Bit6 with Android Studio
Get Bit6 API Key for your app from Bit6 Dashboard
Configure Push Notifications support for Android GCM
The easiest way to get started is using our sample applications. Download or clone the repository to a local directory:
git clone https://github.com/bit6/bit6-android-samples.git
Launch Android Studio
File -> New -> Import Project, choose the path to your downloaded bit6-android-samples directory and select one of our samples e.g
Set API Key
App.javafile and set your Bit6 Api Key to
Build and Run
Build and run the application on a device since it requires support for push notifications.
Using Sample App
The sample application allows you to create users and let them send rich messages (text, photo, video) to each other as well as make voice and video calls.
Create a new user, or use an existing one.
Create a new chat 'Direct' or 'Group'
In the chat screen you can make video/voice calls, send/receive text messages and attachments, see typing notifications.