Moonlight

Play games from your PC on Android (NVIDIA-only)
New in version 8.6
- Fixed false touch events when using the back gesture on Android 10
- Fixed external IP address detection with certain VPN apps
- Display a placeholder image when box art is loading
This app streams games, programs, or your full desktop from an NVIDIA GameStream-compatible PC on your local network or the Internet using NVIDIA GeForce Experience. Mouse, keyboard, and controller input is sent from your Android device to the PC.

Streaming performance may vary based on your client device and network setup. HDR requires an HDR10-capable device, GTX 1000-series GPU, and HDR10-enabled game.

'''Features'''
* Open-source and completely free (no ads, IAPs, or "Pro")
* Streams games purchased from any store
* Works on your home network or over the Internet/LTE
* Up to 4K 120 FPS HDR streaming with 5.1 surround sound
* Keyboard and mouse support (with Android 8.0 or rooted device)
* Supports PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Android gamepads
* Force feedback support
* Local co-op with up to 4 connected controllers
* Mouse control via gamepad by long-pressing Start

'''PC Requirements'''
* NVIDIA GeForce GTX/RTX series GPU (''GT-series and AMD GPUs aren't supported by NVIDIA GameStream'')
* Windows 7 or later
* NVIDIA GeForce Experience (GFE) 2.2.2 or later

'''Quick Setup Instructions'''
# Make sure GeForce Experience is open on your PC. Turn on GameStream in the SHIELD settings page.
# Tap on the PC in Moonlight and type the PIN on your PC
# Start streaming!

To have a good experience, you need a mid to high-end wireless router with a good wireless connection to your Android device (5 GHz highly recommended) and a good connection from your PC to your router (Ethernet highly recommended).

'''Detailed Setup Instructions'''
See the full setup guide https://bit.ly/1skHFjN for:
* Adding a PC manually (if your PC is not detected)
* Streaming over the Internet or LTE
* Using a controller connected directly to your PC
* Streaming your full desktop
* Adding custom apps to stream
This app has features you may not like.

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 8.6 (205) - Added on 2019-11-14

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
    • allow Wi-Fi Multicast reception
      Allows the app to receive packets sent to all devices on a Wi-Fi network using multicast addresses, not just your phone. It uses more power than the non-multicast mode.
    • view Wi-Fi connections
      Allows the app to view information about Wi-Fi networking, such as whether Wi-Fi is enabled and name of connected Wi-Fi devices.
    • com.android.providers.tv.permission.READ_EPG_DATA
    • com.android.providers.tv.permission.WRITE_EPG_DATA

    Download APK 5 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 8.5 (204) - Added on 2019-11-02

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
    • allow Wi-Fi Multicast reception
      Allows the app to receive packets sent to all devices on a Wi-Fi network using multicast addresses, not just your phone. It uses more power than the non-multicast mode.
    • view Wi-Fi connections
      Allows the app to view information about Wi-Fi networking, such as whether Wi-Fi is enabled and name of connected Wi-Fi devices.
    • com.android.providers.tv.permission.READ_EPG_DATA
    • com.android.providers.tv.permission.WRITE_EPG_DATA

    Download APK 5 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 8.4.1 (203) - Added on 2019-10-18

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
    • allow Wi-Fi Multicast reception
      Allows the app to receive packets sent to all devices on a Wi-Fi network using multicast addresses, not just your phone. It uses more power than the non-multicast mode.
    • view Wi-Fi connections
      Allows the app to view information about Wi-Fi networking, such as whether Wi-Fi is enabled and name of connected Wi-Fi devices.
    • com.android.providers.tv.permission.READ_EPG_DATA
    • com.android.providers.tv.permission.WRITE_EPG_DATA

    Download APK 5 MiB PGP Signature