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Short answer: unless you've changed it yourself, it's Dalvik. Dalvik is currently the supported VM for Android. ART is a new VM, which is expected to become the supported one for the future L release. If you are using the L developer preview, you're using ART. In KitKat, there is a preview (an early beta version) of ART, which you can turn on from the ...


Basically there are two run-time environments on Android. 1) Dalvik VM : Dalvik is the managed runtime used by applications and some system services on Android. Dalvik was originally created specifically for the Android project. 2) ART- ART is a new Android runtime being introduced experimentally in the 4.4 release that will eventually replace Dalvik. This ...

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