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Minecraft Bedrock Beta 1.16.200

9 February 2021
Tags: bedrock-betas

This update mainly fixes bugs and introduces render dragon, the new rendering engine to Window 10.

Rendering Engine

RenderDragon, the new graphics engine for Minecraft Bedrock platforms, is now available on Windows 10 RenderDragon has been available for Xbox and PlayStation hardware since 2019, and now is comming to Windows 10. It is planned to come to mobile devices at a later date.


Ray Tracing on Windows 10 is now avaliable with compatible graphics hardware.

New Volume Settings

New volume setings are now avaliable! New Volume Settings!

Addon Changes


Added query.cardinal_facing_2d to get a ground plane direction that doesn’t return up or down Added the ability to put block models into the models/blocks folder


minecraft:conditional_bandwidth_optimizationcomponent has been removed has removed from entities, preventing the awful entity lag.


Shooter, fuel, and fertilizer components are still broken.

Full changelog: Link