This post notes steps to embed Crosswalk webview into Cordova-based applications.

Development Environment Setup

See Cordova Installation.


First, install Cordova and Ionic

$ npm install -g cordova ionic

Then create a Cordova project and add the Android platform to the project as usual.

Crosswalk for Ionic (prefer method)

To install Crosswalk, run

$ ionic browser add crosswalk

or if using Cordova

$ cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-crosswalk-webview

Finally, build and download the apk to device

$ cordova build android
$ adb install -r platforms\android\build\outputs\apk\apk_name.apk




  1. Cordova Installation
  2. Crosswalk with Cordova