Alliance FAQ
Print From Android 8/9

Android 8 and 9 devices are ready to print – no setup necessary!

Mobile printing is built in. You have core printing capability using the Default Print Service on your Android 8.0 Oreo device, without needing to install a print service or download a mobile printing app.

  Android 8 and 9
Default Print Service
Mopria Print Service


Number of Copies

Duplex Printing

Paper Size


Page Print Range

Wi-Fi Direct Print

Android 9 only

Advanced Security
(e.g., Authentication, IPPS)

Workplace features including Accounting and Stapling

Share to Print to enable printing from apps without a print button


By default, your Android 8 or Android 9 device supports all printers that are Mopria certified. Your Android device will automatically discover any nearby Mopria certified printer.

See the full list of Mopria certified printers here.

Core mobile print functions are available with Android’s Default Print Service. For the full range of mobile print features, download the Mopria Print Service app to your Android device.

With Android 8 and the new Android 9, you can print more than just PDFs, photos, email messages, and office documents. In fact, you can print from any mobile app that has a Print button.


For additional help once you've started printing from your Android device, please see for answers to Mopria Print Service FAQs.