Introducing: React Native builds for Android apps

June 13, 2018 | Last updated: September 21, 2019

Introducing: React Native builds for Android apps

Android automation is growing steadily on Buddy. Last week we released Ionic builds; now, we're adding support for React Native, letting you build mobile apps with JavaScript.

Android actionsAndroid actions

In case you've never used Buddy before, our tool lets developers automate the whole delivery process and run it with a single click of mouse button. This includes building, testing and signing APK packages, and releasing them to Google Play:

Pipeline examplePipeline example

The action uses Docker containers as a development environment for builds. You can choose the version of Node, install missing packages, and add more commands to execute:

React action Environment Customization tabReact action Environment Customization tab

Need help setting up your workflow?

Reach out on the Intercom or drop a word to with a short description of your workflow and we'll show you how to configure a pipeline for your process.


Alexander Kus

Alexander Kus

Customer Success Manager

A story-teller and conversation-lover, Alexander decided to invest his skills to help his friends at Buddy transform the cold language of patch notes into exciting narratives. Also: an avid gamer, hip-hop DJ, Liverpool FC fan, absentminded husband, and the father of two.