PUBG Mobile 2.1 APK Update Direct Download Link for Android

After several iterations of successful beta testing, PUBG Mobile 2.1 update is ready for an official release. The patch began rolling out slowly on July 11 and should be available to all players, regardless of platform, by the evening of July 13.

They can enjoy the new features by downloading the update directly from their respective stores as soon as it is available, as the servers are not down for maintenance. However, Android users have the option of using the APK file.

The developers always provide the APK on the official website, which reduces the need to search the Internet for legitimate files.

Note: Due to government restrictions, Indian players should avoid playing PUBG Mobile. They can instead play the region-specific version, BMI.


PUBG Mobile 2.1 Update APK Details

Players can download the APK via the link before July 13 at 1:45 am (UTC+0) (Image via Discord)

Players can use the link below to directly download the latest APK file:

PUBG Mobile 2.1 APK: https://pubgmobile.live/apk

Note: This link currently redirects them to APK version 2.0. However, the developers will provide a file for the 2.1 update via the same link by July 13, 01:45 (UTC+0). Thus, readers can download it as soon as it becomes available.

Like many previous updates, the developers will likely host two files on the official site: Compact and Regular. Sizes are estimated between 600-700MB and 900MB-1.1GB, respectively.

Thus, users should ensure that they have enough space on their devices before proceeding.


General PUBG Mobile APK Installation Guide

Once users download the PUBG Mobile 2.1 APK from the above link, they can follow the instructions below to install it on their device:

Step 1: First, players need to enable the Install from an unknown source option through their device’s settings if they haven’t enabled it already.

2nd step: They need to browse downloads and install the APK file.

Step 3: Finally, players can open the game and download the preferred resource pack before continuing.

They can then log in to enjoy the Battle Royale title. On the other hand, those who use the standard version do not need to download the additional resource pack.

In case the readers face a parse error while installing. They can download the file again from the link above and follow the steps above.


Update 2.1 Key Features

The developers recently released patch notes for the 2.1 update. Some key changes in addition to the BLACKPINK collaboration and the world’s first virtual concert are:

  • New themed game mode – Ancient Secret: Arise
  • Ultimate Arena (Available from August 11 on the Erangel and Livik map)
  • Cheer Park Adjustments
  • Cycle 3 Season 7 starts July 19, 2022
  • Royale Pass Month 13 – Exo-Genesis starts July 19, 2022
  • Other upgrades including the Silvanus X Suit

Users can learn more about the changes here.


Harry D. Gonzalez