WeChat app is quite popular in India, especially after the TV advertisement featuring Parineeta Chopra. With arrival of Micromax and other local company, mobiles in India has become an everyday toy. WeChat, whatsapp and other applications have changed the form of communication. Now, the focus is shifting from SMS towards an online service which is way more cheaper and convenient. WeChat is a voice as well as video app that works on most of the famous smartphone—be it Android, iOS, BlackBerry or Windows Phone. Interestingly, it is quite possible to run the same app on Windows or Mac PC as well. Users can easily download WeChat on PC and then run the app from there using a third-party application. Different versions of mobile/smartphone applications are already available on the official website of WeChat (http://www.wechat.com/en/download.html).
WeChat for PC
Wechat is a quite popular application among Indians. Over 300 million people have already downloaded it on their device. Users can easily run WeChat on PC and communicate with their friends using third party application like Bluestacks. Bluestacks has been around here for a while. It lets you run Android apps on your desktop PC. You do not require technical or programming knowledge to know how to run android app like WeChat on PC. It has a great user interface and you’ll find many of your friends using the same. Let’s see how you can use WeChat for PC on your Windows PC and Mac.
How to Download and Use WeChat on PC?
Follow the step by step tutorials given below and enjoy unlimited video/voice calling on your PC
1. Download Bluestacks software from the official website
2. Install Bluestacks on your PC
3. Download Wechat Android APK from official channel
4. Now run Bluestacks and open Android APK file which you downloaded above using it.
That’s pretty much all. Instead of downloading APK from the official channel, you can use Bluestacks to search and install it through it. Later, when you are done with the installation, you can run it through Bluestacks.
Bluestacks will let you run any of the Android application on your PC. Not only, WeChat but you can also run Whatsapp and any other famous game on it.
Additionally, you need to have Mic and headphone with you in order to use the application. The application requires you to communicate with other through Mic Voice and video call is possible through that only. It truly makes this application a platform independent application. You will also require to have your account login details in order to make it working. In case, if you do not have login information, then you can create a new account over there . It will be also possible for you to synchronize the contacts and other details.
Advantage of WeChat on PC
There are certain advantage of using WeChat on PC
- First of all, you can get crystal clear voice calls
- Reduced internet cost
- Send smileys and videos
- Send photos and capture photos from your PC/ laptop
Instead of having different internet connection on your smartphone and PC, you can use broadband connection. It’ll save your cost, moreover you do not have to worry about battery drainage or sluggish response of your device. You can use your smartphone for other activities.