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Android UI Layout Conventions, Differences and Approaches

  • Wallace Jackson


Now that we've covered basic user interface design patterns and principles for Android and how to use the Pencil user interface prototyping software, we can get into UI layout theory and practice. We will explore some of the UI layout-specific concepts, differences and approaches that will arise in Android development across the different types of hardware devices, screen sizes, pixel densities, screen orientations, and Android application types.


Screen Size Android Device Landscape Mode Resource Qualifier Device Orientation 
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© Wallace Jackson 2014

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  • Wallace Jackson
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