Genshin Impact Version 2.0, “The Immovable God and the Eternal Euthymia,” is confirmed to be released on July 21st. Because of that, Genshin Impact recently announced a date for pre-installation functionality.
Confirmed pre-installations will be launched in three days for PC and mobile platforms. The announcement was published on July 16 via in -game notifications and Genshin Impact’s official Twitter page.
With the upcoming Genshin Impact version 2.0, players will enjoy a new Inazuma territory, a new storyline, and three new playable characters: Kamisato Ayaka, Yoimiya, and Sayu.
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Date and time of pre-installation of Genshin Impact 2.0
According to an update notice from Genshin Impact, pre-installation will be launched two days before the version 2.0 update. Players can install the update starting from July 19, 11:00 am (UTC + 8).
It is important to note that after successfully installing the version 2.0 update, players will still not be able to play unreleased content. Players will continue to play Genshin Impact version 1.6 until the version 2.0 update is released for all platforms on July 21st. After that, the new version 2.0 will be played without re -downloading the source package file.
How to install the Genshin Impact 2.0 update:
There are two platforms available for pre-installation: Mobile and PC.
For mobile platforms, players can follow the step -by -step guide below.
Mobile (Android & iOS)
- Open the Genshin Effect.
- Open the “Paimon Menu” by clicking the Paimon icon in the upper left corner.
- Select “Settings”, then scroll down to “Other.”
- Tap on “Pre -Installed Resource Packages.”
- Open the Genshin Effect.
- Before entering the game, tap “Pre -Install Source Package” in the lower left corner.
Mobile players will need to download a small patch to activate the pre -installed files once the Genshin Impact 2.0 update is released.
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The method of pre-installing Genshin Impact version 2.0 PC players is easier than mobile players. In addition, PC players can still play Genshin Impact while it is preinstalled.
Players can use the following procedure to install Genshin Impact version 2.0 on their PC.
- Open the Genshin Impact Launcher.
- Genshin Impact Launcher Update.
- Click “Pre-Install Game” after Genshin Impact Launcher is updated.
Once the Genshin Impact version 2.0 update is available, players need to open the launcher and select “Update” to install the game. After that, players do not need to download additional game components.
If pre-installation is interrupted, players can reopen the launcher and click again on “Update.” The game will continue to download from where pre-installation progress is interrupted.
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