Android Emulator

the Android emulator represents a specific Android device which is used as a target device to execute and test an Android application on a computer. All the functionalities of a real device are facilitated by the Android emulator.

Even phone calls and text messages can be received on an Android emulator.

The data transfer for instance, in a real device connected through USB is slower than an emulator. 

Requirement and recommendations:

  • SDK Tools 26.1.1 or higher
  • 64-bit processor
  • Windows: CPU with UG
  • HAXM 6.2.1 or later