Jetpack Compose Roadmap

Last updated: July 28, 2021

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

Jetpack Compose is currently at version 1.0. The major themes that we are focused on for our next releases 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
Material Components

Support Material You

Improve large screen

Support Chips

Support Nav Rail

Improve BottomSheet

Support Material Transitions

Improve component parity with mdc-android

Foundation

Support 2d Drag/Scroll Gesture

Support Paged collections

Support Lazy item animations

Support Lazy Staggered Grid

Support Overscroll effect

UI

Support Async Drawing

Support Autosize Text

Support Trackpad/D-Pad navigation

Support Downloadable Fonts

Support Drag and Drop

Support Keyboard input

Support Mouse input

Improve Touch target sizing

Support Variable Fonts

Improve Emoji support

Improve focus management

Support Graphics SubLayer

Improve TalkBack integration

Support multi-threaded measure

Support smart Text Features

Animation Support shared element transitions
Compiler & Runtime Support multithreaded scheduler Support Applier Inferencing
Testing Support Multi modal input injection Support Common tests
View Interop

Improve Fragment cleanup

Support nested scrolling interop

Tools

Improve Preview performance

Support Interactive Preview

Support Animation Inspector

Support Wear Preview

Support Homescreen Widget Preview

Support Recomposition Tooling

Jetpack Library Integrations

Area In Focus Backlog
Navigation Support transition animations
Paging Improvements for infinitely prepending lists
Constraint/Motion Layout Support MotionLayout

Platforms

Platform In Focus Backlog
WearOS Compose API
Homescreen Widgets Compose API

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.