Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) 1.8 update- here’s how to download beta APK files

Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) 1.8 update can be downloaded via APK files in order to access the new features.

| Updated on: Aug 21 2022, 23:18 IST
Know simple and easy steps to download BGMI 1.8 beta APK files.
Know simple and easy steps to download BGMI 1.8 beta APK files. (BGMI)
Know simple and easy steps to download BGMI 1.8 beta APK files.
Know simple and easy steps to download BGMI 1.8 beta APK files. (BGMI)

Developers are likely to roll out the new Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) update by the end of January 2022. The BGMI 1.7 update was released recently and now players are eagerly waiting for the release of the next update- BGMI 1.8 beta. Krafton is yet to give any official statement regarding the release of the BGMI 1.8 update. However, it is being speculated that it will be rolled out by the end of January 2022.

As of now, BGMI developers have issued a beta variant to evaluate the functioning of the different features prior to release of BGMI 1.8. The BGMI 1.8 version is up for download and the players can do it via APK files. It must be noted that the size of the BGMI 1.8 Beta update APK file is 679 MB, players must keep that much space available on their phone.

Notably, this is not an official update, but by installing the beta update, players can have access to all the new upcoming features that are about to be released in the future iteration of BGMI. However, the experience may not be the best as it may have a few glitches or work slow.

BGMI players will not need any invitation code or binding code to access the features in the beta version directly.

How to download and install BGMI 1.8 version: Here’s a step-by-step guide.

10 Minutes
  • Mobile
  • Smartphone
  • Updated browser
  • Imternet
Step 1: Users will have to simply click here and choose the required APK file based on their devices.
Step 2: Once the files get downloaded, install on your phone or device. However, you will be required to enable the “Install from Unknown Source” in your phone setting before installing it.
Step 3: Now, you can open the game and select any one of the two resource packs - Low-spec resource pack: 205.6MB or HD resource Pack: 368.8MB offered by the developers.
Step 4: Once done, users can sign in via the “Guest” option and access the features of BGMI 1.8 beta.
Step 5: Incase of any error during the installation of BGMI 1.8 beta, reload the APK file and follow the above mentioned steps.

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First Published Date: 07 Jan, 14:01 IST