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Bluestacks Emulator allows Android Apps Run on Windows PCs.
Bluestacks App Player is an emulator that allows Android applications to run on Windows 7, Vista and XP OSes. Users can install the software in Windows and then run around 450,000 Android applications, including Angry Birds and Fruit Ninja, the company said in a statement.
Beyond PCs, the App Player could also allow Windows tablets such as Hewlett-Packard's Slate 2 and Dell's Latitude ST to run Android applications.
The emulator has new Layercake technology, which exploits hardware accelerators to improve the performance of Android games in Windows.
The Bluestacks app is 3.6MB and can be downloaded from the company's website.
The software also offered the option to sync apps and contacts with an Android device.