Android Question New transition animations in Android 9 "pie"

David Meier

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I updated my phone to Android 9 (Pie) and realized that the transitions between the activities changed. As I was not aware of this fact I can imagine that this information is interesting for some of you too.

See this link for more details:

Should you want to implement your own custom transitions there is still Erel's tutorial:

The tutorial uses xml-files for the transition type. If you want some more xml-files with transitions you will find them in the older Android-SDK folders e.g.: