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Crazy developers brought Windows to Android phones!

Imagine being able to use your smartphone like a computer and even play games on it. Isn’t that fantastic? Using Windows on Android devices is now becoming a reality.

ARM Processor support was officially introduced with Windows 10, so you can experience a stable Windows on devices with Xiaomi Mi 8, OnePlus 6T, especially the Snapdragon 845 platform. Of course, there are still some bugs as it is an ongoing project. For example, you cannot use some features like audio, sensors, and cellular in the Windows 11 installation on the OnePlus 6T.

Crazy developers brought Windows to Android phones!

Before that, you must to have the UEFI bootloader installed on your phone to run Windows. Some developers ported the EDK2 UEFI bootloader to a variety of devices and continue it. This allows you to use Windows on the phone. Since EDK2 project’s processor support is currently very limited, other phones either do not work or have too many bugs, except for devices that use Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipsets.

Crazy developers brought Windows to Android phones!

Gaming Performance of Windows 11

In the video below, you can see the gaming performance of a OnePlus 6T with an arm-compatible version of Windows 11. Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition can be played at an average of 30 frames per second. Furthermore, many games like Need for Speed: Most wanted, Euro Truck Simulator 2 and Counter-Strike Global Offensive were also tested. If you want to know which games are running, you can click on this link.

OnePlus 6T, undergoing synthetic performance tests, reaches 467 single core scores on Geekbench 5, 1746 multi core scores. 3DMARK Night Raid test reaches 2834 scores.

If you want to review the project, the EDK2 project is open source and you can access it on GitHub.

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