2 Building for Android
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Cloning Citra with Git

git clone --recursive https://github.com/citra-emu/citra.git

Citra by default will be cloned into -

  • C:\Users\<user-name>\citra on Windows
  • ~/citra on Linux
  • And wherever on macOS


  1. Start Android Studio, on the startup dialog select Open.
  2. Navigate to the citra/src/android directory and click on OK.
  3. In Build > Select Build Variant, select release or relWithDebInfo as the "Active build variant".
  4. Build the project with Build > Make Project or run it on an Android device with Run > Run 'app'.

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