Mobile application programming came into the limelight with the increasing proliferation of mobile devices. Over the years, the Android operating system has emerged as the undisputed leader in the world of mobile OS. Perhaps its dominance came as a result of its open source and its adoption as the choice operating system by an overwhelming majority of mobile phone manufacturers. This software presents the developer with an ideal environment to build Android Apps and also emulates an Android device so that the developer can also test the application as well.
It features excellent modules that control GPS location, network quality, battery charge levels, simulation of phone calls and text messages, among many others. Other excellent features include the emulation of the webcam as the phone camera, emulating WebKit browser and many more.
This program uses the Standard Android API and is compatible with Eclipse and Android Studio. Moreover, this program has installation files for Mac, Windows or Linux operating systems so developers can use any of their preferred operating systems as a development platform for Android using this program.
It is part from tools category and is licensed as shareware for Mac OS platform and can be used as a free trial until the trial period will end. The Genymotion for Mac demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions compared with the full version.