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Google yesterday announced a major update for Google Play Games Beta on Windows PCs. First, Clash of Clans and Clash Royale, two of the most successful games on Android, is now available for both Windows 10 and Windows 11 PCs. And the progress you make on these games will be synced across Windows PCs, Chromebooks and Android smartphones.
Google Play Games now offers up to 4K screen resolution on supported monitors. Also, gamers can now select from a variety of screen resolutions based on their need. Users can just press Shift + Tab in any game to select from a menu of supported resolutions.
Finally, Google Play Games is adding support for game controllers. Google has started the roll out of console controller support for select games. You can try out your Xbox S|X, Xbox One, PS5 DualSense or PS4 DualShock game controller with compatible games, such as Asphalt 9: Legends and BADLAND.
Google Play Games app on Windows now has a search feature allowing users to find the game easily and quickly.
Minimum Specs required to run Google Play Games on Windows:
- OS: Windows 10 (v2004)
- Storage: Solid state drive (SSD) with 10 GB of available storage space
- Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 GPU or comparable
- Processor: 4 CPU physical cores (some games require an Intel CPU)
- Memory: 8 GB of RAM
- Windows admin account
- Hardware virtualization must be turned on
You can download Google Play for Games here.