Using app templates allows you to meet your client deadlines faster because all the programming work has been done for you. All you need is to build the app according to your clients needs.
Top Selling Android App Templates for 2020 on CodeCanyon
For a productive app development journey in the year 2020, grab one of these most popular Android app templates. We’ve combed through the thousands of Android app templates available at CodeCanyon to find the 20 best available this year.
These Android app templates are made in Android studio, use Material Design, and come with step-by-step instructions or video tutorials on how to configure the templates from scratch. They also usually support AdMob with an option of removing banners and interstitial ads.
20 Best Android App Templates of 2020
In this roundup I’ll highlight the best Android app templates available right now at CodeCanyon so you can build your ideal Android app in 2020.
Best Universal App Templates
Hands down one of the best and most popular Android app templates is Universal Android App. This awesome app lets users create just about any app they want by pulling in unlimited content from sources such as blogs, timelines, feeds, channels, playlists, or webpages, and easily combining them into one customisable app. The template supports the most popular web content sources, like WordPress, YouTube, Facebook, and RSS.
Material Design UI is a cool and stylish Android UI template with five gorgeous themes that can be used to make any app project you’re working on more aesthetically appealing. The template themes target social, travel, media, and shopping apps, and there is a universal theme that can be used with a wider variety of apps. The template uses hundreds of UI elements that can be recombined endlessly to create a beautiful and unique-looking app.
MaterialX is a UI template that can support any app project you want to develop. It is specifically designed to make your apps look amazing by providing you with beautiful, ready-to-use materials, so that no matter what app you’re creating, you can implement it in the code. Features include grid, list, and tab views, media player, social media timeline, e-commerce shopping, and more.
Best Social Network App Templates
Built in Android Studio, My Social Network template allows you to create your own personal social network app where you can publish posts, read the posts of friends, have a personal conversation with friends in real time, and more.
6. Dating App
Dating App template is just what you need if you want to try your hand at creating your own online dating app. Built with Android Studio, the template’s notable features include a beautiful gallery and user profiles. Users have the ability to comment, like, reply and send gifts, see potential dates that are nearby, make in-app purchases, send real-time direct messages with photos, and of course they can block other users.
Looking for a messenger app template to create your own Android messenger? Look no further than the WoWonder Android Messenger app template. Designed specifically as an Android chat application for the WoWonder social network, WoWonder Mobile Messenger allows users to chat together on their mobile phones. Features include the ability to make both audio and video calls, send and receive messages, share and upload images, make sound recordings, and so much more.
Best Locator and Map App Templates
8. The City
Cities are complex spaces, and any app that helps locals and visitors alike navigate is bound to be a hit. The City is a great app template for developers who want to create an app for their city featuring the most interesting sights, the best restaurants, cafés, bars, shops, and more.
All the app data is stored in a local SQLite database, so the app works in offline mode. The template has great features like MapView to show place location, featured category for recommended places, the ability to filter searches, saved history of searches, and much more.
9. Store Finder
Having a store finder app on your mobile phone is non-negotiable. This kind of indispensability has made the Store Finder app template popular among developers. Made with Android Studio and material design, the app features a long list of must-have features like email and SMS integration, user ratings and reviews, Google directions, and social media logins. Users also have the ability to draw on the map, use map pins, share to Facebook and Twitter, and more.
10. City Guide
Create your own handy travel guide app for the city of your choice with the City Guide Android app template. Developed in Android Studio and styled with Material Design, this template is easy to configure and customise. It doesn’t require programming skills to use.
You can organise your chosen city highlights into categories like attractions, sports, hotels, and nightlife. These chosen highlights can also be viewed as clickable spots on an interactive map which uses geolocation to identify your phone’s current position and distance from each highlight.
Best Music and Video App Templates
11. Android Live TV
Android Live TV is an app template that helps developers create apps that allow end users to watch live TV on their Android devices. The app offers a registration/login screen, a home screen, and a navigation screen which shows all sections of the app. Channels are organised by categories, and users can comment on channels as well as reporting issues with channels. The app is easy to configure, and detailed documentation is provided.
12. Your Radio App
Hands down the best radio app template to be found at CodeCanyon, Your Radio App is perfect for developers who want to create their own mobile Internet radio-streaming app. With a powerful admin panel, the app can manage unlimited radio stations and categories and supports many formats.
If you are a YouTuber, videographer or developer with clients who are videographers, Your Videos Channel app template may appeal to you because it essentially allows you to create an app dedicated to showing off your videos or a video collection of your choosing. The app, which has YouTube integration, uses PHP MySQL for the admin side and can manage unlimited categories and video uploads.
xMusic will appeal to Android developers who are looking for a template to help them create an online-offline music player app. This app plays millions of free songs from SoundCloud via the SoundCloud API, but can switch to music from the user’s own library if they prefer.
Some of the great features the template offers are a powerful equalizer with many preset music styles, support for sleep mode and a number of playlists, a powerful search, and much more.
Best Special-Purpose App Templates
15. Android News App
Android News App template is the go-to template for those looking to create a mobile news app for Android devices. Users can view the latest news in different categories, save articles as favourites, get notified about the latest articles, and more. It comes with an easy-to-use admin dashboard for modifying the news categories and other details.
The HD Wallpaper app template allows developers to create an app which delivers gorgeous wallpapers and backgrounds to the user’s Android device. The app features multiple galleries of high-resolution images, easy tap, swipe and scroll functions, and offline caching of wallpapers.
AdForest is the perfect classified ads app template if you want to build an app to manage product listings for an ad posting business. The template has a built-in text messaging system for easy communication between buyers and sellers. It comes with push notifications to alert users when there’s a message on an ad, and the Google Maps integration allows users to get directions to the seller.
Quizix is a fabulous Android quiz app template that uses maths, text, and/or photo questions, and has space for two to four answer options. Developers simply add their categories, sub-categories and questions in the back end, and the app formulates the quiz. This template also comes with AdMob banners and interstitials.
Create your own recipe application with the Cookbook Recipe App template. This native Android app template doesn’t require programming skills and the code is easy to configure and customise. It also stores recipes in a local SQLite database so users can run the app without an Internet connection. Other great built-in features include a drawer menu with categories, shopping list, favourites, a powerful search, Google Analytics, various animations and effects, and more.
Launch Your Android App With a Great Template
These 20 best Android app templates of 2020 are just a small selection of the hundreds of Android app templates we have available at CodeCanyon, so if none of them quite fits your needs, there are plenty of other great options to choose from.
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