Explore the Android development landscape. Learn about the latest release and review details of earlier releases. Discover the device ecosystem, modern Android development, and training courses.
Android 14 Beta
Get an early look at Android 14, the latest version, available now for testing, development, and feedback. Beta 2 has the latest features and changes to try with your apps. This release is also available to users.
Learn to develop Android apps
Get set up, code Hello World, and go deeper with training courses that take you from beginner to advanced topics.
Large screen devices
Learn to use responsive layouts that adapt to fit phones, tablets, foldables, and ChromeOS devices.
Add on-device machine learning features to your app to enable the latest processing capabilities for images, audio, and text.
Build multidevice experiences that delight your users with personal and communal experiences on all kinds of devices.
Simplify and accelerate UI development with the modern toolkit for building native UI. Develop your app using less code, more-powerful tools, and intuitive Kotlin APIs.
Kotlin is beloved by many Android developers for its combination of simplicity and power. Now Kotlin development on Android is a first-class experience.
How developers are finding success with Android.
Marvel Strike Force improves their install rate
Due to a large file size, the number of organic installs was lower than the team had hoped for such a popular franchise. Google Play Instant to the rescue!
Cuvva adopts Jetpack Compose
Learn how the Android engineers at Cuvva re-architected their app to use a unidirectional data flow and Jetpack Compose.
Duolingo reduces its line count by an average of 30%
After seeing that their codebase's line count was growing 46% every year, Duolingo's Android developers found success in migrating from Java to Kotlin.