Launches app on an Android device or an emulator using the app’s APK file.


Name Required Type Description
App file path Yes Text The absolute local path or remote URL to the app’s APK file.
Platform version Yes Text Mobile OS platform version, e.g. 11.0
Appium server port No Text Port on which the appium server is running, e.g. 4723


For this component to succeed the appium server must be running on the local machine. By default appium server runs on port 4723, however if you are running it on a different port you can override it using the Appium server port parameter.

An emulator or a real device with the same platform version as specified in the parameter must be connected to the machine.