ArcGIS for Android v1.0 Released!

The Mobile Team is proud to announce the initial release of ArcGIS on the Android platform!! You can download it from the Android Market now!

Use the ArcGIS application to connect to ArcGIS Online or your on-premise ArcGIS Server and extend the reach of GIS to Android devices within your organization.

Using the application you can:

  • Browse ArcGIS Online or your on-premise ArcGIS Server to find maps
  • Display and navigate map content
  • Collect GIS data using the map or using GPS
  • Tap on the map and discover rich GIS content using popups
  • Find addresses and places
  • Identify your location on the map or tap on the map to get location details
  • Measure lines and areas
  • Share maps with others

For more details please visit the ArcGIS for Android Resource Center.

Mobile Team 

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Version 1.0 of the ArcGIS for Android application has been designed specifically for Android Phones equipped with ARMv7 or higher processors running OS version 2.2 or higher. If you cannot find the ArcGIS application when searching the Marketplace then it is more than likely your device does not meet the minimum specifications of ARMv7 processor and/or Android OS version 2.2 or higher.

The following is a list of devices that are running ARMv7 (note this list may be incomplete and Esri has not yet tested with all of these devices):

  • Acer
    Iconia Tab A500
  • Acer
    Liquid, Liquid A1
  • Advent
    Vega (P10AN01)
  • Archos
    101 Internet Tablet
  • Barnes&Noble
    Nook Color (root required)
  • Dell
    Streak, Streak 7
  • HTC
    Desire
  • HTC
    Desire S
  • HTC
    Desire HD (AT&T Inspire 4G)
  • HTC
    Droid Incredible/HTC Droid Incredible 2
  • HTC
    EVO 4G, EVO Shift 4G
  • HTC
    Flyer
  • HTC
    Glacier (T-Mobile myTouch 4G)
  • HTC
    Incredible S
  • HTC
    Inspire 4G
  • HTC
    Nexus One
  • HTC
    Sensation
  • HTC
    Thunderbolt 4G
  • Huawei
    Ideos S7
  • LG
    Optimus 2X
  • LG
    Optimus Black (P970)
  • LG
    Optimus Z
  • Motorola
    Atrix 4G
  • Motorola
    Bravo
  • Motorola
    Cliq 2
  • Motorola
    Defy
  • Motorola
    Droid 2, Droid 2 Global
  • Motorola
    Droid Pro (Motorola PRO)
  • Motorola
    Droid X
  • Motorola
    Xoom
  • POV
    Mobii Tegra Tablet
  • Samsung
    Continuum (i400)
  • Samsung
    Droid Charge
  • Samsung
    Galaxy S (i9000, Captivate, Fascinate, Vibrant, Epic 4G)
  • Samsung
    Galaxy S 4G
  • Samsung
    Galaxy S II
  • Samsung
    Galaxy Tab, Galaxy Tab 10.1
  • Samsung
    Infuse 4G
  • Samsung
    Nexus S
  • Samsung
    T-Mobile Sidekick 4G
  • Samsung
    4G LTE SCH-i520/Inspiration/Droid Charge/Stealth V
  • Sharp
    Galapagos 003SH, 005SH
  • Sony
    Ericsson Xperia Arc
  • Sony
    Ericsson Xperia Play
  • Viewsonic
    gTablet

If your device is not on the above list, we recommend that you research the device itself for details on the processor. The following is a list of devices known to be running ARMv6 and as such are not compatible with the ArcGIS application:

  • Asus
    Garmin nuvifone A50 (T-Mobile Garminfone)
  • Augen
    GENTouch 78 Tablet
  • Coby
    Kyros Internet Tablet (MID7015)
  • Geeksphone
    One, Geeksphone Zero
  • HTC
    Aria
  • HTC
    ChaCha
  • HTC
    Dream (T-Mobile G1, Android Dev Phone 1)
  • HTC
    Droid Eris
  • HTC
    Espresso (T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide)
  • HTC
    Hero (T-Mobile G2 Touch)
  • HTC
    Legend
  • HTC
    Magic (T-Mobile myTouch 3G, T-Mobile G1 Touch)
  • HTC
    Salsa
  • HTC
    Tattoo
  • HTC
    Wildfire
  • Huawei
    Ascend
  • Huawei
    Ideos U8150-B (T-Mobile Comet)
  • Huawei
    U8110 (T-Mobile Pulse Mini)
  • Huawei
    U8230
  • LG
    Ally (Apex) (LG VS740)
  • LG
    GW620 (Eve, InTouch Max, LinkMe)
  • LG
    Optimus, Optimus M, Optimus T, Optimus S, Optimus V
  • LG
    Vortex
  • MAG
    iMiTO iM7
  • MAG
    iMiTO iM7S
  • Motorola
    Backflip
  • Motorola
    Citrus
  • Motorola
    Cliq (MB200)
  • Motorola
    Dext
  • Motorola
    Devour
  • Motorola
    i1
  • Motorola
    Spice XT300
  • Motorola
    Quench XT5 XT502
  • Pandigital
    Novel
  • Samsung
    Behold, Behold 2
  • Samsung
    GT-S5570 Galaxy Mini
  • Samsung
    i5500 Galaxy 5 (Corby)
  • Samsung
    i5700 Galaxy Portal (Spica)
  • Samsung
    i5800 Galaxy 3
  • Samsung
    i7500 Galaxy
  • Samsung
    Intercept
  • Samsung
    M900 Moment
  • Samsung
    S5830 Galaxy Ace
  • Samsung
    Transform
  • Sanyo
    ZIO M6000
  • Sony
    Ericsson Xperia X8
  • Sony
    Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini
  • Sony
    Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro
  • Superpad
    10.2″ Tablet PC
  • Viewsonic
    ViewPad 7 Tablet
  • Velocity
    Micro T103 Cruz tablet
  • Vodafone
    845
  • ZTE
    Blade / San Francisco
  • ZTE
    Light / V9

We are investigating the possibility of supporting devices running ARMv6 processors but have not yet determined if this is feasible.

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