The specific system requirements for Corona depend on whether you are developing on a Mac or Windows system:
Corona for macOS supports building applications for iOS, Android, tvOS, and
Ready to begin? Please proceed to Installing Corona — macOS.
The Android SDK is not required to create Android device builds.
Corona will not run in a Virtual Machine (VM) since most VM OpenGL drivers don't support OpenGL 2.1 as required by Corona.
Corona for Windows supports building applications for Android and Win32 desktop. It requires the following basic system elements:
Ready to begin? Please proceed to Installing Corona — Windows.