These users can now run Android apps on Windows 11

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Microsoft has officially announced that Android apps are now available to Windows 11 users who are part of the Windows Insider’s Beta channel. Surprisingly, the update is not available for the people enrolled in the Dev channel. The company has partnered with Amazon and popular app developers to curate 50 apps for Windows Insiders to test and validate across a broad set of hardware. The company says that it will release new apps through Windows Insider Program updates in the coming months.
If you want to try out the android app on Windows 11, you first need to join the Windows Insider Beta channel. You’ll also need to set your PC’s region to the United States and to access the Amazon app store, you’ll need an Amazon account that is US-based. Apart from this, you’ll also have to keep few system requirements in mind in addition to the Windows 11 base requirements. According to Microsoft, your PC needs to have at least 8GB of RAM, an SSD along with 8th-generation Intel Core i3, AMD Ryzen 3000 or a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8c processor or higher.
The company claims that running Android apps and games on Windows 11 will feel familiar and you can easily run these apps side-by-side with the help of the new Snap Layouts feature. You can also pin them to your Start menu or Taskbar and interact with them via mouse, touch or pen input. Android apps are also integrated into Alt + Tab and Task view to quickly move back-and-forth between the most used apps. You can see notifications from Android apps notifications in the Action Center or share your clipboard between a Windows app and an Android app.
“Our new Microsoft Store search experience delivers the best results available, regardless of the technology used to build an app, because we are committed to offering you choice when more than one option is available. And when you’re ready to download an Android app, the Amazon Appstore will guide you through the rest of the flow and get you on your way.” wrote Microsoft in a blog post.

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