Release Notes - BlueStacks 5

BlueStacks 5.4

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1. Easily change your high-resolution profile picture in King of Avalon, or avatar image in State of Survival, without your screen freezing.

2. Say goodbye to unwanted image rotations in Snapchat.

3. Embark on an adventure in Seven Knights 2 and play the game smoothly without any worry of lag or FPS drops.

4. You will now be able to sign in with your Google Play account in Seven Knights 2 without any hassles.

5. Bid adieu to game crashing when you play Tales of Luminaria. 

6. Hit a home run in MLB 9 Innings 21 without any glitches.

7. Play Geometry Dash SubZero at the pace that you enjoy as we have squashed the bug that was making the gameplay faster. 

8. Enjoy playing [AKB48公式] AKB48 World] without observing a black screen or screen flicker. 

9. Play Free Fire MAX without the screen freezing.

10. Claim victory on the battleground without any crashes in Battleground Mobile India.

11. You can now play Merge Dragons without any crashes.

12. You will no longer see a black screen when you play Rocket League Sideswipe. 

13. Play 삼국블레이드 with your friends without the game stopping when you log in.

14. Enter the world of Free Fire MAX without the game crashing.

15. You will no longer face an account ban when you play Call of Duty: Mobile. 

16. Stay updated about in-game events, your latest chats and messages on your desktop with Desktop notifications.

17. Hide BlueStacks 5 from prying eyes instantly by making it disappear from the Desktop and taskbar using the Boss Key (Ctrl+Shift+X).

18. Enhance your gaming performance in certain apps by creating a custom device profile of your choice! 

19. Multitask efficiently and play more games at the same time by creating a much larger number of instances on BlueStacks 5! 

20. Free up space by deleting the master instance that you don't wish to use anymore! 

21. Easily access your macros instantly using the search box or by creating folders in the Macro Manager window. You can also resize the Macro Manager window to accommodate more macros in one view without scrolling through a long list.

22. Enjoy using macros without any interruptions to your gameplay, as the Macro Manager will now reopen on its last set position. 

23. You can now assign your dedicated AMD GPUs to be used within BlueStacks 5. 

24. We've also squashed bugs reported by some of you. Click on the link below to see the full list of bug fixes. 

Click here to view the detailed Release Notes.


BlueStacks 5.3

1. You can now easily update to the latest version of BlueStacks 5 and continue playing your favorite Android games.

2. We’ve provided an extra boost to our engines allowing for a smoother launch of BlueStacks 5.

3. March across Middle Earth without LOTR: War crashing or freezing on AMD GPUs. A few trusted Elves came to aid for a flawless gaming experience on BlueStacks 5.

4. You can now launch BlueStacks 5 without any issues. We've eliminated one pesky bug that may have presented an error message when you tried to launch BlueStacks 5. 

5. Play Free Fire Max without staring at a black screen when you launch the app.  

6. You can now play Ragnarok X without the game crashing or freezing. An additional caffeine shot has also eliminated a rogue black screen. 

7. Play Mech Arena: Robot Showdown without it crashing when you equip your robots with smart controls on BlueStacks 5 Pie 64-bit.  We've attached a few extra parachutes to your robots, as a precaution.

8. Embark on an adventure in 가디언테일즈 일본 without any FPS drops or any worry of the game freezing while you're playing. 

9. You can now play Call of Duty: Mobile without any crashes on the latest version of BlueStacks 5.

10. You will no longer encounter a black screen upon launching Call of Duty: Mobile .

11. You can now clone an instance with ease using the Multi-instance Manager.

12. Switch easily between Android games on your PC and the Cloud while using BlueStacks 5.

13. Play your favorite games with the latest BlueStacks 5 Nougat 64-bit on Windows 10 and 11 PC's where Hyper-V is enabled! Now, enter the realm of Android gaming without any barriers.

14. Play Android games on Cloud in a browser through BlueStacks X (Beta). No download or installation required.

15. Dominate your competition with a much more responsive and enhanced aiming experience in games like Free Fire, Free Fire MAX and War Robots.

