Google Home for PC

Google Home for PC

Published by Google LLC

Set up and control your Chromecast, Chromecast Audio, and Google Home devices



Google Home PC screenshot

About Google Home For PC

Google Home is an Android app developed and published by Google LLC at Google Play Store on Jul 18, 2013 for Android users. Google Home is so popular that it has gained 50000000 installs so far and growing.

Introducing Google Home: The Ultimate Smart Home Assistant

Transforming your home into a smart, connected space has never been easier with Google Home. As an experienced installer of smart systems on luxury yachts, I have come across various systems throughout the years. However, Google Home stands out as the best and easiest system I have ever used.

With Google Home, you have complete control over your entire home. From lights, cameras, locks, vacuuming, mops, AC, and even Wi-Fi, this app seamlessly integrates all your devices and allows you to manage them effortlessly. The intuitive interface and compatibility with your existing setup make it a breeze to navigate and operate.

One of the standout features of Google Home is its ability to provide room-specific temperature information. This allows you to monitor and adjust the temperature in each room with ease. Additionally, the app offers voice control capabilities, making it even more convenient to manage your home.

For those who may not have extensive knowledge about setting up networks, fear not! Google Home is designed to be user-friendly, ensuring that even novices can navigate and utilize its features effortlessly. The app provides a simple solution for anyone looking to enhance their home automation experience.

Stay Connected and Efficient

Google Home goes beyond just controlling your home. It seamlessly integrates your family and work life, keeping you connected even when you're off the clock. With its wide range of features and functionalities, Google Home offers numerous ways to enhance your daily routines and streamline your tasks.

Whether you want to play music, set alarms, or simply have some fun, Google Home has got you covered. Its versatility and ease of use make it a delightful addition to any household.

Troubleshooting Made Easy

Occasionally, you may encounter issues with your Google Home device. However, troubleshooting is a breeze with the app's intuitive interface. In case of connectivity problems, a simple reboot of your router can often resolve the issue. Google Home also provides quick and automated responses to help address any concerns you may have.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can Google Home connect to all smart devices?

Yes, Google Home is compatible with a wide range of smart devices, allowing you to control various aspects of your home seamlessly.

2. Is Google Home easy to set up?

Absolutely! Google Home is designed to be user-friendly, making the setup process simple and straightforward, even for those with limited technical knowledge.

3. Can I control Google Home from multiple devices?

Yes, you can control Google Home from multiple devices, including smartphones, tablets, and laptops. This ensures that you have access to its features wherever you are.

4. What should I do if my Google Home device stops working?

If your Google Home device stops working, try rebooting your router first. This often resolves connectivity issues. If the problem persists, the app provides quick and automated responses to assist you further.

5. Can Google Home be used by individuals with hearing loss?

Absolutely! Google Home's visual interface makes it accessible to individuals with hearing loss, allowing them to easily navigate and utilize its features.

With Google Home, you can transform your home into a smart, connected space that enhances your daily routines and simplifies your life. Experience the convenience and efficiency of Google Home today!

Can I run Google Home on PC?

Yes, you can run Google Home on PC, but first, you will need emulator software installed on your Windows or MAC, which you can download for free. In the below video, you will find Google Home in action. Before you install the emulator, check out the minimum and recommended system requirements to run it seamlessly. They may change depending on which version of the emulator you choose. Therefore, we recommend you download the latest version of the emulator. Below you will find three free Android emulators that we have shortlisted based on their popularity:

How to Install Google Home for PC


  • 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.
  • 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.

  • To start with, download Bluestacks from its official website. The latest version of BluesStacks is v 5, and it is around 400 MB.
  • Once the download is done, click on the Bluestacks set up file to install it on your Windows PC. Follow the on-screen instructions and install it accordingly.
  • The next step is to launch the emulator using the desktop shortcut and sign in using your Google account.
  • Now, head over to Bluestacks home screen and click on the Google Play Store icon.
  • Hit the search bar in Google Play and search for Google Home.
  • Install Google Home from the Play Store by clicking the Install option, which completes downloading of Google Home on PC.


  • 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
  • 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

  • Download NoxPlayer from the official website. The latest version of NoxPlayer is v 3, and it is around 600 MB.
  • Now install the emulator using the downloaded setup file. Just go through the on-screen instructions and install NoxPlayer on your computer or laptop.
  • After the installation process, launch the Nox Android emulator and log in using your Google account when it asks you.
  • Click on the Google Play Store icon and head over to the search bar to search Google Home. Once found, click on the Install button to install Google Home for PC.
  • If you do not find Google Home 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).
  • Launch Google Home from home-screen and start playing it on PC right away!


  • 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
  • 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
  • Download MEmu Play from the official website. The latest version of NoxPlayer is v 7.5.
  • When the download is completed, install the MEmu emulator on your PC. Follow the on-screen instructions and keep on clicking the Next button until the final step.
  • Now, using the desktop shortcut, look for the MEmu Play emulator and launch it. Once done, it will ask you to log in using your Google account, proceed with the same.
  • MEmu Play will ask you to log in using your Google account. When you log in, it will sync your Google account to MEmu Play. Launch the Google Play Store by clicking on the icon and search for Google Home.
  • Click on the Install button once you find Google Home from the search results. You can also sideload APK (download the .APK file from this page and open it with MEmu) if you want to skip above step.
  • After the installation of Google Home, you're all set to use the app on PC!

Regardless of which Android emulator you install, the steps to install, configure, and running the Google Home app on PC are the same.


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