How to Install Android APK on Windows - Windows 10 TipsWindows phones are app-poor—pathetic compared to app-rich Android models.

Hey, Freda is good as an e-reader for Windows. But what if you could also enjoy Moon+ Reader Pro or another Android fave? Well, that just might happen, thanks to Project Astoria, Microsoft’s initiative to get developers to port Android apps over. But why wait for the developers to finish the job?

Check out How to Install Your Favorite Android Apps on Windows Phone—Windows 10 tips, from WCCF Tech. Please note this is a gray area—some would say it’s a no-no to install APKs without authorization. I myself will hold off. Nasty technical surprises might be another negative.

If, however, you feel comfortable about this, how-tos are at WCCF and in this YouTube. They are said to work with the following models: Lumia 920, Lumia 925, Lumia 929 (Lumia Icon), Lumia 830, Lumia 930, Lumia 1520, Lumia 635, Lumia 730, Lumia 820, Lumia 435 and Lumia 928.


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