10+ Helpful Tools and Kits for Android Developers
Useful tools and kits help the android developers to design applications and developments in short time, but with better interface and catchy designs. Unlike Apple tools, Android kits are not very widespread. Tools for android developers are comprehensive and they allow the developers to apply their creativity. Worth a look?
It’s been a while since we last share to you the best mobile development tips, now we’re back again and this time we are giving you our collection of 10+ Helpful Tools Kits for Android Developers. Enjoy!
1. Android Interaction Design Patterns
This is androidpatterns.com, a set of interaction patterns that can help you design Android apps. An interaction pattern is a short hand summary of a design solution that has proven to work more than once.
2. Android GUI PSD Vector Kit
A set that comes with several button elements as well as different interface options for Android GUI.
3. Google Android
Stencil set for Google Android prototyping.
4. Google Nexus One Template
Package contains PSD files with PNG files.
5. Android: Search Toolbar
Search .psd and .ping.
6. iDroid Icons for Android
iDroid is a fresh and elegant replacement icon set for the Android OS in use on many modern handsets, such as the HTC Hero. The icons found on this page are 48×48 png images, ready to be used by certain Home Replacement applications like PandaHome, OpenHome or dxTop. They can also be used with Bettercut.
7. :icons: Breathe
Breathe is a new replacement icon set for the Android OS, inspired by iPhone styled rounded icons.
8. HTC G1 Dream Smartphone .PSD
(Real .PSD, not rendered.)
9. Honeycomb Stencils & Sketchsheets
Using the Motorola Xoom as our frame, we’ve created an Android Honeycomb Omnigraffle stencil and sketchsheets that will let you sketch out your ideas and guide your design process.
A standalone binary executable available: (Mac OS X, Windows, Linux).
11. Android Sketch Stencil Version
Sketch style Android OmniGraffle template. The purpose of the sketch style wireframe is to prevent the intended audience from thinking about visual design and encourages them to focus on the functionality and behavior being proposed.
12. Sensor Simulator Description
Sensor simulator is a java standalone application that simulates sensor data and transmits them to the Android emulator.