TextDrawable VS CircularImageView

Compare TextDrawable vs CircularImageView 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)


Custom view for circular images in Android while maintaining the best draw performance (by Pkmmte)
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TextDrawable CircularImageView
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3,157 1,186
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0.0 0.0
9 months ago almost 5 years ago
Java Java
MIT License MIT License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

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

CircleImageView - A circular ImageView for Android

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.

GifImageView - Android ImageView that handles animated GIF images

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

avatar-android - Rounded and Squared Avatar for Android Applications

PolygonImageView - Custom ImageView for android with polygon shape (Android)

MovingImageView - Custom ImageView for moving image around the screen (Android)

ImageGallery - A gallery used to host an array of images

cropper - Android widget for cropping and rotating an image.