We have some great news to share with Pokemon GO fans today! Thee Samsung Galaxy apps version of the highly popular mobile game has just received a new update. Pokemon GO’s developers are rolling out the update via OTA (over the air) channels, but it can also be manually downloaded and installed in the form of APK (Android Package Kit). Nonetheless, let’s go ahead and check out everything there is to know about the new update and all the improvements that it brings.
Pokemon GO 0.161.0 Update
The new update is changing Pokemon GO’s version number to 0.161.0 and the only thing that fans of the mobile game need to do in order to access it is to keep their smartphones connected to a stable Wi-Fi network. Pokemon GO fans should be pleased to find out that the new update is aiming to enhance the overall gameplay stability and it does that by introducing a bunch of bug fixes and software improvements.
The first thing that Pokemon GO fans are going to notice after installing the new update is that the mobile game is running smoother and faster than usual. This is thanks to the under the hood software improvements that the update brings. More importantly, the chances of Pokemon GO randomly crashing are lower than ever because the bug fixes are tackling various issues which impacted the overall performances of the mobile game.
Pokemon GO implements AR (augmented reality) technology and this is why the mobile game requires a minimum of 2GB RAM in order to run without any issues. The minimum operating system required for Pokemon GO is Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat or higher. Furthermore, the mobile game is free to play and it has been optimized for smartphones, not tablets.