Bigo Live APK 126.96.36.199 APK (Premium Unlocked, Live Chat)
|Bigo Live–Live Stream, Go Live
|Bigo Technology Pte Ltd
|Nov 22, 2023
|Premium Unlocked, Live Chat
|Get it on
Downloading and Signing Up
Downloading Bigo Live
Bigo Live is available for free on the Google Play Store.
To download it:
- Open the Play Store app on your Android device
- Search for “Bigo Live”
- Tap “Install” to download the app
The app is around 75MB in size so it shouldn’t take too long to download and install depending on your internet connection.
Once you’ve downloaded the app, you’ll need to sign up for an account. Here’s how the signup process works:
- Tap “Sign Up”
- Choose your country and enter your phone number
- You’ll receive an SMS with a verification code – enter this code
- Accept the Terms of Service
- Create a username, password, and fill out your profile
The signup process is quick and easy. You can also sign up using your Facebook, Twitter, Google or VK account which will automatically import your profile info.
Interface and Navigation
The Bigo Live interface is well-designed and easy to navigate:
Bigo Live Interface
At the bottom you have tabs to access:
- Live: Browse live streams
- Friends: View followers and people you follow
- Message: Private and group chats
- Me: Your profile and account settings
In the middle is a large button to start broadcasting your own live stream.
At the top right are icons for search, notifications, wallet, settings, and more.
The interface is responsive and optimized for mobile, making it easy to use the app on the go.
Going live and broadcasting yourself on Bigo Live is simple:
- Tap the large pink “Go Live” button in the middle
- Allow access to your phone’s camera and microphone if prompted
- You’ll see a preview of your video
- Tap the “Start Live” button to begin broadcasting
Your live stream will now appear publicly for anyone to watch.
As you broadcast you can see the number of viewers and incoming comments. Fans can also send you virtual gifts which make sounds and animations on your stream.
To end your live stream, tap the “End” button and confirm when prompted.
Live Stream Settings
Before going live, you have various options and settings to customize your broadcast:
- Camera: Switch between your front and rear cameras
- Beauty: Adjust beauty effects like skin smoothing
- Filter: Add fun filters and effects
- Caption: Add text captions and stickers
- Music: Play background music in your stream
- Location: Choose to show or hide your location
- Password: Make your stream password protected
- Allow viewers: Block viewers by gender or location
Experiment with these settings to personalize your broadcast and control your privacy.
Watching Live Streams
The main “Live” tab shows a constantly updated feed of live broadcasts from around the world.
To watch a live stream:
- Browse the “Live” tab and tap any stream to view it
- Landscape orientation is recommended for the best viewing experience
- Comment and react to the stream in real-time
- Send virtual gifts if you’d like to support the broadcaster
The app recommends streams based on your interests and location. You can also search for streams by game, talent, or location.
Some top features for watching live include:
- PK: Streamers can battle 1v1 in PK competitions
- Top Broadcasters: Browse popular verified broadcasters
- Location: Watch local streams from your city or country
- Games: Watch streams focused on gaming, including esports tournaments
Overall, watching live streams with Bigo Live is an engaging experience with lots of ways to interact.
Interacting via live chat is a key part of the Bigo Live experience.
As you watch a live stream, you can chat in real-time with the broadcaster and other viewers.
To participate in a live chat:
- Watch any live stream
- Tap the message/chat icon near the bottom
- Type your message and send it
Your chat message will instantly appear on the live stream for everyone to see.
The streamer can also invite you to join them for a video chat during their broadcast. This allows you to chat face-to-face and appear on their live stream.
In addition to public live stream chats, you can also send private messages to other users.
Virtual gifting allows fans to support streamers by purchasing and sending virtual gifts during live broadcasts.
- Tap the gift icon while watching a live stream
- Choose a gift like flowers, cars, pets, and more
- Confirm the diamond (in-app currency) cost
- Your gift will create an animated effect and sound on the streamer’s broadcast
The more rare and expensive the gift, the bigger the reaction it will trigger. Gift prices range from 10 diamonds for common gifts to 50,000+ diamonds for ultra rare gifts.
As a broadcaster, the virtual gifts you receive can be exchanged for real money. Popular streamers can earn significant incomes from virtual gifting.
Gifts can be exchanged for “beans” in your Bigo Live wallet. Beans can then be withdrawn to your bank account once you meet the threshold.
Gifting helps support your favorite streamers and gives your live streams an interactive element.
Games and Interactions
Aside from live streaming and chatting, Bigo Live also features interactive mini-games and content:
PK Battles let you compete 1v1 against another streamer in a singing or talent battle. Viewers can vote for the winner.
Answer pop culture trivia questions and see if you can climb the leaderboard.
Adopt a cute virtual pet, decorate your pet house, and grow your pet.
Customize your own 3D avatar with stylish fashion and accessories.
The Bar is a social feed where you can post photos, videos, and updates.
These features give you more ways to interact in the app beyond just live streaming.
Making Money on Bigo Live
As a popular broadcaster on Bigo Live, you can actually earn real money in a few different ways:
- Virtual Gifts: As mentioned above, exchange the virtual gifts you receive for “beans”, which can be cashed out.
- Live Streaming: Earn a share of the revenue from your live stream views.
- BIGO Bonus: Earn bonuses for reaching certain milestones.
- BIGO Agency: Join an agency to receive guidance and potentially higher revenue share.
To withdraw your earnings, go to your wallet, tap withdraw, and link your payment account. There is a minimum threshold before you can withdraw.
While it takes dedication to build a large audience, Bigo Live offers monetization opportunities for top talent.
Safety and Moderation
Bigo Live has various safety and moderation measures in place:
- Reporting: Report inappropriate content or users easily in-app. Moderators will review reported streams swiftly.
- Bans: Users who violate community guidelines may be banned from streaming or using chat.
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