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iMAME Arcade Game Emulator on Windows Pc

Developed By: happyworld4

License: Free

Rating: 3,6/5 - 367 votes

Last Updated: September 04, 2019

Download on Windows PC

Compatible with Windows 7/8/10/11 Pc & Laptop

Game Details

Version 8
Size 44 MB
Release Date December 03, 22
Category Arcade Games

Game Permissions:
Allows applications to open network sockets. [see more (12)]

What's New:
Fixed upgrade issue [see more]

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Description from Developer:
iMAME is a modified android version from open-sourced MAME project. It emulates arcade games supported by MAME which includes over 8000 different ROMs. This emulator has improved p... [read more]

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About this game

On this page you can download iMAME Arcade Game Emulator and play on Windows PC. iMAME Arcade Game Emulator is free Arcade game, developed by happyworld4. Latest version of iMAME Arcade Game Emulator is 8, was released on 2022-12-03 (updated on 2019-09-04). Estimated number of the downloads is more than 50,000. Overall rating of iMAME Arcade Game Emulator is 3,6. Generally most of the top apps on Android Store have rating of 4+. This game had been rated by 367 users, 195 users had rated it 5*, 98 users had rated it 1*.

How to play iMAME Arcade Game Emulator on Windows?

Instruction on how to play iMAME Arcade Game Emulator on Windows 7/8/10/11 Pc & Laptop

In this post, I am going to show you how to install iMAME Arcade Game Emulator on Windows PC by using Android App Player such as BlueStacks, LDPlayer, Nox, KOPlayer, ...

Before you start, you will need to download the APK/XAPK installer file, you can find download button on top of this page. Save it to easy-to-find location.

[Note] You can also download older versions of this game on bottom of this page.

Below you will find a detailed step-by-step guide, but I want to give you a fast overview of how it works. All you need is an emulator that will emulate an Android device on your Windows PC and then you can install applications and use it - you see you're playing it on Android, but this runs not on a smartphone or tablet, it runs on a PC.

If this doesn't work on your PC, or you cannot install, comment here and we will help you!

Step By Step Guide To Play iMAME Arcade Game Emulator using BlueStacks

  1. Download and Install BlueStacks at: https://www.bluestacks.com. The installation procedure is quite simple. After successful installation, open the Bluestacks emulator. It may take some time to load the Bluestacks app initially. Once it is opened, you should be able to see the Home screen of Bluestacks.
  2. Open the APK/XAPK file: Double-click the APK/XAPK file to launch BlueStacks and install the application. If your APK/XAPK file doesn't automatically open BlueStacks, right-click on it and select Open with... Browse to the BlueStacks. You can also drag-and-drop the APK/XAPK file onto the BlueStacks home screen
  3. Once installed, click "iMAME Arcade Game Emulator" icon on the home screen to start playing, it'll work like a charm :D

[Note 1] For better performance and compatibility, choose BlueStacks 5 Nougat 64-bit read more

[Note 2] about Bluetooth: At the moment, support for Bluetooth is not available on BlueStacks. Hence, apps that require control of Bluetooth may not work on BlueStacks.

How to play iMAME Arcade Game Emulator on Windows PC using NoxPlayer

  1. Download & Install NoxPlayer at: https://www.bignox.com. The installation is easy to carry out.
  2. Drag the APK/XAPK file to the NoxPlayer interface and drop it to install
  3. The installation process will take place quickly. After successful installation, you can find "iMAME Arcade Game Emulator" on the home screen of NoxPlayer, just click to open it.


(*) is required

iMAME is a modified android version from open-sourced MAME project. It emulates arcade games supported by MAME which includes over 8000 different ROMs. This emulator has improved performance and user interface.


With over 8000 games supported, some games will run better than others; some games may not run at all. It is impossible to support such a vast number of titles, so please do not email the developer asking for support for a specific game.

1. After installing, place your MAME-titled zipped roms in /sdcard/roms folder.
2. This iMAME version uses only '0.139' romset. Tools such as clrmame, rombuilder can be used to check/rebuild ROM sets, and more games will be support in the future versions. Suggestions are welcome.
3. Press "COIN+START" simultaneously to show native MAME menu for game configurations and cheats.

* Native support for NVidia Shield Portable and Tablet devices
* Autorotate with individual settings for portrait and landscape orientation
* Hardware Keys remapping
* Touch Controller can be toggled on and off
* Image smoothing (including new HQx smoothing up to HQ4x)
* Integer-based scaling for purest game recreation at higher resolutions
* Overlay filters including scanlines, CRT, etc.
* Digital or Analog touch selectable
* Animated touch stick or DPAD
* Customizable In-App button layout
* Plug and play support for most Bluetooth and USB Gamepads
* Tilt Sensor replacement for joystick movement
* Touch lightgun with auto-detection option
* Mouse support for Nvidia Shield devices
* Display 1 to 6 buttons on screen
* Netplay over local WiFi
* Options for video aspect ratio, scaling, rotate, etc.
* Supports cheats for over 8000 games (Press "COIN+START" simultaneously to show cheats in native MAME menu.)

The source code is modified based on MAME, which is open sourced, GPL2 licensed.
website: http://mamedev.org/
license: http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html

Privacy Policy:
Fixed upgrade issue

January 19, 2019

Fixed some bugs

March 31, 2018

Fixed some bugs

March 17, 2018

fixed some bugs

Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows applications to access information about networks.
Allows applications to access information about Wi-Fi networks.
Allows applications to change Wi-Fi connectivity state.
Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows an application to write to external storage.
Allows an application to read from external storage.
Allows an app to access approximate location.
Allows an app to access precise location.
Allows read only access to phone state, including the phone number of the device, current cellular network information, the status of any ongoing calls, and a list of any PhoneAccounts registered on the device.
Allows an application to request installing packages.
This constant was deprecated in API level 8. The restartPackage(String] API is no longer supported.