RPCS3 PS3 emulator for Android (Download APK) Play Station 3

RPCS3 emulator for Android

RPCS3 emulator for Android


RPCS3 is an experimental PS3 Emulator and debugger project written in Java for Android OS.

The first and the only legit emulator which allows you to play Play Station 3 games on Android devices.

It uses OpenGL, Vulkan and DirectX as its back-end API renderers and runs most of the PS3 exclusives on high-end machines.

There will be frequent updates which you can grab from the download section.

RPCS3 emulator for Android


For the first time ever, RPCS3 now capable of booting into VSH, also known as the VirtualShell. This handles the XrossMediaBar that most Play Station 3 players are familar with.

The XMB is used to launch games, browse media, manage settings and much more.

If you have a dedicated GPU that has Vulkan support, then you can expect a decent performance.

RPCS3 supports multiple input gaming devices.

PS3 controllers have plug and play support on RPCS3 emulator.

RPCS3 emulator for Android


RPCS3 (PS3 Emulator) is not made for illegal activities and we have a strict policy about piracy.

Due to legal reasons, we cannot distribute official PlayStation 3 firmware files.

You must download the latest PlayStation 3 firmware update file from official site for use with RPCS3. Once downloaded, you must install the firmware using RPCS3’s built in firmware installer found under Advanced > Install Firmware.


PS3 is based on Arm x64 architecture so RPCS3 runs natively on Android systems by taking advantage of OGRE, Vulcan API and Orbital hardware-assisted virtualization.

  • CPU: octa-core 2.0+ GHz
  • RAM: 6 GB minimim (8 GB recommended)
  • OS: Android 8 (or higher)
  • Storage: 64 MB minimum
RPCS3 emulator for Android


RPCS3 features an auto-updater which will prompt you if you want to update after loading the emulator.

You can either accept, deny or disable updates all together if you wish, though it is not recommended due to the volume of fixes that roll out each day.



This software is also available on the following devices:


  1. Open this link on your browser and download BIOS file: https://www.xevod.com/download-category/bios/
  2. Move the BIOS file (part 1 and part 2) on the following directory in your device: /android/data/com.cobesoft.build22/bios/ (if this folder doesn’t exist please create it)
  3. Open this link on your browser and download Data file: https://www.xevod.com/download-category/data/
  4. Move the Data .obb file (part 1 and part 2) on the following directory in your device: /android/data/com.cobesoft.build22/data/
  5. Launch the app