Google introduced material design in last year’s I/O,it’s a Google Design Evolution . describing it as an interface that incorporates “tactile surfaces, bold graphic design and fluid motion to create beautiful, intuitive experiences.” Material design is the new “user experience philosophy” for Android apps!,
To use material design in your Android apps, follow the guidelines defined in the material design specification and use the new components and functionality available in Android 5.0 (API level 21) and above.
Android provides the following elements for you to build material design apps:
- A new theme
- New widgets for complex views
- New APIs for custom shadows and animations