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Android apps for “armeabi-v7a” and “x86” architecture: SoC vs. Processor vs. ABI

While downloading Android apps, sometimes I have seen apps for armeabi-v7a and x86 architecture. I read some references for armeabi-v7a and x86 architecture. However, at the end, I couldn't finalize ...
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Is Mobdro only for ARM now?

I'm trying to use Mobro on the Android SDK emulator. It only seems to install on ARM images. Is this a Mobdro limitation?
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Android x86 - bootloops, fails…i can't make it work

i'm using a Multilaser M8W Plus tablet, with cherry trail z8350 processor and 2gb/32gb...it comes with windows 10 installed, but i want to try android. I tried several versions of android x86, here ...
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Google Play is installing ARM apps in my x86 device

I have an x86 Android tablet, i had no issue with it until i did a factory reset. After the reset, i noticed Chrome didn't want to launch at all (it crashed on startup). I ran logcat and concluded ...
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How many Intel CPU devices have Nougat or later?

From the official dashboard or other resources, I cannot derive how many (if any) real commercially available devices with Intel CPU have Nougat or higher installed (or preinstalled). As Android ...
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Can't change screen resolution of Android-x86_64 installed in UEFI mode

I previously used vga=ask and vga=<num> in Android-x86 6.0 to set the display resolution in VMWare and now in QEMU/KVM. Now I downloaded and installed Android-x86_64 (CyanogenMod 13), in QEMU, ...
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Android x86 7.1 rc1 fails to load on restart

Background: Device is Toshiba WT8-A Partition is FAT32 EFI grub and Android x86, all Windows partitions have been deleted. I have tried various installs from Marshmallow, Bliss and Nougat. All with ...
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Download apk with x86 native binaries

Is there a way to download APKs with x86 native binaries (from google play)? With raccoon, I can download APKs directly, but it only add an Note 5 as a device. That causes, that the APKs I download ...
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How can I install flashable zips in Android-x86

I have recently started running Android-x86 version 6.0-RC1 on my iMac, and I am considering making it on of my several daily drivers. There is one major issue however that is casting some doubt: I ...
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How can I enable the dropdown notification bar on lockscreen on the Asus Zenfone 2?

On my old phone (Samsung I9305), I was able to enable the dropdown notification bar while the phone was locked by using this Xposed module. However, it doesn't work on my Zenfone 2. (Running 5.0, ...
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Can I virtualize Windows on an x86 Android device?

I've read this question, and of course, there, the answer was "you can't, because the architecture is different." But that's not necessarily the case anymore. Many Android devices, like mine, now ...
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Compatibility problems with x86 phone?

I have read this and this question and I want to ask for some elaboration. I'm considering buying an x86 phone. I have some questions regarding compatibility issues. I know that the majority of ...
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Is it possible to run Android applications on (normal) Linux?

Since Android is a forked Linux kernel plus software stack I am wondering whether there are any projects or ideas regarding creating a version of Android that can be added to a Linux system to allow a ...