Google is beginning to roll out its new Materials You design system to Gmail, Calendar, Docs, and extra on Android. The brand new look will embody adjustments to navigation bars, improved motion buttons, and Google’s Sans textual content for higher readability. It’s a part of the bigger Android 12 redesign that features massive, bubbly buttons, shifting colours, smoother animations, and a few overhauls to built-in apps.
The design adjustments imply Pixel units with Android 12 or newer will have the ability to match the colours inside apps like Gmail, Google Meet, and Google Drive with their wallpapers for what Google calls a “extra dynamic, customized look.” Present coloration schemes and color-coded file varieties and folders will stay unchanged inside the apps, although.
The tip result’s refined however colourful adjustments to apps like Gmail, Calendar, and Docs. Google has actually leaned additional into rounded corners right here, and the adjustments are largely aesthetic, which means button placements and core navigation gained’t be altering.
The design adjustments are already obtainable in Gmail, Google Drive, Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. They will even seem in Google Calendar on September 20th, and Google Meet on September 19th. All the design adjustments can be found to each private Google accounts and Google Workspace clients.