miHoYo allows some players to preload certain elements of Genshin Impact Update 2.1 in advance, making the installation of the new update much faster.
Genshin Impact Players are eagerly awaiting the latest game update: Update 2.1. It’s coming out soon, and miHoYo will allow players to pre-download part of the update before its release, as it has since Genshinupdate 1.3.
Pre-installation of Genshin Impact update 2.1 will be available for PC and mobile users only, as before. Unfortunately, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 users will not be able to download these resources earlier. The release date for Update 2.1 will be September 1, 2021; Today on its news blog, miHoYo finally posted the time and date when the pre-install downloads would be available to begin.
Update 2.1 will be available for Genshin Impactopen world from August 30, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. (UTC + 8), or 7:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Players will be able to access some of Update 2.1’s assets through the menu in both the mobile and PC versions, giving those who want to access the update as quickly as possible a way to make the day one download a little bit smoother. fast. Mobile users will not be able to play during the pre-install, but PC users can download the pre-update in the background while playing. How long this will shorten the download will greatly depend on individual download speeds and connection strength, but anything that makes a download a little faster can help.
In order to download the pre-installation update for Genshin Impact, mobile gamers on iOS will need to enter the App Store and press the Update button. Android users can follow the instructions in the app or update the game from the Google Play menu. PC gamers will need to browse the game to update it by going to the Paimon menu, then Settings, Other, and Pre-install Resource Package. There will also be a “Pre-Install Resource Pack” on the loading screen for PC players. PC gamers will also need to update the launcher by clicking “Game Pre-Install” next to the “Launch” button.
There has been no indication if miHoYo plans to allow pre-install for PlayStation users. Hopefully this will roll out to console versions of the game to allow everyone to speed up their Day 1 downloads. Additionally, miHoYo has yet to release when the Full Update 2.1 will be available to gamers on September 1, but that information should be available soon. In the meantime, players can go back and find all the hidden quests 2.0 located in Inazuma while they wait.
Genshin Impact is available for mobile, PC, PS4 and PS5.
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