HOW TO: Set Up and Install Android 7.0 Nougat Emulator on Android Studio 2.1

Next – How to Set Up Android Emulator for Android 7.0 Nougat

Once everything is installed, now lets set up the Android Emulator so that you can play with Android 7.0 Nougat on your computer.

Step 7 –  Coming from the previous step, Android Studio will land you onto the following screen. Select the downloaded “N image, again make sure it has API Level listed as 24, and click next.

Android API Level 24

Step 8 – The next screen is quite simple. Contrary to previous iterations where you had to choose and test multiple settings, the new Android Emulator does that all for you automatically. You can set a few preferences otherwise everything else is largely optimized. Just name your AVD and click finish as we did.

Nexus API Level 24

Step 9 – Once finished, you will see your newly made Android Virtual Device pop up on Android Virtual Device Manager. Hit the green play button in the column of your newly created AVD.

Play Screen


Step 10 – The emulator will start within few seconds and you will see the following layout screen with the Android boot-up animation.

Setup Andriod Emulator-11

Step 11 – Once your device is on, you would probably greeted by this screen which indicates you have successfully completed the Emulator install.

Setup Andriod Emulator-12

Happy exploring!

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Taimur Akmal
Taimur Akmal

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