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 modifications to navigation bars, improved motion buttons, and Google’s Sans textual content for higher readability. It’s a part of the larger Android 12 redesign that features huge, bubbly buttons, shifting colours, smoother animations, and a few overhauls to built-in apps.
The design modifications imply Pixel units with Android 12 or newer will be capable of match the colours inside apps like Gmail, Google Meet, and Google Drive with their wallpapers for what Google calls a “extra dynamic, customized look.” Current coloration schemes and color-coded file sorts and folders will stay unchanged inside the apps, although.
The tip result’s refined however colourful modifications to apps like Gmail, Calendar, and Docs. Google has actually leaned additional into rounded corners right here, and the modifications are largely aesthetic, that means button placements and core navigation gained’t be altering.
The design modifications are already accessible in Gmail, Google Drive, Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. They will even seem in Google Calendar on September twentieth, and Google Meet on September nineteenth. All the design modifications can be found to each private Google accounts and Google Workspace clients.