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Android NDK

July 8, 2012

What is Android NDK?

Android NDK is a set of tools that allows Android developers to implement parts of their apps in native-code languages like C/C++.

Android NDK can be useful for some apps, where developer wants to reuse existing code written in languages such as C and C++. Another advantage will be the increased performance in some cases.


1. Helpful to use in tasks that are self contained, and CPU intensive
that don’t allocate much memory, such as signal processing, physics simulation etc.
2. If used in appropriate situations, it results in increased performance.
3. You can reuse code written in C/C++ resulting in less app development time.
4. Java Native Interface (JNI) can also be used to access native code, but it is hard process. In that case, you have to compile everything on your development machine for target architecture.


1. It increases app complexity.
2. It is really difficult to write proper and effective NDK code unless you are very strong at C/C++

So it is suggested to use Android NDK only in situations where Android Framework APIs have limitations.



From → Android

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