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How to download PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK, expected file size and more

PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK is scheduled to be released today. This article presents the installation guide, file size and more.

PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK download guide

The developers of PUBG Mobile have officially announced that they are going to push out the new update in phases starting from today. Android players can also download PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK which will be available in the official website soon.

With every new update, Tencent releases APK files in different variants to assist the players using Android devices. APK files are generally preferred by those who do not wish the game to take up a lot of memory space in their device. As the new update promises to be exciting with Spiderman game mode, Jujutsu Kaisen characters, players are bound to download PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK. This article discusses the release date and expected file size of the APK file.

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PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK expected release date

PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK

As stated in the official website of PUBG Mobile, the new update will be released today and just like the previous updates, the developers are also going to release the APK files once the original update is released i.e. January 12,2022.

The release time of PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK is expected to be around 11:00 AM UTC (4:30 PM IST). Players can download the APK file through the download process we have mentioned below.


Installation guide

File size

Just like other APK files, it is expected that PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK will be released in Normal and Compact version. Here is the size for both of the files:

  • Compact APK file size: 600 MB to 700 MB
  • Normal APK file size: 900 MB to 1 GB

In order to download PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK upon its release, they should follow the mentioned procedure:

STEP 1: Head over to the official website of PUBG Mobile and choose your preferred APK file. Players can alternately, click on this link.

STEP 2: Once the download is complete, players need to enable the ‘Install from unknown sources’ option in order to install the file.

STEP 3: Players can log in with their preferred social media account in order to enjoy the PUBG Mobile 1.8 update.


NOTE: Players from India should refrain from downloading PUBG Mobile 1.8 update APK as the Indian version of PUBG Mobile is already available.

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