7 Glimpses Into Android’s Beautiful Future

7 Glimpses Into Android’s Beautiful Future

The newest version of Android (Lemon Meringue Pie?) is on its way, bringing with it a whole new look for Google at large. For now it’s just a beta, but designers are already playing with Google’s new guidelines. So far, so good.

The following collection of GIFs aren’t official apps; they’re guesses, by some talented designers, at how some of your favourite services and interactions might look under Material Design. If they end up half this pretty, we’re in for a treat.

A Material Design reimagining of the Netflix app by Matt McDowell

An animated overview of some of Material Design’s guidelines by Jelio Dimitrov

A Material redesign of the search function in the Aviasales app by Mark M

A Material Design take on Evernote by Jiangping Hsu

An example of Material Design’s “consistent choreography” guideline by Min-Sang Choi

A Material Design calculator by Jovie Brent

A Material Design imagining of an alarm menu by Ehsan Rahimi