TextDrawable VS CircleImageView

Compare TextDrawable vs CircleImageView and see what are their differences.


This light-weight library provides images with letter/text like the Gmail app. It extends the Drawable class thus can be used with existing/custom/network ImageView classes. Also included is a fluent interface for creating drawables and a customizable ColorGenerator. (by amulyakhare)


A circular ImageView for Android (by hdodenhof)
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TextDrawable CircleImageView
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0.0 0.0
9 months ago 7 days ago
Java Java
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing TextDrawable and CircleImageView you can also consider the following projects:

PhotoView - Implementation of ImageView for Android that supports zooming, by various touch gestures.

CircularImageView - Custom view for circular images in Android while maintaining the best draw performance

gif-movie-view - Android View widget for displaying GIF animations.

android-shape-imageview - Custom shaped android imageview components

subsampling-scale-image-view - Android library (AAR). Highly configurable, easily extendable deep zoom view for displaying huge images without loss of detail. Perfect for photo galleries, maps, building plans etc.

android-gpuimage - Android filters based on OpenGL (idea from GPUImage for iOS)

SelectableRoundedImageView - Android ImageView that supports different radii on each corner.

GestureViews - ImageView and FrameLayout with gestures control and position animation

android-crop - Android library project for cropping images