Difference Between PUBG Mobile and PUBG PC (With Table)

Player Unknown Battlegrounds are also known by the name ‘PUBG’, is the new version of a battle royale game. There are hundreds of players competing against each other with the minimal skill of survival, exploration and scavenger hunting, etc. Launched by the subsidiary of South Korean Company PUBG has become one of the best-selling and most played video games.

PUBG Mobile vs PUBG PC

The difference between PUBG Mobile and PUBG PC is PUBG Mobile game is free to download, and PUBG PC is paid, which you have to buy from a digital distribution service. PUBG PC has better graphics and visuals when compared to PUBG Mobile. PUBG Mobile has different game modes, which are less in PUBG PC. The developers frequently add different modes in PUBG Mobile to engage the audience.

PUBG Mobile Game provides us with a different kind of gameplay. In Mobile, you can easily pick up the weapons and all the other things available. There is an auto-pickup in it. User Interface of Mobile is different from the PC. In PUBG Mobile, touchscreen and triggers are used, whereas, in PUBG PC, it is controlled through mouse and keyboard.

PUBG PC has good graphics if we compare it to the Mobile game. PUBG Pc is a little bit difficult to play. As you have to select the weapons and map manually, which is automatically done in PUBG Mobile. PUBG PC makes the game look more natural and gives us an excellent experience.

Comparison Table Between PUBG Mobile and PUBG PC

Parameter of Comparison PUBG MobilePUBG PC
GraphicsPUBG Mobile doesn’t have good graphics. It mostly has a lower resolution as compared to PC.PUBG PC is known for having good graphics and design. With 1080 HD Resolution, it gives the real feel.
ModelIt is available for free, and anyone can download it from the app and ios store.It has a paid version. 
Game ModesIt has more game modes like Arena, PlayLab, etc., and it has Ranked Solo, Dual, and Squad mode.It has comparatively fewer game modes and only has Ranked Squads.
GamePlayRecoiling guns and weapons are much easier.Here it is difficult to recoil the same game, and it doesn’t have minimaps.
Additional FeatureIt has visual-audio cues and location-based features, and more customization options.It has fewer customization options than mobile, but it offers plenty of it.

What is PUBG Mobile?

PUBG Mobile game one of the best video games available for free worldwide. It has become so popular that since its release in 2017 till now it has almost 1 billion downloads. It offers a new type of gameplay that can be played by any user, and it is replayable. It comes with the concept of battle royale in which there are different battlegrounds and a hundred players compete with you and at the end who survives wins the game.
PUBG Mobile has a lot of advantages if we distinguish it from PUBG PC.

To make the game much more attractive for mobile users, developers have added a lot of game modes in the mobile, lot of customization option is available. Auto-pickup of guns and machinery, and it has a user interface of touch and triggers. It has minimaps and also shows location and blood marks on the player screen from where they were shot.

The reason it is available free is to allow more users to discover the app. However, it has some cons also. But still, people who don’t have consoles or Xbox’s have an option to play on mobile instead of cloning the game.

What is PUBG PC?

PUBG PC is a paid game, and it can be downloaded digitally from Steam. It was released on various platforms like Microsoft, Xbox, PlayStation, etc. One of the most prominent features of the PUBG PC is its impressive graphics, visuals, and designs. The PC version game appears to be more realistic and smoother than the mobile version. There is much more detailing and decorations like extra rooms or closets available in PC, lacking in the former.

PC Version is much more challenging to play, and it has slower gameplay. Due to manually picking up the items and attaching them, the recoiling of guns is very difficult. Due to the non-availability of minimaps, it is challenging to spot your enemies. But it has 16x scopes which makes it so natural as if hitting and killing feels much more intimidating.

The Training Modes in both the game is different. PUBG PC has Camp Jackal. Camp Jackal is much larger and grander than Training Camp of Mobile. Here you can easily practice the long-range battles and driving cars as compared to Mobile. PUBG PC has Ranked Squads, Solos and Duals are not available, but Ranked Solos is expected to come.

Main Differences Between PUBG Mobile and PUBG PC

  1. PUBG Mobile plays the game in a lower resolution mode. If you try to play it in ultra mode, the gaming experience of PUBG Pc cannot match it, giving you a fantastic gaming experience.
  2. One of the advantages that PUBG Mobile has that it is available for free, and you can download and play it from app stores. Whereas for PUBG PC, you have to pay money for gaming.
  3. PUBG Mobile has more game modes like Arena, PlayLab, etc., and it has Ranked Solo, Dual, and Squad mode, while PUBG PC has significantly fewer modes like Classic mode.
  4. The gameplay and User Interface are very different in both. While PUBG Mobile has auto-pickup and minimaps in PC, it is difficult to manually load the weapons and maps.
  5. PUBG Mobile has a range of options available like clothing, vehicles, weapons, etc., which is fewer in PUBG PC.

Conclusion

It is challenging to tell that which is better, PUBG Mobile or PUBG PC. There are pros and cons of both. Although players are inclined more towards PUBG Mobile, the reason being that it is free of cost and anyone can play easily plus it has got lot more advantages over PUBG PC. But we cannot ignore the PC version also.

Nevertheless, if the player can play on both Mobile and PC conveniently, it is easier for them to tell which suits them better. Because everyone has a different playing style and every one is unique. So whatever suits the player is best for them.

References

  1. http://eprints.ums.ac.id/id/eprint/89395
  2. http://e-journal.stmiklombok.ac.id/index.php/jire/article/view/122
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