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Goodreads for PC

Goodreads for PC

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About Goodreads For PC

Goodreads is an Android app published by Goodreads at Google Play Store, Apr 29, 2011. This app is for Android users. Goodreads is so beloved that it has been downloaded more than 10M times. DesktopTwo's latest Goodreads version is v2.5.0 Build 42. The file size is 15.03 MB.

You can actually run Goodreads for PC. However, emulator software must first be installed on your Windows/MAC. Before installing the emulator make sure to check the minimum and recommended system requirements in order to run it smoothly. These may vary depending upon the emulator version. We recommend that you always download the most recent version of the emulator. Here's a list of three Android emulators, which we have chosen based on their popularity.

How to Install Goodreads for PC

BlueStacks

Minimum
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 7 and above.
  • Processor: Intel or AMD Processor.
  • RAM: Your PC must have at least 4GB of RAM. (Note that having 4GB or more disk space is not a substitute for RAM)
  • Storage: 5GB Free Disk Space.
  • You must be an Administrator on your PC.
Recommended:
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel or AMD Multi-Core Processor with Single Thread benchmark score > 1000.
  • Graphics: Intel/Nvidia/ATI, Onboard or Discrete controller with benchmark score >= 750.
  • Please ensure Virtualization is enabled on your PC/Laptop.
  • RAM: 8GB or higher
  • Storage: SSD (or Fusion/Hybrid Drives)
  • Internet: Broadband connection to access games, accounts and related content.

Up to date graphics drivers from Microsoft or the chipset vendor.

  • Bluestacks official website is the best place to start. BluesStacks Version 5 is now available. It weighs in at around 400 MB.
  • After the download is complete, click on the Bluestacks setup file to install it onto your Windows PC. Follow the prompts to install it.
  • Next, launch the emulator by using the desktop shortcut. Sign in with your Google account.
  • Click on the Google Play Store icon and head to Bluestacks homepage.
  • Search for Goodreads by hitting the Google Play search button
  • You can download Goodreads directly from the Play Store. Click the Install option to complete the downloading.

NoxPlayer

Minimum
  • Operating System: Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, and DirectX 9.0c
  • Processor: At least dual-core processor, both Intel, and AMD are OK
  • Video: Supports Open GL 2.0 or above
  • Memory: 1.5 GB RAM
Recommended
  • Operating System: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
  • Processor: Multiple core processors which support VT-x or AMB-V Virtualization Technology, better performance with this function enabled
  • Video: The higher performance, the better
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM

Storage: 1 GB available under installation path, 1.5GB available hard drive space

Internet: Broadband Internet connection

  • NoxPlayer can be downloaded from the official website. NoxPlayer 3 is the most recent version and it measures approximately 600 MB.
  • Now download and install the setup file. Just go through the on-screen instructions and install NoxPlayer on your computer or laptop.
  • Start Nox Android emulator, and log in with Google when asked.
  • To search Goodreads, click on the Google Play Store icon. Click on the Install button once Goodreads has been found.
  • If you do not find Goodreads on Google Play Store or if you want to skip logging in to Google, you can sideload APK(download the .APK file from this page and open it with NoxPlayer).
  • Start Goodreads right away from your homescreen.

MEmu

Minimum
  • 2 cores x86/x86_64 Processor (Intel or AMD CPU)
  • 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
  • 2GB of RAM (4GB for x64 system)
  • 5GB of hard disk free space
Recommended
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10 with VT Enabled
  • CPU: Single Thread PassMark score > 1500 (Intel/AMD Multi-Core).
  • Graphics: Intel/Nvidia/ATI, Onboard or Discrete controller with PassMark score > 750.
  • Latest Windows DirectX 11 / Graphics driver with OpenGL 4.5 or higher
  • RAM: 8GB or higher
  • HDD: SSD, 10GB of hard disk free space
  • Internet: Broadband connection with low latency for FPS games
  • MEmu Play can be downloaded directly from the website. The latest version of NoxPlayer is v 7.5.
  • When the download is completed, install the MEmu emulator on your PC. Follow the prompts and click the Next button to continue until the last step.
  • Now, using the desktop shortcut, look for the MEmu Play emulator and launch it. Once the launch is complete, it will ask to log in with Google.
  • MEmu Play will ask you to log in using your Google account. After you log in, MEmu Play will sync with your Google account. Open the Google Play Store by clicking the icon, and search for Goodreads.
  • Once Goodreads appears in your search results list, click the Install button. You can also sideload APK from this page (download it here and open with MEmu), to get around the above step.
  • You're now ready to use Goodreads on your computer
No matter which Android emulator you use, the steps for installing, configuring, and running Goodreads on your PC are the exact same.
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Frequently Asked Questions:

Is Goodreads available for PC?

No, but you can still download Goodreads for PC.

Can I download Goodreads?

Yes, you can either download the APK or from Google Play Store inside an emulator.

How do I install Goodreads on Windows 10?

You can follow the install steps of any of the three emulators listed above.

How can I download Goodreads on PC without Emulator like BlueStacks?

No, you cannot download Goodreads on PC without Emulator unless available in the Microsoft Windows store.