Designing the New Android Experience

We’ve Entered a New Age in Android Design

When we released our Android Human Interface Guidelines in 2011, it was a plea for Android designers to reign in the chaos.

Designing for Android used to be a uniquely terrible experience. But since Android 4.0, all that has changed.

Today, our Design Guidelines for Gingerbread are a remnant of the past. And so is everything else that came before Ice Cream Sandwich. We have finally entered the Golden Age of Android.

In this white paper, you’ll learn:

  • How to design for the new Android experience
  • Why iOS design creates an imperfect experience for Android users
  • Where the future of Android design will take us