PUBG Mobile version 1.0 update is finally being rolled out globally and packs the Erangel 2.0 map and all the new features that we have already discussed in the PUBG Mobile 1.0 Update (New Era) Details. Version 1.0 is a major update for the game as it completely revamps the game and pushes it to a new era. The new 1.0 update has already been rolled out for some regions and is still getting rolled out to other regions globally. Everyone will receive the new PUBG Mobile 1.0 update through Google Play Store for Android, and Apple App Store for iOS devices, respectively. Unfortunately, Indian PUBG Mobile players would not be getting the new update as the game is recently banned in India, but they can try downloading the PUBG Mobile New Era update through other trusted sources (links provided below). Now let us talk about the PUBG Mobile New Era, how to download the new update on Android and iOS, and what time it will release for your region.
What’s New in PUBG Mobile 1.0 Update
Asking the question, what is new in PUBGM 1.0 update would be inappropriate, and you should ask what is not new in the New Era. The name of the new update is named “New Era,” and it has everything new from a newly designed user interface, completely redesigned Erangel map (Erangel 2.0), and all sorts of other exciting stuff. If you want to know about the PUBG Mobile New Era update in detail then you can consider reading PUBG Mobile 1.0 Update Details. Know let us know the new update release time and when you can expect the PUBG Mobile New Era update to be released for your region.
New Era Update Release Time
According to one of the community team members of PUBG Mobile Official Discord Server, the update will be released on September 8, between 23:00 UTC to 03:00 UTC. You can expect the new update to be rolled out completely by 03:00 UTC. To make it easier for you to know the exact release time for your region, you can try out this simple time zone conversion tool. Also, the new update size for Android devices is around 1.8 GB, and that for iOS is around 2.1 GB.
Download PUBG Mobile 1.0 Update APK+OBB Global Version
The update is being officially rolled out globally on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store and, you should wait for it to be available officially. But, if you are from regions where PUBG Mobile is banned, such as India, then you can download the PUBG Mobile New Era Update APK and OBB files from the links provided below. You must follow the steps given below to make the new update work on your device.
Step 1. Download the PUBG Mobile 1.0 Update APK+OBB Files from the buttons provided below. Before that, you must make sure you have around 2 GB of internet data to download the files without any issues.
Step 2. Now that you have downloaded both the files on your phone, you need to install the game and place the OBB files on the correct path.
Step 3. Open the folder in the phone’s file manager, where these files are downloaded. For most devices, the default is the “Downloads” folder.
Step 4. Locate both these files and install the APK file by tapping on it once. If you have never sideloaded any Android games or applications before, then you will need to turn on the “Allow Installation from Unknown Sources” by going to your device privacy settings.
Step 5. After installing the APK file, copy or cut the OBB file and paste it inside Android → OBB → com.tencent.ig folder. If the com.tencent.ig folder is not present on your device, then you need to create a new one with the same name.
Step 6. After all the steps are completed you can now launch the game and experience the New Era of PUBG Mobile.
Note: If you are getting any error in running the game then you might consider re-downloading and installing the game to make it work. The other way around is downloading the PUBG Mobile 1.0 update XAP file that would work as well.
PUBG Mobile 1.0 Update brings a New Era to the game by bringing so many new and exciting features. Be it the new Erangel 2.0 map, new lobby, improved graphics, textures, visuals, etc. All these improvements are sure going to provide an edge to PUBG Mobile over the competitors with the Battle Royale genre. Let us know if you like the New Era update, or old was gold in the comments below.