The AWS SDK for Android makes it easier for software developers to call an AWS web service API directly from a mobile application. Previously, developers either wrote their own libraries to handle the HTTP connection, request retries, and error handling, or built additional infrastructure to proxy the API requests through a server fleet. With the mobile SDKs, developers can write software that uses AWS infrastructure in their mobile applications, including:
Example applications developers can build with the SDK include:
Learn more about the AWS SDK for Android at http://aws.amazon.com/sdkforandroid.
Supported API Versions
This release of the AWS SDK for Android supports the following API versions:
|Installation on Android SDK on 64-bit Windows 7||
In order to use the AWS SDK for Android, you must first install the Android SDK. To install the Android SDK on 64-bit Windows 7, you need to download the .zip archive of the SDK from http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html.
You also need to ensure that your JAVA_HOME is set to the correct path for your JDK.