What is the BGMI Error Code 1: Everything you need to know

The BGMI Error Code 1 has been popping up for many players are we discuss the possible reasons and solutions.

                                                               BGMI (image via. mysmartprice.com)

The ever popular Battlegrounds Mobile India is starting to once again open its gates, after a new announcement stated that the game will be releasing very soon in India. Krafton has released a new statement that has made many people speculate about the game releasing this month. The servers have been taken down as many people try to access the game in hopes of the release. Players have been met with a particular BGMI Error Code 1 when trying to access the servers and we decode what exactly it means.

Battlegrounds Mobile India had released a statement earlier on 19th May 2023 about releasing BGMI once again in India. The game had been banned last year due to a proposal passed by the government. With Krafton’s announcement, many players are excited and eager to get in the game once again.

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What is the BGMI Error Code 1 and how to fix it?

BGMI Error Code 1
                                                        BGMI Error Code 1 (image via. aajtak.in)

The BGMI Error Code 1 is a notification that prevents the player from entering the game. This can happen due to a variety of reasons like network connectivity issues, device incompatibility, corrupted game files, or the server being under maintenance.

This issue is simple and solving the root is generally the best option. You can also try troubleshooting like restarting your mobile device or reinstalling the game to fix it. However, server problems can only be resolved once Krafton fixes the issue.


Recently there has been a surge of players getting this error while opening BGMI. The reason is quite simple. The new and improved BGMI server for India has not be released as of yet. If you try to get in the game ignoring the BGMI server update notice, you might face this error. This can also occur if you are trying to access the game through a emulator.

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Currently, you can only wait till the servers for new BGMI are up and running. Once that is done you can access the game without any errors. But if you still face this error it will be helpful if you contact BGMI’s customer support or use the troubleshooting we mentioned. the exact release date for the new BGMI server has not been revealed yet, but netizens are hopeful it will be within May 2023.

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