Hdpi

HDPI refers to a high-density screen (about 240 dpi) used on an Android device.

Screens

Screen is a display, or a monitor



Different size assets

Example

"However things are slightly different due to the much larger screens size on 3.0 tablet;in these cases often using the hdpi assets gives a better size"

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Android: 50dip is different size on different devices?

"Edit - now that i think about it i m not sure why your image would appear smaller unless your screens had a greater dpi than hdpi"

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Why are my project's drawables blurry?

Ldpi mdpi resolutions

Example

"So as i said - mdpi also doesn t means that your screens resolution is less than hdpi screens resolution"

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When designing a UI interface for MDPI and HDPI ANdroid how do i beat the height issue?

"Even if i create three versions for ldpi mdpi and hdpi there are more than screens resolutions in that table if there is no matching image it will scale my image and may not retain the aspect ratio"

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Android Background Image: How to Support All Resolutions?

"If you re diligent about making graphics for at least the main three densities ldpi mdpi and hdpi then you should not see over-large icons except where the screens is physically smaller than your layout expects your layout"

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Layout for unusual screens

"Well android adjust its screens density according to device it working on if you have both folders hdpi and mdpi available it will take near best suitable resources for your application;please check whether device is hdpi or not"

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MDPI to HDPI SystemUI.apk porting

"E it an hdpi or and ldpi device what you want to be xx dp in size is yy cm on any device;now as you have devices that differ in physical size you see bigger spaces between your widgets on one device because it screens is bigger"

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Layouts look different on devices

"If in java code the values would be in pixels so 50px on mdpi screens will look larger than on hdpi screens"

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Having trouble getting my head around UI Graphics android

"It suppose to load images from the hdpi folder because it s screens density is smaller than 320 dpi"

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Samsung Note 1 is Loading Resources From Xhdpi Folder

"I am not aware of any device that can use api 14 with a screens density lower than hdpi"

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If I support a minimum of API 14, what screen densities do I not have to worry about?

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