One of the most popular emulator apps available for general use these days is GBA4iOS. It doesn’t require a jailbreak to work and is completely free, offering plenty of features for all users. It offers support for Gameboy, Gameboy Color, Gameboy Advance, Nintendo and other consoles, providing you with plenty of choice of games to play. So long as you have a minimum of 2GB RAM on your iPhone or iPad, you can take full advantage of the features we’ll be talking about later.
GBA4iOS is an emulator app and it provides you with the tools you need to play your favorite Nintendo and Gameboy games on your iOS device. These games are in ROM format, Read-Only-Memory, and each is a software copy of the official games on the cartridges or discs that you insert into the console. ROMs are illegal to download unless you own the physical cartridge or disc because they are protected by copyright. Secondly, you must only download your ROMs from a reputable and safe source and use anti-virus on your device to ensure you are protected. You choose to install and use GBA4iOS at your own risk.
With the formalities out of the way, it’s time to look at how you can install GBA4iOS onto your iPhone or iPad. Because you can’t get it from the app store, you will need to download an external store called Emus4U. Installing this doesn’t just allow you to download GBA4iOS; it also allows you to choose from over 2000 other apps, games, tweaks and more, all for free and many of them modified or tweaked with features that Apple wouldn’t approve of:
It is likely that, when you tap on GBA4iOS or even Emus4U App, for the first time, an Untrusted Developer error will appear, stopping you from going any further. To use the app you must resolve this issue.
Very safe. It was provided by one of the most respected developers in the iOS community and he has a reputation to protect. He has worked hard to ensure that you have a safe emulator app to use on your iPhone or iPad and he has made sure that you do not need to jailbreak, which means no root access is required; that means your device has not been left open for any external threat.
While there are some game ROMs in GBA4iOS, you will need to manually download them. Here’s how:
To add other ROMs, search on Google and download them in the same way.
Should you need to remove GBA4iOS from your device for any reason, just choose one of these methods:
Both methods will result in GBA4iOS being removed
GBA4iOS is a popular emulator app and is one of the easiest to use. It’s perfect for those who do not want to jailbreak but who want their favorite console games back on their devices. Give it a go; its free to use and offers a great choice of games.