Android Development

Mistral offers a wide range of Android development services for smart embedded devices and gadgets with in-depth knowledge on Android framework and Android HAL.


Mistral’s Android development services follow best-in-class Android architectural standards and our comprehensive understanding of Android ecosystem help us build scalable and sustainable Android devices. Our Android software Development services cover base porting, Android HAL design services, development and customization, Android App development services, performance optimization, testing and validation, peripheral integration and application development on various hardware platforms.

We have worked on Android for the past 10+ years, designing products starting from the early Cupcake, Donut and  Froyo to the latest Kitkat and Nougat versions. Our Android Development Services team has comprehensive knowledge on Linux Kernel, Android Runtime, JNI, Android SDK, Android HAL, framework APIs, development tools, testing process and techniques to avoid pitfalls. The team is adept in using Android’s APIs for Location-Based Services, data, storage, networking, telephony, multimedia, and 3D graphics. Some of the Android based products designed by us include small footprint, power optimized designs like Wearable Headsets, Assistive technology devices, , Drones  to industrial devices like Gateways and Smart Energy Meters.


  • Android HAL porting and integration on ARM and x86 based hardware
  • Peripheral Integration and Android HAL Design Services
  • Display, touch screen, Audio, camera, GSM, LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, RIL, USB, USB OTG, HDMI
  • Developing JavaClass, JNI API’s for non-standard peripherals
  • Performance Optimization by System profiling to identify bottlenecks and tune components to bring out the best performance


Android Product Development for embedded devices and smart gadgets


  • Case Study

    Android development services for Multimedia Live Streamer with Full HD H.264 AV streaming

  • Case Study

    Portable Desktop Magnifier for low vision

  • Technical Article

    Building Native Applications on Android

  • Product Brief

    820 Nano SOM based on Qualcomm SnapDragon SD820 SoC running Android Oreo

  • Product Brief

    i.MX6 Nano SOM based on Dual/Quad i.MX6 SoC from NXP running Android Kitkat

  • Product Brief

    AM437x Product on Module (POM)