Get Started for Mobile

The Get Started Tutorial teaches you how to create basic Tizen applications for mobile devices.

The Tizen supports three primary application types for mobile:

  • Native application is developed using C language. Developer can use the dozens of native API modules that cover a large range of capabilities such as camera, GPS, and accelerometer in addition to more advanced system settings and functionality.
  • Web application is a Web site stored on your device and built using Web-native languages, such as HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. The Web application uses the Tizen Web Framework to interact with the native subsystems.
  • .NET application is a new way to develop applications for the Tizen operating system using C# language.

Native Application

This following guide demonstrates how to create and run a basic Tizen native application:

  • Mobile native application

    A mobile application is targeted to run on smart phones, and can take advantage of a wide variety of functionalities available on those devices.

Web Application

This following guide demonstrates how to create and run a basic Tizen Web application:

  • Mobile Web application

    A mobile application is targeted to run on smart phones, and can take advantage of a wide variety of functionalities available on those devices.

First, ensure that you have installed the latest version of Tizen Studio. Download Tizen Studio.

.NET Application

The following guide demonstrates how to create and run a basic Tizen .NET application, which displays some text on the screen with no user interaction:

  • Mobile .NET application

    A mobile application is targeted to run on a smart phone. The applications can take advantage of a wide variety of functionalities available on smart phones.

First, ensure that you have installed the latest version of Visual Studio Tools for Tizen. Download Visual Studio Tools for Tizen.