Ryujinx emulator iOS

Ryujinx emulator for iOS

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Ryujinx is an open-source Nintendo Switch™ emulator created by gdkchan and written in C# for iOS devices (iPhone and iPad), Windows, Linux, Android and MacOS.

This emulator aims at providing excellent accuracy and performance, a user-friendly interface, and consistent builds.


The name Ryujinx is based on the name “Ryujin.” In other words, a name for a Mythical (Sea-God) Dragon.

More information can be found here. The name stems from Ryu (as already explained), then RyuJIT; which is the codename for the JIT compiler for Net Core.

The NX part of the name is from the Codename of the Switch itself.

The app was developed with the intention to give users an easy transition from the physical Switch to playing on your phone.

Ryujinx Emulator App is available for both Android and iPhone mobile phones.

Make sure you are running the latest versions of your phones operating system in order to avoid any issues.

Wifi or Your phones internet data is required to play online.

This emulator was developed not only for single play but also for providing an epic multiplayer experience for all users.

Ryujinx is available on GitHub under the MIT license.

  • Nintendo Switch is a trademark of Nintendo Co., Ltd.
  • iOS is a trademark of Apple Inc.

System requirements

In order to run the application correctly, it is necessary to meet the minimum requirements given in the table below.

OS versioniOS 9.0 (or higher)
DeviceiPhone 8.0+
JailbreakNot required
Disk space32 MB
The table lists the minimum system requirements for running Ryujinx emulator iOS

It is still possible to install the app on devices not mentioned above, but we cannot guarantee its proper functioning.

We recommend backing up the device on which the app will be installed before performing any installation of third-party apps not from the official app Store.


There will be frequent updates which you can grab from the link below.

The last version implements the following new features:

•Added new graphic user settings (for iPhone 9 or higher only)

•Improved games performance (for iOS 10.0+)

•RAM optimization improvements

•Complete restructure the entire project and rewrite nearly every file

•Designer new app Icon

•New advance settings in the home menu

This application is from a third-party developer, so an automatic update won’t be available.

You will need to manually update the app by installing the new version from the IPA file; the previous app will be replaced automatically.

All the updates have the latest fixes and optimizations, but their constantly changing nature means that little testing has been done on them and unknown bugs may appear.


  1. Download AltServer on your computer:
  2. Install AltStore to your iPhone (or iPad)
  3. Launch AltStore to begin downloading apps
  4. Leave AltServer running, and AltStore will do the rest

If you have some problem to install the app, you can try to follow the complete guide.