Date Archives July 22, 2016

app-debug-unaligned.apk vs. app-debug.apk

Screen Shot 2016-07-22 at 3.28.38 PM

  • When you are trying to make apk file with your code on Android Studio, you will notice that there are two files generated in directory.
  • unaligned file is just intermediate product.

Generating apk file is two step process

  1. the unaligned apk is generated
  2. the unaligned gets aligned and produces the aligned apk.