AndY Android Emulator

47.260 Android simulator for Windows

Sven Sorensen

Review: Software to run Android apps and games on a PC.

Free, but ad-supported Android emulation software download, reviewed by Sven Sørensen
Android emulator that makes it possible to install - Screenshot of AndY Android Emulator
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Run Android apps in an emulator - Screenshot of AndY Android Emulator
Install apps and customize the Android environment - Screenshot of AndY Android Emulator
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Run an Android system on your desktop - Screenshot of AndY Android Emulator

A freeware Android emulator for APK apps and the Android OS.

Note: AndY Android Emulator has been reported to contain malware that deals with using your computer to mine for cryptocurrency without your knowledge or consent. We have disabled access to this download as a result.

This program was a promising Android emulator for Windows which allows you to run various mobile applications on your desktop. Unfortunately, things went sideways from there.

The original view of this Android emulator

AndY Android Emulator is a free way to run the Android operating systems on a Windows PC.

With this emulator, you can run all types of Android applications without having to have the handset or tablet PC yourself. That essentially gives you access to all sorts of Android games and apps, including the home screen you can usually only run on phones.

AndY Android Emulator works with the Oracle virtual machine and it comes with the installation package. This provides for a stable experience without having to worry about crashing or incompatibilities.


Virtually all of the main Android features are available with AndY Android Emulator including support for WhatsApp, push notifications, gaming, modern versions of Android and synchronization with your main Windows PC and the virtual OS that AndY emulates.

All in all, AndY Android Emulator is a competent and free Android emulator and virtual machine with gives access to all of the features of Android on your desktop.

Get an alternative

Now that AndY Android Emulator has been shunned by communities across the Internet, it's definitely time to find something else. One program we can highly recommend as a better alternative to AndY Android Emulator is MEMu or Phoenix OS; both of these are malware free and have better functionality than ANDY OS.

Features of AndY Android Emulator

  • Integrates with Google Play, Snapchat, Viber and WhatsApp.
  • AppStore: Access to Google Play Store.
  • Audio: Direct integration with Android audio.
  • Camera: Simulate camera input.
  • Compatibility: Supports most Android versions.
  • Control: Multi-touch support.
  • Customization: User-friendly interface with customizable settings.
  • Debugging: Supports Android Debug Bridge.
  • GPS: Simulate GPS location.
  • Graphics: GPU acceleration.
  • Multi-Instance: Run multiple instances of Android.
  • Network: Wi-Fi and Ethernet support.
  • Performance: High-speed emulation.
  • Scripting: Support for Python scripting.
  • Storage: Support for external and internal storage.
  • Tools: Device manager and file transfer tool.

Compatibility and License

Is AndY Android Emulator free to download?

AndY Android Emulator is a freeware, but ad-supported application available on Windows from console emulators. You may encounter different types of ads or offers when running and installing this program. Though ads might be present, download and installation of this PC software is free and 47.260 is the latest version last time we checked.

What version of Windows can AndY Android Emulator run on?

AndY Android Emulator can be used on a computer running Windows 11 or Windows 10. Previous versions of the OS shouldn't be a problem with Windows 8 and Windows 7 having been tested. It comes in both 32-bit and 64-bit downloads.

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  3. Android Emulation Software
AndY Android Emulator has been picked by our editors as very good.
AndY Android Emulator has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested AndY Android Emulator 47.260 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.