Free Fire MAX download for PC: Steps to install, best settings, and more

Free Fire MAX download for PC: Steps to install, best settings and more
Steps to install and best settings for Free Fire MAX download for PC (Image via Sportskeeda)

Free Fire MAX is one of the premium gaming titles in the battle royale genre. The HD-quality graphics and excellent dynamics make it a perfect shooting title. Gamers can easily install the game from the Google Play Store and enjoy it on their smartphones.

Free Fire MAX can also be played on a PC with the help of an emulator. Players can customize different settings and other options to run the game smoothly without issues. With this, they can have the FF MAX experience on a bigger screen and more

This article discusses the guide to installing Free Fire MAX on PC and the best settings for the ultimate survival experience.

How to install Free Fire MAX on PCs or laptops?

Gamers can head to their browser and look for Android emulators that can run different Android applications. Players can download any good Android PC emulator and launch it upon installation.

Open the emulator and install Free Fire MAX from Google Play Store. Upon installing the game, log in with your account, and enjoy it with your friends.

Here are the three best PC emulators to run FF MAX:

1) BlueStacks


BlueStacks is one of the best emulators for users who prefer to play or use Android applications on their PC setup. The emulator features many amazing customizations, which are handy in getting fantastic Free Fire MAX gameplay on PC.

Minimum system requirements (Source: BlueStacks)

  • OS: Microsoft Windows 7 and above
  • Processor: Intel or AMD Processor
  • RAM: The PC must have at least 2 GB of RAM (Note that having 2 GB or more disk space is not a substitute for RAM)
  • HDD: 5 GB free disk space

2) NoxPlayer

NoxPlayer is another great emulator choice for those looking to play Free Fire MAX title on their PC. Players can customize the button's size and transparency using the emulator, which makes it easier for them to see their opponents.

Minimum system requirements (Source: Patch)

  • Processor: 2.2 GHz
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Graphics Card: 1 GB
  • HDD: 500 MB free disk space

3) MEmu


MEmu is a well-known emulator since it smoothly supports a variety of mobile games and applications. For a thrilling Free Fire MAX experience, gamers can benefit from the capability of external attachments like controllers.

Minimum system requirements (Source: MEmu)

  • Processor: Two cores x86/x86_64 Processor (Intel or AMD CPU)
  • OS: WinXP SP3 / Win7 / Win8 / Win10 (Not recommended to run on Server/Enterprise)
  • Latest Windows DirectX 11 / Graphics driver with OpenGL 2.0
  • Hardware Virtualization Technology (Intel VT-x/AMD-V) shall be enabled in BIOS
  • RAM: 2 GB of RAM (4 GB for x64 system)
  • HDD: 5 GB of hard disk free space

Best settings to get optimal gameplay in Free Fire MAX emulators:

1) Display

Here are the recommended settings for players to get the best graphics on their PC emulator:

  • Graphics - Ultra
  • High resolution - High
  • Shadow - On
  • Filter - Set according to personal preference
  • High FPS - High


  • Autoscale - On
  • Minimap - Depends on the player's preference

2) Keymapping (Settings for Android emulator)

Any Android emulator's "Controls editor" can be used to map the following commands to particular keys:

Joystick (Forward, Backward, Left, Right)W, S, A, D
ShootLeft Mouse Button
Primary Weapon2
Secondary Weapon3
Melee WeaponQ
Gloo WallE
Grenade6 (Second slot for Grenade)
MedKitCaps Lock
Active SkillMiddle Mouse Button
Scope (ADSing)Right Mouse Button
Use, Eject, etc.X
Loot (First loadout, Second loadout)F & G
Armor Repair7
Output VoiceSHIFT
Emote (default)Ctrl+1, Ctrl+2,...., up to Ctrl+8 (In an increasing order for eight emotes)

Players are advised to refer to the particular emulator's official support page to learn more about the Controls editor.

3) Sensitivity settings


Sensitivity settings are one of the most important aspects that help players have swift aim and recoil control in different weapons. Here are the best sensitivities that one can follow for better gameplay in FF MAX while using an emulator:

  • General: 76 - 80
  • Red-dot: 85 - 89
  • 2X Scope: 75 - 79
  • 4X Scope: 70 - 74
  • Sniper Scope: 60 - 64
  • Free look: 48 - 52

Note: This article is solely based on the author's opinions.

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Edited by Sijo Samuel Paul