Home Coding Android Coding How to Create a Multi Touch App in Android

How to Create a Multi Touch App in Android



A multi-touch gesture is when multiple fingers touch an Android device screen at the same time. We are going to see a practical example of a multi-touch in action by building a simple app in Android Studio.

Every time the user touches the screen a white circle will be displayed. If there are multiple touches, multiple circles are shown. If the user moves his fingers, the circles will follow accordingly. Refer to the code

Refer to the code commentary in the code for more information.

How to Create a MultiTouch App in Android Studio

1. Create a New Android Studio project.

2. Leave the default minimum SDK.

3. Select an Empty Activity.

4. Insert the following code into MainActivity.java:

5. Here’s what our AndroidManifest.xml looked like:

6.  Run and test the app, it should look like this:

Denis Madroane App junkie, Android developer, proud Freelancer. Passionate about app development and blogging, updated with the new stuff. Likes to think that he's versed in app re-skinning, content writing and social media.


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Powered by WordPress