Google Santa Tracker — Moving to an Android App Bundle

Chris Banes
Jan 29, 2019 · 7 min read
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Dynamic Delivery

If you only take away one thing from reading this post, make sure it is to try uploading an AAB instead of an APK for your app. The chances are high that this small change will save your users time and money.

‘Optimize Your App Size’ talk from ADS ‘18

Feature modules

Implementing feature modules

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Confirmation dialog shown when the device is connected to a metered network

Results

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* Download size calculated using Analyze Bundle feature in Android Studio
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Chart showing how the module sizes compare
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And the survey says…
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Actual footage from Santa HQ

Benefits for all


Android Developers

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