Introduction: How to Install Android Things IOT on Raspberry Pi 3

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In this article, you are going to learn how to install Androis Things on your Raspberry Pi.

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Let’s get started!

Step 1: What You'll Need

Step 2: Download the Image

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Go to https://developer.android.com/things/index.html

Click on "Get Developer Preview" button

Click on "Raspberry Pi 3"

Click on "Latest preview Image"

Click on the image's name to start the download (The download will start after you accept the Agreement).

Step 3: Copy the Image

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Extract the Image file from the file we just downloaded.

Open Win32DiskImager.

Select the image file.

Select your MicroSD Card.

Click on "Write"

Close the program and eject the MicroSD Card.

Step 4: Install Android Things

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Insert the MicroSD Card on your Raspberry Pi 3.

Wait for the initial boot to finish.

You'll see the main screen.

Enjoy your installation of Android Things.

Our Android Things installation is completed and that’s it for this tutorial. If you’ve installed Android Things, have any suggestions or had problems during the installation, please leave a comment.

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Comments

Droxz (author)2017-04-22

Your first movie is about installing word press, instead of android :)

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