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Building for Android

Note: These build instructions are a work-in-progress.

Dependencies

  • Android Studio
  • NDK and CMake
  • Git

    Cloning Citra with Git

    git clone --recursive https://github.com/citra-emu/citra.git
    

    Citra by default will be cloned into -

  • C:\Users\\citra on Windows

  • ~/citra on Linux

  • And wherever on macOS

    Building

  • Start Android Studio, on the startup dialog select Open.

  • Navigate to the citra/src/android directory and click on OK.

  • In Build > Select Build Variant, select release or relWithDebInfo as the “Active build variant”.

  • Build the project with Build > Make Project or run it on an Android device with Run > Run 'app'.

Additional Resources

https://developer.android.com/studio/intro