Install Android application package (apk) on your Android device

adb install -r <path to apk>
  • -r replaces existing application
  • If multiple devices are connected, specify the serial number of the device by -s option.
    The serial number of the device can be found like below.

    $ adb devices
    

Example:

$ adb -s emulator-5554 install -r /Users/pistolfly/AndroidstudioProjects/MyApp/app/release/app-release.apk