Here are simple steps to run Android on PC, of course it uses virtual machine, like virtual box.
Okay, the first step of course download Android x86 ISO
Then, download and install Virtual Box mine is using Windows 7 x64 but Virtual Box x86 version runs perfect.
Then run Virtual Box
- Disable Mouse Integration, right click mouse icon on the lower right
- Shorcut keys: Home/Menu = Windows key; Back = Esc
- To connect your Android VM to Network, simply press ALT+F4, type netcfg to know VM’s ip address, to toggle screen back press ALT+F7
- On your host computer, type adb connect [VM’s ip address]