How to run android virtual environment (emulator) on pc using GENYMOTION
Hi guys! take a moment of your time to read this tutorial. This article will be useful to you. do you ever think to run android on your PC? Indeed there are many ways to do it. Many tutorials are available on the internet, haha! but, In this tutorial we will use a different way. have you heard about the Genymotion app? yup, we will learn about How to run android virtual environment (androVM / emulator or what else) on your pc using GENYMOTION! sorry I'm not good to make foreword :)
If you want to run android OS on PC, this is very useful if you want to run android apps or want to test android application. If you are an application developer, is also required. I accidentally found this tutorial. A member of the xda-developers with nicknames pratyush997, create articles about Genymotion. apparently, genymotion is an Android Virtual Environment that worth to try. GenyMotion available for windows and linux platforms. In this case we will install on windows platform.
To install the Windows platform, we will need two essential components:
- Engine of Oracle VirtualBox, download here.
- GenyMotion. Just signup and download here.
- oe download GenyMotion that contained virtualBox here
The next step is to install virtualbox. This step is very easy, no need to explain :) Next, install GenyMotion. This step is also very easy. Then, run GenyMotion, if you have not installed virtualbox, it will display a warning that virtualbox is not available.
This is a picture of the first launch of genymotion
|GenyMotion first start. image by pratyush997|
attention! you need to login to create a new virtual device
once logged in, you can add the virtual device you want to install
downloading genymotion virtual device
after that, you can start you virtual device