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Snapchat For PC

In Communication by Developer Snap Inc
Last Updated: April 01, 2024

If you are interested in installing Snapchat on your PC, there are 4 ways to do so using BlueStacks, LDPLayer, Nox app player like emulators. Alternatively, you can use any of the following BlueStacks alternatives. Read the rest of the article to learn more about how to install Snapchat on your PC.

This tutorial guide helps you download and install Snapchat in PC and you can install Snapchat in your Windows PC and Mac OS. This app is developed by Snap Inc and listed under Communication.

Download and Install Snapchat in PC (Windows and Mac OS)

Following are the 4 methods to install Snapchat in PC:

1. Install Snapchat in PC using BlueStacks

BlueStacks is an Android App Player that allows you to run Android apps on PC. To install an Android app on your PC using BlueStacks, follow the steps below:

  • Step 1: Install BlueStacks on your PC
  • Step 2: Launch BlueStacks on your PC
  • Step 3: Click the "My Apps" button in the emulator once BlueStacks is launched.
  • Step 4: Search for the app you want to install i.e. Snapchat
  • Step 5: From the search results, select the Snapchat app and install it.
  • Step 6: To download apps from Google Play on BlueStacks, login to your Google account.
  • Step 7: After logging in, the installation process for Snapchat will begin, which will depend on your internet connection.

Hints: If you are having LOADING issue with BlueStacks software simply install the Microsoft .NET Framework in your PC.

Note: If you are Mac user, you need to download BlueStacks for Mac (a .dmg installation file).

Download BlueStacks

Read also: LDPlayer vs Bluestacks (Pros & Cons)

2. Install Snapchat in PC with Noxplayer

To install and use the Snapchat app on your PC using Nox App Player, follow the steps below:

  • Step 1: Install Nox App Player on your PC.
  • Step 2: Once installed, run Nox App Player on your PC and login to your Google account.
  • Step 3: In the Nox App Player, click on the "Searcher" icon and search for the Snapchat app.
  • Step 4: Select the Snapchat app from the search results and install it on your Nox emulator.
  • Step 5: Once the installation is completed, you will be able to play Snapchat on your PC using Nox App Player.

For a detailed guide on Noxplayer Installation, see this page.

Download NoxPlayer


3. How to Install Snapchat in Windows 11

To install Snapchat on your Windows 11 device, please follow the tutorial below.

  • Step 1: Install Windows Subsystem for Android according to the tutorial.
  • Step 2: Once you have successfully installed Windows Subsystem for Android, proceed to install Google Play Store on Windows 11.
  • Step 3: Using Google Play Store on your Windows 11 device, search for the Snapchat app that you wish to install.
  • Step 4: Select the Snapchat app from the search results, and install it just as you would on an Android device.
Google Play store in Windows 11

4. Download Snapchat via Microsoft Store on PC

Besides using Android emulators to install Snapchat on PC, you can install it from Microsoft's app store (if you are on Windows 8, 10, 11 or above).

Follow the steps below:

  • Step 1: Use the Windows search bar from taskbar
  • Step 2: Search for Microsoft Store (direct link to Snapchat on Microsoft Store)
  • Step 3: Click the Windows colorful icon, and search Snapchat
  • Step 4: Now, click the Install button to install Snapchat
  • Step 5: Once installation is completed, you can run Snapchat on your PC

Once installed, you will be able to play Snapchat on your Windows 11 device.

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Conclusion: After following the above 4 methods, you can easily run Snapchat on your Windows or macOS systems.


Snapchat Alternatives

1. Instagram

Instagram allows you to create and share your photos, stories, reels and videos.

2. Wickr Me – Private Messenger

Wickr Me, you can instantly connect with your friends 1:1 or in groups - now with fully encrypted voice calling, voice memos.

3. Snapseed

Snapseed is a complete and professional photo editor developed by Google.

Snapchat APK file details:

Best Android Emulators Bluestacks & Nox App Player
Operating Systems Windows 7,8/10/11 or Mac
App Developer Snap Inc
App Updated April 01, 2024
APK Version
Category Communication
Android Version Required for emulator Android 7.0 and up
APK File Size 145.00 MBs
File Name com-snapchat-android-12-80-0-39_SOFTSTRIBE.apk
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