System requirements for BlueStacks 5 on Hyper-V enabled Windows 10 and 11

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To run BlueStacks 5 on Windows 10 and Windows 11 with Hyper-V enabled, your PC should meet the minimum system requirements mentioned in this article.  


Minimum system requirements

  1. Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 (version 1903 and above) and Windows 11
  2. Processor:  Intel or AMD Processor.
  3. RAM: Your PC must have at least 4 GB of RAM. (Note that having 4 GB or more disk space is not a substitute for RAM)
  4. Storage: 5 GB Free Disk Space.
  5. You must be an Administrator on your PC
  6. Up to date graphics drivers from Microsoft or the chipset vendor.
  7. Ensure that Hyper-V is enabled on your computer
  8. You should be added to the "Hyper-V Administrators" group on the PC. To do this, run the following command on CMD Prompt and then, restart your PC:
    net localgroup "Hyper-V Administrators" <username> /add

If Hyper-V is enabled on your computer, then downloading BlueStacks from the official website will automatically install the Hyper-V compatible version of BlueStacks 5 on your PC/Laptop.

NOTE: If you don't want to use the Hyper-V compatible version of BlueStacks 5 on your computer, disable Hyper-V on your PC and then download BlueStacks 5 from the official website.


Thank you for choosing BlueStacks 5. We hope you enjoy using it. Happy Gaming!

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