16. Play Call of Duty: Mobile with emulator users on the latest version of BlueStacks 5 and without facing any crashes! The warzone awaits, soldiers. 

17. You will now be able to aim and look around easily in Honkai Impact 3rd and Punishing: Gray Raven. 

18. Play Free Fire Max to be the last one standing using Smart Controls with enhanced aim accuracy! Take more headshots with ease.

  • Additionally, you will no longer encounter a black screen upon launching Free Fire Max.

19. You now stand to win exciting rewards like Google Play gift cards in Play & Win with Piggy on BlueStacks 5! 

20. Use apps that require your location and find nearby players to level-up with by using "Set location" on BlueStacks 5! 

21. Quickly and easily arrange your BlueStacks 5 instances by auto-aligning them on any one of your monitors with a few clicks. Watch a movie or do your homework on one monitor, while keeping your instances arranged in another to jump right back into the game!

22. You can now mute or unmute BlueStacks 5 right away in one click! All your volume controls will now be available in one place. 

23. Perform actions that you don't wish to replay on other synced instances, by quickly pausing/playing "Sync operations" with the Ctrl + Shift + P keys. 

24. Enjoy an enhanced gaming experience in Rise of Kingdoms with the performance optimizations available in the latest version of BlueStacks 5. 

25. Play free of worry since we've demolished several bugs reported to us. Click on the link below to learn about all the bugs we've squashed away!

Click here to view the detailed Release Notes.


BlueStacks 5.2

1. Play Marvel Future Revolution on the latest BlueStacks 5 Pie 64-bit (Beta) to reach the next level of gaming, where all "Device incompatible" errors and black screens have been snapped out of existence. 

2. Play Ragnarok X: Next Generation without experiencing any crashes on BlueStacks 5 Pie 64-bit (Beta). It's time to go on an adventure in this wonderful MMORPG!

3. Enjoy the best gameplay experience in Mech Arena: Robot Showdown and Guardian Tales with the latest version of BlueStacks 5!

4. Play games like Genshin Impact, Alchemy Stars, NFS Heat Studio and more using Android Pie 64-bit (Beta) on BlueStacks 5! Expand your gaming library to brand new horizons.

5. You can now aim much more smoothly in games like Free Fire by setting a custom DPI from the BlueStacks 5 Settings menu. Make each shot count like an expert marksman!

6. You can now play any game on BlueStacks 5 using your gamepad/controller. You will now be able to:

Your gamepad may or may not break out in choreographed dancing and singing after reading this.

7. You can run multiple macros consecutively by merging them together. You can also start or stop your favorite macros at a time of your choosing by assigning shortcut keys to them.

8. You can use apps from across the globe by translating the app screen to the language that is set on BlueStacks 5 by pressing CTRL + SHIFT + L. 

9. Perform various in-game actions at the click of a button by creating or editing intuitive scripts using the Script Editor!

10. You can get the best audio experience possible while playing multiplayer games or live-streaming by selecting your preferred audio devices from the BlueStacks 5 Settings menu.

11. Easily share media files across various apps quickly and conveniently by dragging and dropping them onto your BlueStacks 5 screen. 

12. Play with confidence that we've wiped out several bugs reported to us. Click on the link below to learn about all the bugs we've squashed away!

13. A few minor improvements and fixes have been made.

Click here to view the detailed Release Notes.


BlueStacks 5.1

1. Play the official emulator version of King's Raid on BlueStacks 5 to experience an enhanced gaming performance. Take your glorious Kingdom to victory!

2. You can now optimize gameplay for your PC environment by selecting one of the performance modes, e.g., for reducing high RAM usage, on BlueStacks 5.

3. Get to your favorite apps faster than ever before due to several optimizations that have led to a much faster launch time for BlueStacks 5.

4. Replay the same actions across multiple instances in one go using sync operations! Command all your instances at the same time and with much ease.

5. Pin BlueStacks 5 above all applications so that it never leaves your sight! Keep up with in-game action, watching videos and everything else, all at the same time!

