BlueStacks App Playerlets you run your Android apps fast and full screen on Windows PCs and tablets. At the heart of BlueStacks is a multi-OS runtime with breakthrough virtualization technology. Apps developed for different operating systems can execute simultaneously, side-by-side, on the same computer. Run Android on Windows on ARM architectures starting with the Windows 8 release. Run Android on Windows simultaneously and seamlessly with the current release of BlueStacks.
BlueStacks employs a lightweight, optimized, soft hypervisor with deep enhancements to support “embedded virtualization”. End consumers can enjoy the full Android environment through BlueStacks, or just install Android app icons directly on the Windows desktop. As is the case with any advanced technology, the complexity is completely masked from the end consumer.