Android* Platform

Intel® C++ Compiler is compatible with the GCC compiler in the Android* NDK and can be used to develop applications for x86-based devices running on Android target systems. The Android NDK can be downloaded from

With the Intel compiler and Android NDK you can develop Android applications on Windows* or Linux* hosts.


For Android* version 5.0 and later, you must use the -fpie and -pie options to generate position-independent code while building dynamically linked executables with the Intel® C++ Compiler for Intel® System Studio.

For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.