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 favorite services and interactions might look under Material Design. If they end up half this pretty, we're in for a treat.


7 Glimpses into Android's Beautiful Future

A Material Design reimagining of the Netflix app by Matt McDowell


7 Glimpses into Android's Beautiful Future

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


7 Glimpses into Android's Beautiful Future

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


7 Glimpses into Android's Beautiful Future

A Material Design take on Evernote by Jiangping Hsu


7 Glimpses into Android's Beautiful Future

An example of Material Design's "consistent choreography" guideline by Min-Sang Choi


7 Glimpses into Android's Beautiful Future

A Material Design calculator by Jovie Brent


7 Glimpses into Android's Beautiful Future

A Material Design imagining of an alarm menu by Ehsan Rahimi