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Everyone these days owns a good phone, which either has windows, Mac or Android OS. Android is hottest among all. Being an open source platform, it usually is installed by any phone manufacturer, that makes the manufacturing cost of the phones much lesser compared to the phones having their own OS or any that is paid.
What are Android Applications and their APKs?
Applications that are developed for Android platform are Android application. Each application when developed carries a variety of files and folders within it, that defines its functionalities and resources, and to be able to run that app in mobile, one need to create an archive which has all the necessities. This archive file is known as Android Application APK, i.e. Android package kit.
What does an APK contain?
APK is a full package containing all the necessary data and files that is must to run an app on a Mobile Phone. It consist of
ï¿½ Source code used to define App's functionalities, generally terms referred as classes.dex.
ï¿½ Manifest file, i.e. the file that specifies the
1. Permissions that application needs.
2. apktel.com . Package
4. Version codes
7. SHA-1 Digest.
ï¿½ Libs, is a directory containing compiled code or jar files, used as library for applications.
ï¿½ Assets, it is just a directory that has arbitrary files like fonts, audio, texts etc. inside it.
ï¿½ Resources like XML files define the layout of different pages of the application form.
ï¿½ In addition, it contains META-INF directory and res directory.
When an app is developed, after its testing, an export APK is generated where in fact the developer signs the app with a secret key to prove his authority over the app. Now, this Signed APK is uploaded to Google play store because of its availability for Users.
When a person is downloading a credit card applicatoin from any source such as Play Store, he could be actually downloading and installing the APK of that application on his phone. Other than Google Play Store, one more place to purchase Android applications absolutely free and without even having an account on Google is APK MIRROR.
What is APK MIRROR?
APK MIRROR is a website that allows you to download any application you can find in Google Play Store, without having an account. No extra cash is charged for uploading or downloading Applications, and high security measures such as for example verification of certificates and authorization check of signatures are performed while uploading application in order to provide highly trusted and original applications to the users which are present in P