Jetpack Compose Roadmap

Last updated: February 9, 2022

Welcome to the Jetpack Compose roadmap, outlining upcoming plans for Jetpack Compose. For completed features, please see release notes.

The major themes that we are focused on for our next release are:

  • Performance
  • Material You components
  • Large Screen improvements
  • Homescreen Widgets
  • WearOS support

In Focus items are being worked on soon and are likely to land in an upcoming stable release. Backlog items are planned but not likely to land soon.

Core Libraries

Area In Focus Backlog Done
Material Components

Material You

Improve large screen support

Chips

Improve component parity with Material Components for Android

Improve BottomSheet

Material Transitions

Navigation Rail

Foundation

Paged collections

Lazy item animations

Support for Insets

2d Drag/Scroll gesture

Lazy Staggered grid

Drag and drop support in LazyColumn

Public API for swipes and sheets

Overscroll effect

UI

Accessibility checks

Downloadable fonts

Selection magnifier

Text editing improvements

Text on canvas

Trackpad/D-Pad navigation

Improve focus management

Mouse input

Variable fonts

Improve emoji support

Smart text features

Async drawing

Autosize text

Drag and drop across screens

Keyboard input

Graphics SubLayer

Improve TalkBack integration

Multi-threaded measure

Improve touch target sizing

Animation

Shared element transitions

Compiler & Runtime

Movable Content

Applier inferencing

Multithreaded scheduler

Testing

Multi modal input injection

Common tests

View interop

Nested scroll interoperability with Views

Improve Fragment cleanup

Tools

Improve Preview performance

Animation preview (Coordination)

MultiPreview

Glance Preview

Recomposition tooling

Wear Preview

Visual Linting

Interactive Preview

Animation preview (Transition support)

Jetpack Library Integrations

Area In Focus Backlog Done
Navigation

Transition animations

Paging

Improvements for infinitely prepending lists

Constraint/Motion Layout

ConstraintLayout view parity

Platforms

Platform In Focus Backlog Done
WearOS

Compose API

Homescreen Widgets

Compose API (Glance)

Proposals

If you would like to propose an item for consideration for inclusion on the roadmap please review existing proposals or create a new one.