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Just after the release of the PUBG Mobile update 0.16.5 and Season 11, another new beta update is knocking the door. Recently, the developers have pushed the PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 beta update. This new update contains features like Death Camera, Winter mode and some minor improvements. So, are you looking forward to downloading it? Continue reading to know how you can download the PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 beta update.
What is new in PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 beta update?
1. Death Camera
One of the most requested community feature, Death Camera is finally arriving. Death Camera will let players to see how they were killed. This will help them to learn their mistakes and do the necessary improvements. Most importantly, Death camera will also help in catching the cheaters.
2. Winter Mode in Vikendi
Now, this is something interesting! Tencent is trying to put more survival elements in PUBG Mobile and extreme cold mode is an example. Players will face extreme cold conditions, and for that, they need to gather woods from around to have a bonfire. Also, players can hunt chicken and roast them in the fire. Failing to have fire will reduce health significantly. Please note, this winter mode will only appear in Vikendi.
Also, in this extreme cold mode, players will have to fight random animals. And there will be a snowstorm every five minutes. To avoid the snowstorm, players will need to find a safe place.
3. Color Blind Mode
Introduced a few weeks ago officially by the PUBG Mobile team, Color Blind mode is finally arriving in the game. Color Blind Mode will help the color blind people to recognize different players to help them come up with a better performance.
4. Uzi Pro
The Uzi gun is getting an upgrade. Until now, the gun did not have any attachment slot which could add Red dot or holographic sight. But with the new update, players will be able to add either Red dot or holographic slot with Uzi.
5. Arcade Machines in Erangel
To celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of PUBG Mobile, developers have set arcade machine in Erangel spawn island. Players will be able to play in that arcade machines that will give rewards. However, the rewards will vanish once the plane starts.
6. New DBS Gun
A new gun is getting introduced in PUBG Mobile that is DBS. The gun will only be available through airdrops and flare gun drops. DBS is having a magazine capacity of 14 with 100 metres range and 6 seconds of recoil time.
7. VOIP Adjustments
With the PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 beta update, players can adjust the sound of their teammates. There was no option for this in the game until now, even though it was an important feature. Finally, this much-needed feature has arrived.
8. Revamped Design of UAZ and Darcia
The two cars, UAZ and Darcia are getting small changes. They will not look completely different, but players will be able to differentiate them after the PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 update.
9. Universal Mark
Universal mark system will allow players to make locations, crates, doors, supplies to easily communicate with the team. The marked object colors will be different according to the material. Players can configure it in the game settings.
10. Brother in Arms Function
Through ‘Brother in Arms’ experienced players with rich experience can play with new players can help them learn the game. This will allow the experienced players to get some rewards for free!
11. New character – Carlo
After Sara, another new character is arriving. However, this time it is a male character named Carlo. Players can claim Carlo from the shop for free.
these are all the features that have been leaked through the PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 beta update. If we are able to get more information, we will update the article. So keep watching this space for future updates.
How to download PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 Beta Update
Download PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 Beta update on Android
To download the new beta update on your Android device, please follow the mentioned steps.
- Download the PUBG Mobile APK by clicking here.
- Open the downloaded file.
- A popup will come which will ask to ‘allow apps from unknown sources’. You can either allow it from there or you can do it manually by settings > safety and privacy > Install apps from unknown sources
- Now, wait until the installation is finished. It may take up to 10 minutes depending on your phone’s performance.
- You are done. Enjoy the privileges of testing the features by logging in with a guest account.
Please note that the standard PUBG Mobile version has nothing to do with this beta version. You can have both on your phone without any issues.
Download PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 Beta update on iOS
To download the new update on your iOS device, please follow the mentioned steps.
- Download the game file by clicking here. We recommend you to use Safari for this. Or, you can download via TestFlight app by clicking here.
- After the download is complete, click on ‘install’ and wait for it to finish.
- After the installation is complete go to Settings > General > Configuration Documents and Device Management > Trusted Certificates and complete.
- Now you can enjoy your game!
If you face any issues regarding the installation. You can delete the old version and try again.
PUBG Mobile 0.17.0 Update Release date
The update will be releasing on February 12, 2020. So get ready to experience these new features!
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