How fake GTA 5 APK files on the internet can damage players’ Android devices
Even though GTA 5 is not available on mobile gaming platforms, there are many fake GTA 5 APKs circulating on the internet. Players should avoid these files.
Despite the massive popularity of GTA 5, Rockstar Games has not released it to the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. There are only five GTA games that players can download and enjoy on their mobile gaming devices. They are:
- Grand Theft Auto San Andreas
- Grand Theft Auto Vice City
- Grand Theft Auto III
- GTA: Liberty City Stories
- GTA: Chinatown Wars
Also read: GTA games on Android and iOS devices: everything you need to know
GTA 5 APK files on the internet are bogus
There are a lot of people on the internet who are trying to trick gamers into downloading fake GTA 5 APK files. Since the game is not legally supported on mobile gaming devices, there is a high chance that these GTA 5 APK files will harm Android and iOS smartphones.
Many people with cruel intentions often use APK files of GTA 5 to install malware and viruses on the devices of innocent players. Needless to say, these files are illegal and promote piracy.
In addition to APKs for GTA 5, gamers should also beware of YouTube videos promoting gamers to download GTA 5. These videos are fake and give gamers false hope.
Other ways to enjoy GTA 5 on mobile devices
Players can enjoy GTA 5 on their Android and iOS devices using Steam Link, PS Remote Play, and Xbox Game Pass. They can check out the articles below to find out how:
How can remote play be used to play GTA 5 on Android devices?
How to play GTA 5 on Android smartphones using Xbox Game Pass
Disclaimer: This article is intended for beginners. While this information may seem obvious to some, many new players are often confused.