Alternatives to BlueStacks for Mac with any license

  • Nox App Player

    Nox APP Player aims to provide the best experience for users to play Android games and apps on PC.

    • Bundleware The emulator automatically installs sponsored Android apps together with yours
    • It's free, faster, has less lag, a bunch of advanced feature Bluestacks doesn't have (macro, device recorder, roots enabling,...) and you don't have to download troublesome apps like Bluestacks. Might be complicated at first but I totally recommend it Guest • Apr 2017 • 5 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's easy to use and very fast. I tried many emulators and nox is the best for now. clacSep 2017 • 4 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's lighter than BlueStacks and provides the same quality graphics for games. Guest • Dec 2016 • 8 agrees and 6 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Is much better. Very fast, and it's free Guest • Feb 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • It's light and free, not filled with bloatware, doesn't force you installation of apps to keep using it for free and doesn't feel like adware. Great software, I use it for Google Play Music on my PC. brunofinMar 2017 • 3 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's more stable and faster than Bluestacks. Like the macro recording and skin-changing feature. XiaomeiSep 2017 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Installed Nox to play a GPU demanding game, Endless Frontier, and it rocks! Guest • Oct 2017 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Nox works on Mac OS X, while BlueStacks' mac edition is outdated, bugged and forsaken. Guest • Nov 2017 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Mac Windows

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  • Genymotion

    Genymotion is an Android emulator for building and testing great Android apps. It’s fast, simple and powerful. It offers 20 pre-configured devices and you can create...

    • It gives a nice experience to the users Guest • Oct 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • It has a complicated yet similar design like bluestacks but has lesser abilities in managing apps compared to bluestacks Guest • May 2017 • 2 agrees and 7 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Personal $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Android Studio Eclipse

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  • Droid4X

    Droid4x is Android simulator, which is good in aspects of performance, user experience, compatibility and gaming controllability. Making millions of mobile games and...

    • Once one gets past the Chinese characters it easily does what is says. It uses less space than Blue Stacks. When you turn it off it goes off. Blue stacks leaves many processes running on the home computer... Guest • Aug 2015 Disagree   Agree
    • it is the best alternative i like it Guest • Nov 2015 Disagree   Agree

    Free Mac Windows

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  • Andy

    Andy breaks down the barrier between desktop and mobile computing, while keeping a user up to date with the latest Android OS feature upgrades. It also provides users...

    • Warning Andy OS reportedly installs a GPU Miner together with the Android emulator
    • Bundleware The installer may contain adwares. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

    Free Mac Windows

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  • Appetize.io

    Stream iOS & Android Simulators in the Browser For embedding apps in websites, development, collaboration, testing and more

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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