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I know that the basic question of running android apps on ubuntu has already been answered, but mostly for ubuntu desktop. What I was wondering is, if there will be a way to download and run android apps on ubuntu phone. would be great because it would solve the problem of not having many apps available in the beginning...

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It has been discussed in this link already. askubuntu.com/questions/247973/… –  kashminder Oct 14 at 11:20

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Yes and no...You will probably not be able to run them natively.

But hey,this is the Linux world,someone will make a hack for you to be able to run them.

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In short the answer is: No

The most important reason being that:
Ubuntu apps will be written in QML toolkit and HTML5 technologies. Whereas Android apps are mostly written in Core Java.

It has been discussed in detail at the following link

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