BGMI 1.6 update: Release date, features, size and more

Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) 1.6 update

The highly anticipated BGMI 1.6 update is releasing soon across the Android and iOS platforms. Moreover, a beta version has also been launched for the same that is being used to test the new features coming in the next Battlegrounds Mobile India‘s update. Although the 1.6 update is a few days away, Krafton has unveiled the list of new features coming in the next version.

Without a doubt, developers bring a lot of new content for players in the major updates. However, gamers always like to perceive a detailed look at everything coming in the next update.

So without further ado, here’s a look at what we know about the BGMI 1.6 update.

Everything you need to know about BGMI 1.6 Update release date

BGMI 1.6 update: Release date, features, size and more
BGMI 1.6 update (Image via: Natural YT)

We are already familiar with the major changes coming with the latest BGMI 1.6 update. From the new Flora Menace Mode to the Rejuvenation Barrier feature, the next patch is packed with loads of interesting features. Here’s when it’s going to release:

The BGMI 1.6 update is releasing on September 14th 2021. As always, the servers will not be taken down for maintenance. As soon as it drops, players can download the update from Google Play Store and Apple App Store.

Moreover, players can bag a bunch of free rewards, when they update the game to the 1.6 version. However, make sure to initiate the update at your earliest, as the rewards are valid for a certain period.

Related: BGMI Redeem Codes (July 2021)

List of new features coming to 1.6 update

Everything you need to know about BGMI 1.6 Update release date
Payload 2.0 returning to BGMI 1.6 update

BGMI players are no strangers to the content that comes with the major updates. This time the developers are going to implement these new features and changes in the 1.6 update:

  • New gameplay mode – Flora Menace
  • New feature – Rejuvenation Barrier
  • Cell Matrix – Only appears on Erangel
  • DynaHex Supplies – Use these supplies to get combat supplies

In addition to this, the following old classic modes and maps are being relaunched into the 1.6 update:

  • Infection Mode
  • Survive Till Dawn
  • Metro Royale: Reunion
  • Payload Mode
  • Vikendi

What’s the size of BGMI 1.6 update?

Although the exact update size will be revealed on the launch day, we expect the BGMI 1.6 version to weigh around 990 MB. Additionally, players will be asked to download several resource packs as soon as the update is installed.

Thus, make sure that you have enough space on your device before downloading the new update. It’s also worth noting that the size may vary for iOS devices.

Related: PUBG Mobile 1.6 Beta Update: APK download link for Android

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