BGMI iOS version launched: how to download on iPhone and iPad, App Store link, download size, rewards

Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) iOS version is finally here. The game’s developer, Krafton, has been teasing the iOS version launch for a few weeks now. Earlier today, BGMI announced a maintenance for the authentication system of the iOS version, which was scheduled to be carried out between 6.40am and 9.40am on August 18th. The game has now gone live on the App Store.

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Notably, BGMI is available to download both for iPhone and iPad users. Battlegrounds Mobile India recently announced the 50 million downloads milestone. As part of the celebrations, the game is offering users a free permanent Galaxy Messenger Set outfit. iOS users will be able to claim this reward as soon as they login.

BGMI has been launched for iOS users

BGMI iOS version: how to download on iPhone and iPad

In case you aren’t able to find BGMI on the App Store, simply click on this link on your iOS device to go to the official listing and hit the download button. Make sure you’re connected to Wi-Fi or have a strong data connection since it’s a big file. You will be able to login using your Apple ID.

BGMI iOS version: download size

The iOS app download size is 1.9GB as per the App Store listing.

BGMI iOS version: free welcome rewards

BGMI iOS users will be able to claim the 50 million downloads permament rewards of a Galaxy Messenger Set outfit as soon as they login. Additionally, the developer is offering crate coupons and two permanent skins as a welcome outfit.

BGMI iOS version: list of compatible iPhone models, requirements

BGMI is now available for iOS users

BGMI is available to play on the iPhone 6s and above, and devices running iOS 9.0 and above. The developer recommends updating to iOS 15 to have a smoother gameplay experience on older devices. Notably, iOS 15 is available for the iPhone 6s as well.

iPad users will also be required to have iOS 9.0 installed to be able to play, and we were able to download the game on an iPad 2017 model.

Here’s the list of iPhone models that will support the game:

  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone SE (1st-gen)
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone X
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone XS Max
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • iPhone SE (2nd-gen)
  • iPhone 12
  • iPhone 12 Pro
  • iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • iPhone 12 Mini
Ketaki Bhojnagarwala

Ketaki has over 10 years experience writing on tech, having worked at the Hindu Business Line and 91mobiles earlier. When she's not editing copies or reviewing the latest gadgets, she spends her time binge-watching Netflix and reading fantasy fiction.