Android Emulator for Mac OS X

Download an Android emulator on your Mac OS X to run Google Play apps on your computer. An Android emulator runs a virtual device on your computer; it is like having an Android phone on your Apple computer. You  can now play all your favorite mobile games like Candy Crush, Clash of Clans, The Simpsons Tapped Out, and Family Guy The Quest for Stuff or run your favorite mobile apps like Snapchat, WhatsApp, and Viber on your Mac computer.

Clash of Clans for the Mac

Download Android Emulator for Mac OS X

The Android emulator supports Mac OS X 10.6 and up (Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite) and will work for all Apple computers (Macbook Air, Pro, iMac, Mac Mini).

Download files:

Genymotion (you will need to create an account)

Virtual Box

Google Play OVA

1. Install Genymotion (note: you do not need to install Genymotion Shell)

Install Genymotion

2. Install VirtualBox

Install Oracle VM VirtualBox

3. Open VirtualBox, go to File > Important Appliance…, and import the Google Play OVA

Import OVA File to Virtual Box

4. Exit VirtualBox, open Genymotion, and double-click on genymotion_vbox… (this should open another window)

Run genymotion_vbox in Genymotion

5. You are now running a virtual Android device with access to the Google Play Store (have fun!)

Run Play Store

The virtual device will run like any other Android device

Please let me know if you have any questions.


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