Welcome to the New Relic Android agent version 7.0. This major release breaks compatibility with versions of
Android Gradle Plugin (AGP) 4.x
Android agent 7.x is increasing the minimum Gradle version to 7.1. Customers will be required to upgrade to Android Gradle Plugin (AGP) 7.0.0 and higher.
- Adds support for Gradle 8.0 and higher
- Adds support for the Android Gradle Plugin 8.0 and higher
- Adds support for Gradle configuration caching
- Adds support for JDK 17 when used with Gradle 8
We recommend you to upgrade the agent regularly, at least every 3 months.
As of this release, the oldest supported version is 6.1.0.