How to create an
Emulator in Android
Virtual Device (AVD) is an emulator configuration that lets you model an actual
device by defining hardware and software options to be emulated by the Android
SDK includes a virtual mobile device emulator that runs on your computer. The
emulator lets you prototype, develop and test Android applications without
using a physical device.
you can check your UI(User Interface), functionality but many applications not
supported by emulator. For example GPS, Phone Calling etc.
steps to create an emulator in eclipse
1. Go to the Window menu and choose Android Virtual Device Manager
2. If you are beginner user or first
android application user then create a
new avd from click in New button
3. Now fill all requirement and click Ok
4. Choose your device name and launch