Genymotion is one of the best android emulators for PC. It works fast and allows you to check the performance of applications conveniently. Genymotion emulator is an advanced continuation of AndroidVM. It was created for a wide range of users and can be used in a "tandem" with operating systems like Windows, MacOS and Linux.
For a proper performance you are to install VirtualBox to your computer. There are paid and free versions. The first variant has a greater number of features, such as a Multi-touch function for example. It might be especially useful for big companies that are specialized on developing programs for Android OS.
And this is far not the whole list of features. It should be also mentioned that there are plug-ins for Eclipse. This emulator has the highest performance among all the others. There is Android Studio for those who want to develop application.
In the paid version there is a possibility to change an IMEI of a virtual device. Users may also make a full reset of all settings of a virtual device working on Android OS. For this function there is a Factory Reset option. Before you start, download and install the emulator.
Before you will start emulating Android application on your PC, you are to go through a short registration which will allow you downloading and further installation.