‘Genshin Impact’ Version 2.0 Pre-Installation Is Now Live on iOS, Android, and PC Ahead of the Release Date

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Genshin Impact (Free) 2.0 from miHoYo was finally revealed with a host of new features and content coming to the game on all platform. The highlight feature for most people is cross save across everything including PS4 and PS5 coming with this update. Details for cross save across mobile/PC and PS4/PS5 are here. While the update releases on July 21st worldwide, pre-installation has just gone live on iOS, Android, and PC. Just like prior updates, there is no pre-installation for PS5 and PS4. Pre-downloading this update will let you save time when the actual update arrives in a few days with a much smaller in-game download needed. Genshin Impact 2.0 adds a whole new region, new characters, weapons, and more. Watch the Genshin Impact 2.0 update trailer below:

Genshin Impact version 2.0 launches on all platforms beginning July 21st. To pre-download this update on iOS and Android, you can either tap the pre-install icon on the bottom left of the login screen or from the other settings screen in the Paimon menu in-game. The download size is about 1.83GB on iOS. On PC, once you update the client, you can click the pre-installation button after launching Genshin Impact.

If you’re interested in checking Genshin Impact out, you can download Genshin Impact on the App Store for iOS here and on Google Play for Android here for free. The PC version is available on the official website here and the Epic Games Store. If you play on iOS, with iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, you can now use PS5 and Xbox Series X|S controllers to play Genshin Impact. We featured Genshin Impact as our Game of the Week when it released and awarded it our 2020 Game of the Year. Have you been playing Genshin Impact often and what do you think of Genshin Impact 2.0’s reveal?

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