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What’s a Splash screen?

It’s a start up screen that is displayed while an android app loads in the background. It can contain your app’s logo and/or name.

There are different ways of creating a splash screen like using timers with an extra activity, but this method can cause the splash screen to display more than necessary. Here, I’ll show you a more appropriate method, using the app’s launcher theme on Android Studio.

  • First we want to create a drawable resource file containing the logo and the background color. Add the file in the res/drawable folder.

Ibukun Okunoye

Android Dev. Kotlin!

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