PUBGenjoys immense popularity in Asia. However, the PC version requires high-end hardware, thus preventing a lot of potential and willing gamers from accessing the game.
To address this issue, a PUBG Lite version is in the works, which will run on low-end devices.
Post the launch in Thailand, the beta version of PUBG Lite will now be made available in four other countries.
'PUBG Lite' Beta launched in Thailand, moving to other countries
We had reported that PUBG Lite beta was first launched in Thailand. The developers had expressed a desire to expand it to other countries although no time frame was announced.
Now they have stated that PUBG Lite will be available in the beta mode from February 13 for pre-downloads in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines.
The beta test servers open on February 14.
When is PUBG Lite coming to India?
Seeing how the developers are introducing PUBG Lite to more South Asian countries, it seems to be only a matter of weeks before PUBG enthusiasts, without access to high-end hardware, get the beta version of PUBG Lite in India, as well.
What will be the minimum requirements for 'PUBG Lite'?
Minimum specifications for PUBG Lite is Windows 7, 8, or 10 64bit, Intel Core i3 2.4GHz, 4GB RAM, Intel HD Graphics 4000, 4GB disk space.
Recommended specifications are Windows 7, 8, or 10 64bit, Intel Core i5 2.8GHz, 8GB RAM, AMD Radeon HD7870 or Nvidia GeForce GTX 660, 4GB disk space.
Developers have assured that gameplay will be at par with normal PUBG version.
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How to access 'PUBG Lite' in India now?
Since PUBG Lite has already gone live in Thailand and is expanding to other countries, it is possible for Indian gamers to access the game currently. All they have to do is use a VPN and set it to a Thai internet address.