The release of the update took place on September 2, 2020, and only for the Android version of the game.
In this release, a lot of bugs were fixed that caused crashes when playing. Also in the new version, some interface changes have been made. You can see them in the image below.
If you are playing Minecraft PE on Android, then we recommend that you update to the new version as soon as possible. The full list of changes can be found below.
Is there anything I need to know before downloading Minecraft PE 1.16.1.04?
Before downloading and installing the update, we recommend that you create a backup of your world. This will help you restore your game progress in case something goes wrong during the update process.
If you are using an iOS device, then you need to have at least iOS 8 installed on your device. If you are using an Android device, then you need to have at least Android 4.2 installed on your device.
If you have any problems with the update, then feel free to leave a comment below and we will try to help you as soon as possible.
What’s new in Minecraft PE 1.16.1.04?
The main changes in this update are related to bug fixes and interface changes. A full list of changes can be found below.
List of changes in Minecraft PE 1.16.1.04:
- Fixed crashes that occurred when playing;
- Made some interface changes.
Minecraft PE 1.16.1.04 fixes:
- Fixed a crash when accessing the “Resource Packs” menu;
- Fixed a crash that occurred when leaving the world;
- Fixed a crash that occurred when using fireworks;
- Fixed a crash on iOS devices that had more than 2GB of RAM;
- Fixed a crash that occurred when using the “/give” command;
How to install Minecraft PE 1.16.1.04?
If you are using an iOS device, then you can install the update by going to the Settings menu and then selecting the “General” tab. From there, select the “Software Update” option and then follow the instructions on the screen. If you are using an Android device, then you can install the update by opening the Google Play Store and then selecting the “My apps & games” option from the side menu. From there, select the “update” button next to Minecraft Pocket Edition.
Minecraft PE updates 1.16.1.04 FAQ:
If you are having problems installing the update, then we recommend that you try restarting your device and then trying again. If that doesn’t work, then you can try uninstalling and reinstalling the game.
If you can’t find the update in the Google Play Store, then it is likely that your device is not compatible with the new version. In this case, we recommend that you wait for the next update which will hopefully be compatible with your device.
No, your world will not be deleted if you update to the new version. However, we still recommend that you create a backup of your world before updating, just in case something goes wrong.