How Do You Install APK on Retroid Pocket 2?

APK, APK Installations

Are you looking to install APKs on your Retroid Pocket 2? Well, you’ve come to the right place! In this tutorial, we’ll walk you through the process of installing APKs on your Retroid Pocket 2.

What is an APK?

Before we dive into the installation process, let’s take a moment to understand what an APK is. An APK (Android Application Package) file is the file format used by Android operating system for distribution and installation of mobile apps. It contains all the necessary files required for an app to install and run on your Android device.

Enabling Unknown Sources

Before installing any APKs on your Retroid Pocket 2, you need to enable “Unknown Sources” in your device’s security settings. This will allow you to install apps from sources other than the Google Play Store. Here’s how you can do it:

  • Go to Settings
  • Scroll down and select “Security”
  • Select “Unknown sources”
  • Toggle the switch to enable it

Installing an APK on Retroid Pocket 2

Now that we’ve enabled “Unknown Sources,” we can start installing our desired APKs on our Retroid Pocket 2. Here are the steps:

  1. Download the desired APK file from a trusted source onto your device.
  2. Navigate to where your downloaded file is located using a file manager app.
  3. Tap on the downloaded APK file.
  4. You may be prompted with a message asking if you want to install this application. Tap “Install”.
  5. The installation process will begin and may take some time depending on the size of the app.
  6. Once installed, you can find your app in the app drawer or on your home screen.


That’s it! You’ve successfully installed an APK on your Retroid Pocket 2.

Remember to only download APKs from trusted sources to avoid any potential security risks. Enjoy exploring new apps and games that are not available on the Google Play Store!