Downloaded games are the games that are downloaded into the operating system of the device it may window, android, iOS or any other. Downloaded games can be directly loaded from the system and it does not require internet or any other form of connectivity to run. But the games are downloaded from the internet, for the personal desktop the games can be downloaded from the official website or any other known website source but for other operating systems like android and iOS the games are downloaded using the play store app. While there is also another way of enjoying games and that is online gaming, for online gaming it not necessary to install the game to the device and the game can be enjoyed online with the connectivity of the internet.
Why downloaded games?
Honestly, the downloaded games are always preferred over the online games and the main reason is, the downloaded games do not require the need of internet to enjoy the game while for online gaming it is mandatory to have an internet connectivity to play the game. The downloaded game can be directly run from the device while the online game requires an internet browser and an internet connectivity.
For multiplayer gaming, the online games are preferred because multiplayer gaming requires the connectivity with the internet. But today there are many games that provide multiplayer gaming without the need for the internet. The individual can play multiplayer games using Wi-Fi technology in which all the interested players first download the game to their respective device and then after the installation of the game they need to create a hotspot to which all the other devices are connect. After all the devices are connected to the hotspot, all the players can enjoy the multiplayer experience.
How are games downloaded online?
- For PC: As PC has an operating system known as windows and the games on the PC are downloaded using an internet browser from the internet. There are official websites of the games that provide easy download but they are paid and there are also the websites on the internet which provide the games but they are not paid and provide a free download. Both of these methods have their pros and cons.
- For other devices: Other devices besides the PC operates on the operating system known as Android, windows and iOS. Well on these devices, the games can be also be downloaded the same way as stated above but the games for these devices are different because the configurations of these devices are quite low as compared to the PC. So mostly the games for these devices are downloaded using the application known as play store where all the device compatible games are provided. So the play store application is opened and then the game is searched, if the game is available it will be displayed and after that click on the install option to download the game. After some time the game would be downloaded to the device and can be enjoyed.
The thing which is to be considered while downloading is that the game configuration should match with your device. Always go for official website for downloading games online. Authorized websites allow you to download game properly without the risk of any malware or virus in it.