Xamarin Android Player

0.6.5 Android emulator for Windows

Fernando Ortega

Software to simulate Android devices on a Windows PC for app development and testing.

Development platform and Android OS emulator that can play and debug APK apps on a Windows desktop system with OpenGL.

Xamarin Android Player 0.6.5 is a freeware Android development app and developer tool developed by Xamarin for Windows, it's powerful, modern and well-designed.

The download has been tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below.


Android emulation tool for development and running APK apps

Xamarin Android Player helps simulate, debug, demo or run Android apps in a fast and hassle-free environment. Running Android on an x86 virtual machine using hardware accelerated virtualization and OpenGL, Xamarin Android Player is significantly faster than the stock Android Emulator.

Features of Xamarin Android Player

  • Android emulator: Emulates Android devices on your Windows computer for testing and development purposes.
  • App debugging: Allows easy debugging of Android apps running in the emulator.
  • Customizable settings: Offers options to customize emulator settings and performance parameters.
  • Fast and efficient: Provides a fast and efficient emulation experience for smooth app testing.
  • File transfer: Enables file transfer between the computer and the emulated Android device.
  • Keyboard mapping: Allows mapping of computer keyboard keys for easy interaction with the emulator.
  • Multi-touch and gesture support: Simulates multi-touch input and gesture interactions for app testing.
  • Multiple device profiles: Supports a wide range of Android device profiles for testing compatibility.
  • Native code support: Supports running and testing apps that use native code components.
  • Network simulation: Simulates different network conditions for testing app behavior under varying network conditions.
  • OpenGL ES support: Emulates OpenGL ES for testing graphics-intensive apps and games.
  • Screen recording: Records video footage of the emulator screen for app demonstrations and tutorials.
  • Seamless integration: Integrates with popular development environments for a streamlined workflow.
  • Sensor simulation: Simulates various sensors like GPS, accelerometer and gyroscope for testing sensor-based apps.
  • Virtual machine snapshots: Provides the ability to save and restore emulator states for easy testing and debugging.

Compatibility and License

Xamarin Android Player is provided under a freeware license on Windows from programming software with no restrictions on usage. Download and installation of this PC software is free and 0.6.5 is the latest version last time we checked.

Is Xamarin Android Player for Windows 10?

Yes. It can run on a PC with Windows 11 or Windows 10. Previous versions of the OS shouldn't be a problem with Windows 8 and Windows 7 having been tested. It comes in both 32-bit and 64-bit downloads.

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  1. Xamarin Android Player Download
  2. Free Programming Software
  3. Android Development Software
  4. Software for Windows 10
  5. 64-bit downloads
Xamarin Android Player has been picked by our editors as very good.
Xamarin Android Player has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Xamarin Android Player 0.6.5 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.