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Android Studio 1.3 Preview 1 Available, Download Now

At Google I/O 2015 a newer version of Android Studio was announced for developers, version 1.3. A short briefing about what it will bring to the table was also included in the keynote. However, this preview build of the Android Studio 1.3 doesn’t include support for C/C# which got every developer excited about. Google says in the first few previews, C/C# will not be included. Anyhow, you can stilAndroid Studio 1.3 Preview 1l utilize all the other updates Android Studio 1.3 Preview 1 includes.

We have included the major change list below. Download links have also been attached. Android Studio 1.3 Preview 1 supports Mac OS X, Linux and Windows so no issue of compatibility over different Operating Systems.


New Features Introduced In Android Studio 1.3 Preview 1:

  • New Allocation Tracker
  • New Heap dump Viewer
  • Many new code inspections to enforce framework and support library threading annotations, range annotations, call super, check result, etc.
  • Missing permission checks and unhandled revocable permission checks
  • Android M preview data binding Support
  • Support for adding Google Services to the project in the project structure dialog (especially for Analytics)
  • SDK update notifications, and brand new integrated SDK manager UI
  • New quickfixes, such as automatic generation of a Parcelable implementation
  • Many built-in live code templates
  • Many other smaller features and bug fixes

If you already have Android Studio installed, you can update to 1.3 Preview 1 by going to “Check For Updates”.

Download Android Studio 1.3 Preview 1:

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