Questions tagged [android]

For questions pertaining to Android, the Linux-based touch-enabled operating system designed for mobile devices.

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Can I install Android?

Is there an Android port for the Raspberry Pi, and if so, where can I find out more about it?
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SSH from Android to rPI using USB?

Is it possible to connect a rooted Android device to a RPI via USB and then SSH into the RPI from the Android device over the USB connection? If so is there any documents or tutorials out there that ...
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Android won't connect to RasPi access point

I have managed to turn my Raspberry Pi into an access point following these instructions: Access point as WiFi router/repeater with additional WiFi-dongle However, everything connects to the access ...
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Android on Raspberry Pi [duplicate]

Is there a way to run Android on a Raspberry Pi? Or at least run Android apps? I know there are ways to run Android apps in Chrome, but does this work on the Pi?
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Has anyone successfully ran the raspberry pi camera v2 on Android on the rpi3?

I have made an app that uses facial recognition, and I would like to run it on an RPi3. I have exhausted my google-fu in trying to find an Android build that works well on the RPi3 (it's the only Pi ...
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SMS Gateway project using ZTE MF920V 4G MiFi modem

For a personal project, I'd like to use an MF920V modem. It's a mobile 4G modem made by ZTE. (Not to be confused with USB dongles). The idea is to code an api with Python or Nodejs to remote control ...
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Issue connecting raspberry pi to android via Wifi p2p

I'm working on connecting a Raspberry Pi Zero W to an android device and having some issues. I think I am very close to getting it to work, but perhaps there is some small error. So I followed the ...
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pi's local url (http://raspberrypi.local) not working with android devices

I've set up a raspberry pi as a local server (running latest version of Raspbian, latest Avahi version installed), and I would like to access the server using a local URL (http://raspberrypi.local). ...
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Is high temperature handled by hardware or software?

I have installed LineageOS using PINN on my raspberry pi 3 and it runs fine, but I started worrying about high temperature. You see, when I use Raspbian or RecalboxOS, it warns me with a temperature ...
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Android operating system with touchscreen?

So, I bought a "LCD Display, Kuman 3.5 Inch 480x320 TFT Touch Screen Monitor for Raspberry Pi" from Amazon. Now, I thought it was plug and go, but it's not. No biggy, I decided to figure out how to ...
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How do I install the Android Debug Bridge (ADB) on a Raspberry Pi?

I want to use ADB (Android Debug Bridge) on my Raspberry Pi. How can I setup it up?
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What Operating System/Web Browser supports HTML5 video with hardware acceleration on the Raspberry Pi?

Problem: I'm currently attempting to boot my Raspberry Pi into kiosk mode so that an HTML5 Video will play without skipping. My problem is that all video skips and will not play smoothly without GPU ...
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SSH to RPI using android hotspot and PC

I'm trying to SSH into my pi but I don't have a wifi router in the area but I do have cell data. I've been working on giving the laptop internet access via usb tethering to my phone or having the ...
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How to connect Pi to an Android phone through WiFi Direct?

I am trying to connect Raspberry Pi with a Samsung Galaxy S3 through WiFi Direct. The online information on such process is quite sparse. The most close reference I can find is from CodeMonkeyRicky's ...
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Using python with bluetooth to communicate

I'm trying to write a simple program to communicate between the RPi and a bluetooth cellphone. I went with this tutorial: Bluetooth Python tutorial for RPi and was able to connect to the phone and ...
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How can I compile Android applications?

I want to use the pi as a continuous integration server. One type of the software are Android applications. Is it possible to have the Android SDK or something similar to compile Android apps? I didn'...
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Raspberry Pi 3 bluetooth pairing issue with tablet

I am trying to establish a bluetooth communication between my tablet (either a Galaxy Tab 2 mini or GAlaxy Tab A so android 4 or 5 and Bluetooth 3.0 or 4.0). When I try to pair my Raspberry Pi and my ...
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How to communicate with Pi through a tablet/phone (Android) in a no-internet environment

I've started to make a web app that's used to communicate with the Pi (access through local ip). The Pi is used as an automate machine. It launch/control motors depending on sensors, etc. I can work ...
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Custom screen resolution for Android on Raspberry Pi 3

I am using a 7" TFT LCD Display (1024x600) with the Raspberry Pi 3 and I can not make it work with that screen resolution. It looks like it is zoomed in. I know that there are a bunch of topics about ...
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How can I get audio (ultrasonic Nearby API) working with Android Things?

I'm trying out Android Things on my Raspberry Pi 3, and besides a little bit of a learning curve around the adb utility, things are going well. However, it doesn't seem like audio is working at all. ...
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Bluetooth low energy gatt services not found on Android

I'm running one of the Bluez examples on a raspberry pi 3 B+. Output from using bluetoothctl then running show shows that some GATT services are available: Name: raspberrypi Alias: raspberrypi Class:...
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Setting up Raspberry Pi 3 as a WiFi beacon to be detected by an Android device

I am aware that Raspberry Pi's are able to be set up as Bluetooth beacons to broadcast data (such as URLs) by following protocols like Eddystone or iBeacon, however I am wondering if it is possible to ...
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Android device cannot access Raspberry Pi Zero W

I have 3 Pi Zero W on my local network, serving as audio devices with a web interface (running volumio). Sometimes (only sometimes) I am unable to access them from my android phone (neither via host ...
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Embedded devices boot process vs PC

I am trying to dive deeper into the boot process and understand how everything works. I have understanding but I am not sure I am right. I have already found a lot of great examples like that What ...
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Can Java / Android development be done with a Raspberry Pi 3?

I have several questions closely related to each other. All are pertaining to a Raspberry Pi 3 running Raspbian: Is a recent Java Development Kit (i.e. Java SE 8) available? Is a recent version of ...
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Android cannot connect to Pi's wlan

I'm running a Node server on port :3000 and want to access it from other devices using Pi's wlan0 address. wlan0: 169.254.36.22 Accessing from Macbook works Accessing from iPhone works Accessing ...
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Setting Raspberry PI 3 as wireless access point without internet access

I'm developing a project where I need to connect an Android device to a Raspberry Pi 3 to perform HTTP connections without using internet access. I just want to have a local domain. EDIT: I'm trying ...
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Wifi or LAN access for Android 6 on Pi 2

I was able to boot my Raspberry Pi 2 with Android 6 with this image http://www.mediafire.com/download/ycwtzp6w8x66lcz/and6vc4.img.tar.bz2 (from this Youtube Video) The performance seems fine to me, ...
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How to connect an Android phone and a raspberry pi through wifi direct programmatically

so I have been working on the task of connecting a pi to an android via wifi direct for a while, and I was able to get it to work, using the information given in this question: Issue connecting ...
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How to open multiple RC522 reader device on android things?

I use Raspberry pi 3 model B on Android Things. for RC522 communication, I use https://github.com/Galarzaa90/android-things-rc522 this source success work, only 1 RC522 reader device but I want 2 ...
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Access Point not working for Android phones

I have successfully created and access point to my local rapsberry pi 3 and I was able to connect the pi AP without internet with my iphone and when I open the browser and hit the raspberrypi.local it ...