Become a Minecraft PE Better Together Beta Tester!

Be a Minecraft Beta Tester

The Minecraft Better Together update has been delayed to some time this fall. If you’re like us, you can’t wait for it to come out. The good news? You might not have to wait if you don’t want to. By becoming a Minecraft PE Better Together beta tester you can get access to the next generation version of Minecraft. Almost anyone can become a Beta Tester for this latest version of Minecraft for Windows 10, mobile devices and consoles. Here’s what you need to know!

In this article when we talk about Minecraft we want to be clear that we are not talking about the Java Edition. The Better Together update will be for all platforms and versions of Minecraft with the exception of Java Edition. The versions that are a part of the beta test are Minecraft PE for Android devices, Windows 10 Edition and Xbox One Edition.

Minecraft Beta Test Platforms – Hardware and Edition

First, you’ll need to be running a platform that is available for beta testing. According to the latest information from the official Minecraft site, you’ll need to be on one of the following platforms:

  • Android  – You must own Minecraft Pocket Edition and have the Google Play Store on your Android device.
  • Windows 10 – You must own the digital version of Minecraft Windows 10 Edition.
  • Xbox One – You must own the digital version of Minecraft Xbox One Edition.

Become an Android Minecraft Beta Tester

  1. Close Minecraft Pocket Edition if it is running
  2. Apply to be an Android beta tester by visiting the official Android Beta Test Sign-up
  3. Click the “Become a Tester” button
  4. Wait for Minecraft Pocket Edition to update to the current Better Together Beta version
  5. Have Fun!

Become a Windows 10 Minecraft Beta Tester

  1. Close Minecraft Windows 10 Edition if it is running
  2. Visit the Microsoft Store on your Windows 10 PC
  3. Locate the Xbox Insider Hub application and install it
  4. Once installed, open the Xbox Insider application
  5. Go to Insider > Minecraft Beta and click Join
  6. Wait for Minecraft Windows 10 Edition to update to the current Better Together Beta version
  7. Have Fun!

Become an Xbox One Minecraft Beta Tester

  1. Close Minecraft Xbox One Edition if it is running
  2. On your Xbox One, visit the Microsoft Store
  3. Locate the Xbox Insider Hub application and install it
  4. Once installed, open the Xbox Insider application
  5. Go to Insider > Minecraft Beta and click Join
  6. Wait for Minecraft Xbox One Edition to update to the current Better Together Beta version
  7. Play!

Playing and Making Minecraft Better

The Mojang development team has one simple ask: Report bugs that you find in the beta version so they can make this release the best one yet. Bugs need to be placed on the official Mojang Minecraft bug tracker so they are accessible by the development team.

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