Can PUBG run on MacBook Air? We’ve not only taken a look at whether it’s possible, but we’ve also found whether it’s a viable option. Learn about whether PUBG can run on a MacBook Air below.
Can PUBG Run on MacBook Air? – The Answer
Technically, PUBG can run on MacBook Air but it won’t run very well. Unfortunately, Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds isn’t available on Mac which means if you’d like to play PUBG on your MacBook Air, you’ll need to install Windows onto a separate partition on your hard drive.
Once you’ve a Windows partition installed on your MacBook Air, you’ll then be able to download Steam, install PUBG and start playing it.
Can PUBG Run on MacBook Air? – Performance Results
From our experience, PUBG didn’t run very well on MacBook Air. The main issue is the lack of dedicated graphics for these MacBooks. Without anything better than Intel HD graphics, your performance in Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds is going to be terrible whilst playing on a MacBook Air.
So, to conclude this, it is possible to play PUBG on MacBook Air but you’ll need to first install Windows onto a separate partition. After installing Windows on a separate partition, you’ll then find that the performance for PUBG is terrible. Hopefully, PUBG will come to Mac in the future, but in the meantime, you may need to find an alternative option.
What Is The Solution?
If you’d really like to play PUBG, the best thing you can do is look for a new Windows gaming PC with a dedicated graphics card and 8-16GB of RAM. With a Windows gaming setup, you’ll be able to play PUBG smoothly. We’ve provided examples of two gaming PCs below.
Alternatively, you can pick up an Xbox One and wait for the PUBG Xbox One release date, which is on December 12, 2017.
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