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Android Monitor Overview

Android Monitor helps you to profile the performance of your apps so you can optimize, debug, and improve them. It lets you monitor the following aspects of your apps from a hardware device or the Android Emulator:

Android Monitor provides various tools that provide real-time information about your app. It lets you capture data as your app runs and stores it in a file that you can analyze in various viewers. You can also capture screenshots and videos of your app as it runs.

Log Messages

View log messages — in real time and historically — which is useful for debugging.

Performance Monitors

Visualize the behavior and performance of your app.

Data Analysis

Android Monitor lets you capture various types of data about your app while it's running and stores it in a file, which you can access whenever is convenient. It lists these files in the Captures window.

Screen and Video Captures

Create screen captures and videos of your app to help with marketing and debugging.

Get Started

To begin using Android Monitor, start with Android Monitor Basics.

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