Debugging a Hybrid App On an Android Device

To debug hybrid apps on Android devices, use Google Chrome.

The following steps summarize the full instructions posted at

  1. Enable USB debugging on your device:

  2. Open Chrome on your desktop (development) machine and navigate to: chrome://inspect

  3. Select Discover USB Devices.

  4. Select your device.

  5. To use your device to debug a web application that’s running on your development machine:

    1. Click Port forwarding….

    2. Set the device port and the localhost port.

    3. Select Enable port forwarding. See for details.