In this article, you will learn how to download PhonePe for PC on Windows 10, 11, & Mac. I will be using an Android Emulator to install PhonePe on Windows & Mac. But Before we proceed let me give you an overview on Why Install Android Apps on PC, Is it worth it? Does it work like smartphones? What are the requirements?
Tons of Android and iOS apps should be available on Windows and Mac. But since nowadays smartphones are the most used gadgets, every developer put their efforts to make apps for Android and iOS devices.
I have seen many users asking how to install Android Apps on Windows or Mac, apparently, there is no way you can install Android and iOS apps on your Windows & Mac. However, I have heard that Windows 11 is working with the Amazon app store and you will be able to install most of the Android Apps on your Windows PC. But not all the apps because Amazon App Store does not have all the apps. So we are left with very few options, among all those options there is one that I have used and it’s working perfectly for me.
Today in this article, I will show you how you can download Android Apps on your Windows 11, 10, & Mac. Keep reading and you will get to know.
How To Download Android Apps on your PC:
As I have mentioned before, there is no direct way to install Android Apps on your Windows & Mac PC. Since you cannot provide Android Eco-System on Windows or Mac. However, using an Android Emulator on Windows and Mac PC could let you install Android Apps directly. If you don’t know about Android Emulator, please read the following. I will provide a brief review and reference that will help you understand an Android Emulator.
What is an Android Emulator, Does it really work on Windows & Mac:
First, you need to understand the term Emulator and then you can understand the Android emulator.
What is Emulator?
In computing, an emulator is a hardware or software that enables one computer system (called the host) to behave like another computer system (called the guest). An emulator typically enables the host system to run software or use peripheral devices designed for the guest system. Emulation refers to the ability of a computer program in an electronic device to emulate (or imitate) another program or device.
What is Android Emulator?
The Android Emulator simulates Android devices on your computer so that you can test your application on a variety of devices and Android API levels without needing to have each physical device. The emulator provides almost all of the capabilities of a real Android device
Does it work on Windows & Mac?
Yes, it does work perfectly on Windows and Mac. Moreover, there are tons of Android Emulators available in the market. In the article, I will tell you how to download Android Apps using Android Emulator. Let’s begin now and first I’ll give you a brief overview of PhonePe and will explain all the features.
PhonePe is a payments app that allows you to use BHIM UPI, your credit card, and debit card or wallet to recharge your mobile phone, pay all your utility bills and also make instant payments at your favorite offline and online stores. You can also invest in mutual funds and buy insurance products on PhonePe.
Link your bank account on PhonePe and transfer money with BHIM UPI instantly! The PhonePe app is safe and secure, meets all your payment and banking needs, and is much better than Internet banking.
Things you can do on the PhonePe app:
Transfer money with BHIM UPI
– Send and request money from your contacts anytime, anywhere. Instantly transfer money to any mobile number with UPI and also send money to any bank account using an IFSC code.
– Check your account balance, save beneficiaries & manage multiple bank accounts across banks like SBI, ICICI, HDFC & 140+ banks.
Recharge your mobile and DTH connection
– Recharge your prepaid mobile for operators like Jio, Vodafone, Airtel, Idea.
– Recharge Data card/DTH connections across leading providers like Tata Sky, SUN Direct, Airtel Direct, Videocon D2H.
Pay your Credit Card Bills
– Pay credit card bills for Visa, Amex, MasterCard, Rupay & Diners in just a few clicks!
Pay Utility Bills
– Pay landline bills across Airtel, BSNL, Tata DoCoMo, MTNL, Reliance & electricity bills across 180+ billers like BESCOM, BSES, IGL, TNEB, MSEDCL.
– Pay your water, gas, and broadband bills
– Set Autopay and opt for recurring monthly bill payments using your credit card & never miss a bill payment again.
Ensure your health
– Get assured cash daily on hospitalization. Plans offering up to Rs.5000 per day! No pre-medical tests or medical bills are required.
– Pay premiums as low as Rs.266/ year.
– Stay protected against COVID-19 with PhonePe’s Coronavirus Insurance.
Ensure your car & bike:
– Protect your two-wheeler with PhonePe’s bike insurance.
– Covers third-party damages as well.
– Protect your car against financial losses & damages with PhonePe’s car insurance. Premiums starting from Rs.2072/yr only!
Domestic & International Travel Insurance
– Stay safe while traveling abroad with PhonePe’s International Travel Insurance.
– 24X7 support in 200+ countries!
Buy and Sell Gold
– Buy and sell 24K Gold.
– The Gold you buy gets stored in a secure locker.
Manage your Wealth with Mutual Funds
– Grow wealth with the right balance of Equity and Debt, and plan for a brighter future.
– Save tax quickly and easily by investing in Tax Saving Funds on PhonePe.
Make easy online payments
– Pay for electronics, mobiles, fashion, home, and kitchen appliances across your favorite online shopping sites like Flipkart, Myntra.
Make Safe, Contactless offline Payments
– Scan and Pay via QR Code at local stores like Kirana, food, medicines, etc.
Use your favorite Apps on PhonePe Switch
– Use your favorite food, travel, shopping & grocery Apps on ‘PhonePe Switch’, without downloading them.
– Order food at Domino’s, Faasos, eat. fit, Box8, and more food apps.
– Make travel bookings, shop, play & do more!
Buy PhonePe Gift Cards
– Buy a PhonePe Gift Card for easy payments across 1 lakh+ leading offline and online outlets and across the PhonePe app.
Manage your refunds:
– Manage and track refunds from your favorite shopping websites on PhonePe.
For more details, please visit our website at https://www.phonepe.com
Permissions for App and reasons:
SMS: To verify the Phone number for registration
Location: a requirement by NPCI for UPI transactions
Contacts: for phone numbers to send money to and numbers to recharge
Camera: to scan QR code
Storage: to store scanned QR code
Accounts: to pre-populate email ID while signing up
Call: to detect single vs dual sim and let users choose
Microphone: to carry out KYC video verification [Source: @ Google Play Store]
Download PhonePe for PC Using Android Emulators:
To download PhonePe on PC, you will require an Android Emulator. Use the links provided below to download the Android Emulator of your choice. I have provided you the top 3 Android Emulators. All of these work perfectly on both Windows & Mac. I have tested and then sharing it with you guys.
Heed the instructions provided In the links given above and install the Android Emulator on your Windows or Mac. After that, you will follow all the instructions to install any Android app at the same link.