System Requirements for Android* Targets

Supported Operating Systems

  • Android 4.x or higher based environment

Supported Compilers

  • Intel® C/C++ Compiler 12.1 for Android and higher
  • GNU* C/C++ Compiler 4.2 and higher for Intel® architecture

Application Coding Requirements

Supported programming languages:

  • C
  • C++
  • Java (Dalvik and ART*)


Intel® VTune™ Amplifier can collect samples for any language running on the system but you can view the code source with the VTune Amplifier only for the above languages.

Supported Java* environments:

  • Oracle* JVM 6, 7, 8 and 9 – Hotspots and Hardware event-based analysis types

  • OpenJDK 8 and 9 (Linux only)

Supported OpenCL* environments:

  • Intel® SDK for OpenCL Applications version 2013 and newer

Other Requirements

  • To view PDF documents, use a PDF reader, such as Adobe Reader*.

  • To enable automatic product updates with the Intel® Software Update Manager, use Java* version 1.6 or higher.

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