The wait is finally over for the PUBG lovers; now, you can download PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India APK for free and play without any VPN. This is excellent news for PUBG Mobile fans from Krafton.
The South Korean company that owns the PUBG’s IP has made a comeback after the ban on PUBG Mobile by the Indian Government last year. The company has launched the game in a new version for Indian fans, known as “PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India.”
The Krafton company is now very strict about calling it Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) and not PUBG Mobile. Well, this comeback of PUBG has brought some exciting features. And along with some exciting modes, this new version of PUBG has some strict changes based on the Indian Government policies and securities.
Today, we will give you a brief detail about PUBG’s new launch, which is PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India. So let’s take a look into it.
Download Battlegrounds Mobile India APK
Check out the full details of Battlegrounds Mobile India, the total number of downloads, version information, and application size:
|Battlegrounds Mobile India
|One day ago
|Varies with device
Before downloading, let us tell you that you must uninstall any PUBG Mobile Global version installed on your Android smartphone.
Must check – Download PUBG Mobile Global (Unbanned)
What is PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India?
After the ban on PUBG Mobile in India last year, a Battle Royale field game, the Krafton company cut ties with Tencent, a Chinese company, and made a newer version of PUBG Mobile PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India.
Krafton had already mentioned that this new version of PUBG is entirely developed by keeping the Indian policies, securities, and the reasons for which complaints were filed by the Indian Government last year in mind.
The pre-registration for this newer version had already gone live in April. If you haven’t pre-registered it, go to the Play Store and search PUBG battlegrounds mobile India. You will get the pre-registration option, or you can click this link and apply for pre-registration at Battlegrounds Mobile India.
There is also one more good news for PUBG fans. The PUBG players who had already pre-registered will be getting new rewards at launch.
Those rewards are – Celebration Expert Title, Recon Mask, 300 AG, and the Recon outfit.
How is it different from PUBG Mobile?
The game is not different, but we can say it is the Indian version of the Global and Korean versions. The features and maps are the same and have the same weapons, vehicles, skins, etc. However, a few changes in the game make it permissible towards the Indian community, such as a few new changes and implementations in the game that we will talk about below:
- Players under 18 can’t play the game for over 3 hours daily.
- Violence and kills in the match will not look very realistic like the older version, as it was one of the main complaints filed against the PUBG’s older version by the Indian Government last year.
- Players under 18 will need to submit parent/guardian’s permission to get access to the game.
- User information and data will be stored only within Indian servers.
- Underage will be restricted to spending only Rs. 7,000 daily in the game.
PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India Device Requirements
Android users must have a minimum of 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage space, and Android 5.1.1 Lollipop or higher. However, there is sad news for IOS users as they will have to wait a little longer as this launch is only for Android users.
Krafton company have released PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India for iOS users, and it is available on App Store. Furthermore, the device requirements for iOS users should be to run at least iOS 9.0 or above.
Well, all the low-budget device users can play this game on their device with these basic requirements, but for smooth performance, you need to have higher RAM, processor, and a good/stable internet connection, or you will face lags.
You will see a new screen when you start the game.
TDM and classic mode will also be available with some more modes.
Something fascinating and futuristic was added in this new version of PUBG for PUBG lovers, that is, the drone.
The Vikendi map, which was the frosty Winterland, will be removed. New maps are added. Erangel and Sanhok will be seen in the Indian version.
New weapons are also added by Krafton company for their PUBG fans.
Ultra HD Graphics
A new combination of graphics you will get is either HDR+ Extreme Frame Rate or Ultra HD+ Ultra Frame Rate.
At the beginning of the game, PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India will give you a mini-tutorial about the game.
Security & Privacy
PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India will have its eSports ecosystem. Krafton, the South Korean company owner of PUBG’s IP, has partnered with some local entities. Indian players in the competitive eSports scene with Battlegrounds Mobile India will be seen.
New OTP Login
PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India will ask for your mobile number, while PUBG will send you an OTP at the time of login. This is Krafton’s company’s way of tracking down how much time users are spending playing.
18+ Game Warning
While starting the game, a dialogue box will appear asking whether you are 18+ or not. If you are underage, they will request your parent/guardian’s phone number for verification and their consent/permission for the game for their wards.
No More Red Blood Effects
In PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India, no red blood effect option will be provided. You have to choose between yellow and green for the blood effect.
Renamed & No Mention of Tencent
It is renamed “Battlegrounds Mobile India” from PUBG Mobile. Also, there is no mention of Tencent, a Chinese company, and a big reason behind PUBG Mobile being banned in India by the Indian Government last year.
How To Install Battlegrounds Mobile India
There are two methods to install Battlegrounds Mobile India on your Android device. The first method is installing the APK file and then copying the OBB file to the Android/OBB folder, and the second is downloading and installing it directly from the Google Play Store. However, the Google Play Store link is available to beta testers only.
The beta test is now closed for everyone, and you might be unable to download and install it directly. You can try different methods to get Early Access to the Battlegrounds Mobile India APK and OBB files. We have provided the direct links to both files on our Telegram Channel, and you can also find them here.
Method 1: Using APK and OBB files
Step 1: Download the Battlegrounds Mobile India Early Access APK and OBB files from the above links.
Step 2: Once the download is complete, open the file manager on your device and navigate to the download folder.
Step 3: Tap on the Battlegrounds_Mobile_India_Technolaty.apk and install the file.
Step 4: Do not open the game once the installation is completed.
Step 5: Navigate to the download folder where you have downloaded the main.15255.com.pubg.imobile.obb file.
Step 6: Copy the file and go back to the folder named Android > OBB > create a folder named com.pubg.imobile
Step 7: Now paste the main.15255.com.pubg.imobile.obb file inside the com.pubg.imobile folder.
Step 8: Now open the game from the app drawer and enjoy!
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is the size of Battlegrounds Mobile India for Android?
Let us give you one more good news: the size of PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India is around 600 MB, which is quite acceptable as you can install the game from your daily 1.5 GB data pack. You don’t have to find Wi-Fi to install it.
Can we transfer our account data from PUBG Mobile to PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India?
You can transfer your account data from PUBG Mobile to PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India. All you have to do is when you will log in, you will have to log in through your Facebook or Twitter ID, which you used earlier to login into PUBG Mobile.
Can I log in using Google Play Games?
Yes, you can; however, there is a piece of bad news, that is, if you had synced your PUBG Mobile account with Google Play Games, your account data wouldn’t be transferred to PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India as we got to know that Google Play Games logins are not supported for now.
Can I play PUBG Mobile Global and Battlegrounds Mobile India on two different devices?
Once your account data from PUBG Mobile is transferred to PUBG Battlegrounds Mobile India, you can’t play PUBG Mobile Global or Korean anymore. You will have to create separate accounts on the Global and Korean versions.
Being a PUBG fan, I am excited about this new launch of Pubg, installing it and starting playing. Download and install it to rejuvenate your old memories of getting a Chicken Dinner. Krafton has done a lot of good work by implementing new features and changes; I believe you will love the game like me.