Download the APK file

The first step is to download the APK file of the game or application you want to install. You can find APK files from various sources on the internet, but be careful as some sources may not be trustworthy.

Step 2: Open Gameloop

Open Gameloop on your computer and wait for it to load. Once it’s open, click on the “My Games” tab located at the top of the screen.

Step 3: Add APK file

Click on the “Import” button located at the bottom of the screen. This will open a dialog box where you can select the APK file you downloaded in Step 1.

Pro Tip:

Make sure that you have downloaded only from trusted websites/source, and have scanned your device with anti-virus software before downloading any .apk files.

Step 4: Install APK file

After selecting the APK file, click “Open.” This will start installing the application or game onto Gameloop.


It may take some time for Gameloop to install the APK file, depending on the size of the file and your computer’s performance.

Step 5: Launch the game

Once the installation is complete, you can launch the game by clicking on its icon in the “My Games” tab. The game will start just like any other game on Gameloop.


That’s it! Installing an APK file on Gameloop is a simple process that only takes a few minutes.

With this method, you can enjoy all your favorite Android games and applications on your Windows PC. Just remember to download APK files from trusted sources to avoid any security issues.

  • Tips:
    • You can also drag and drop APK files directly into Gameloop instead of using the “Import” button.
    • If you encounter any issues while installing an APK file, try restarting Gameloop or your computer.