Before deploying AirWatch Launcher to Android devices, consider the following supported OS versions to ensure compatibility. Familiarizing yourself with the information available in this section.

AirWatch Launcher supports the following OS versions:

  • 4.0.X Ice Cream Sandwich
  • 4.1.X Jelly Bean
  • 4.2.X Jelly Bean
  • 4.3.X Jelly Bean
  • 4.4.X Kit Kat
  • 5.0.X Lollipop
  • 6.0.x Marshmallow
  • 7.0.X Nougat
  • 8.0.X Oreo

AirWatch also recommends that you view the tutorial that launches when you first open the Launcher profile in the AirWatch Console. The tutorial introduces the seven elements or steps to configure as you customize your Launcher profile. You can exit the tutorial and return later by selecting the question mark icon in the top right corner if you need to review.

Android for Work Support

Android for Work separates business apps from personal apps so you can use your favorite Android device for both work and personal use. You can deploy AirWatch Launcher to lock down your Android for Work device into single app, multi app, or template mode. AirWatch Launcher is only supported on Work Managed Android Devices running Android 6.0 and above.