Running Android 4.0 ICS Virtually On Your Mac / PC

Android 4 ICS on Mac

How to Install Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS on Mac / PC – We’re not going to dual-boot your Mac OS X with Android 4.0 ICS but here we gonna install and run it virtually with a help of free virtualization app, VirtualBox. Surely it is a great way to try Android ICS without having to buy its devices (especially if you are iOS additct). Curious? Read on.

Android 4 ICS on Mac

All the steps are pretty easy as what OSXDaily pointing it. Shortly, all you need to do is following:

How To Install and Run Android 4.0.x ICS Virtually

1- Download and Install VirtualBox

2- Download preconfigured ICS set up from VMLite

3- Extract the Android-v4.7z file using 7zip

4- Then look for “Android-v4.vbox”

5- Double-click that file to load and boot the configuration into VirtualBox

6- At the boot menu in VirtualBox (on Mac), select the lower “Android Startup from /dev/sda” option

7- That’s it and lets the ICS booting

On Windows and Linux, you may also need to grab a specific version of Android 4.0 ICS variant here.

That’s it. Now you can try some of Android 4.0 awesomeness directly from your computer.

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