6. Quickly access different functions in BlueStacks 5 using shortcut keys. Now, all it will take is a click of a few buttons!

7. Create desktop shortcuts for apps installed on BlueStacks 5 or in any specific instances. Enter the universe of gaming within an instant.

8. Play in Ultrawide resolution to make BlueStacks 5 fit perfectly on 21:9 ultrawide monitors and enhance your gaming experience!

9. Play Honkai Impact 3rd with your gamepad on BlueStacks 5! Battle as the Valkyrie using your gamepad and immerse yourself in the Honkai-verse.

10. You can play Punishing: Gray Raven using your gamepad with BlueStacks 5, the official PC partner of the game. Traverse through this new world with your gamepad and combat your enemy!

11. You will experience several new performance enhancements that we have made in BlueStacks 5! We've taken gaming to a brand-new level.

12. You can now "Shake" BlueStacks 5 from the Side toolbar! Get things moving to easily perform in-game actions that require you to shake your device. 

13. You can choose the way your mouse cursor appears in BlueStacks 5. Make a choice that fits your style the best!

14. We've demolished all the bugs that were reported by some of you! Click on the link below to see all the bugs that were wiped out. 

Click here to view the detailed Release Notes.


BlueStacks 5.0

1. Experience the future of Android gaming with BlueStacks 5, buckle up because the future is FAST! You will experience superior performance with BlueStacks 5 thanks to:

  • Up to 40% reduced RAM when playing on a single instance.
  • Up to 50% reduced RAM when playing on multiple instances.
  • Up to 50% faster startup time. 
  • Up to 87% less CPU usage. 
  • Up to 97% less GPU usage.
  • Enhanced engine for smoother and higher FPS.
  • Substantially enhanced performance than BlueStacks 4. 
  • Light-weight and a leaner interface.

To learn more about the dramatic improvements in BlueStacks 5, click here. 

2. Take your gaming experience to the next level with BlueStacks 5. You can: 

3. Enjoy several improvements for Free Fire that will take your gaming experience to a whole new level! Now, you can use smart controls for Free Fire that will work without any issues.

4. Playing Battlegrounds Mobile India on your PC is now possible only with BlueStacks 5. Be the first to claim the victory on this battleground!

5. Perform in-game actions much quickly and with greater ease in Battlegrounds Mobile India using the all-new smart controls.

6. Visit the Game Center on BlueStacks 5 to discover a variety of amazing games from several unique genres. Finding the perfect games just got a whole lot easier!

7. Simply choose the Android version and play Android 32-bit or 64-bit games on BlueStacks 5. Game on!

8. Bring on those gaming marathons! Play for several hours with unparalleled stability and consistent performance throughout.

9. Enjoy superior gaming performance with much higher and stable FPS due to the enhanced engine in BlueStacks 5.

10. Discover a rich new universe of amazing games! With BlueStacks 5, you gain access to the largest gaming library of over 200+ million games.

11. Switch between apps quickly and effortlessly using the Home, Back or Recent Apps buttons.

12. Install an app within seconds by dragging and dropping its .apk file onto BlueStacks 5!

13. Capture your self at best on BlueStacks 5 using your camera.

14. Easily transfer your apps, as well as your game controls and macros from BlueStacks 4 to BlueStacks 5. Don't leave anything you love behind!

15. Switch between different Interface Renderers in BlueStacks 5 for a seamless gaming experience!

16. Play a diverse variety of games using different instances, where each instance can use either x86 or ARM ABI (libraries) required by that game. BlueStacks 5 ABI supports both x86 and ARM libraries together! 

17. Choose where to save your media files from BlueStacks 5 whenever you like! Select your preferred folder right from the Settings menu.

18. Get an expanded view of your roster list in Marvel Strike Force with portrait mode! Easily find who you need to save the day!

19. We've also squashed bugs reported by some of you. Click on the link below to see the full list of bug fixes.

Click here to view the detailed Release Notes.


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