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android – Can I Add GIF format Image as a Splash Screen

Posted by: admin June 15, 2020 Leave a comment


How can i add GIF format image as a splash screen. I tried to add but when i add it. It acts as a normal image. I don’t know whether we can use Gif image as splash Screen. if there is any option to work that GIF format image.

How to&Answers:

Yes, you can Add Gif Image for the Splash Screen. To use Gif Image in your View.

add this dependency to your build.gradle file in the app module.

For the latest version.

dependencies {
    compile 'pl.droidsonroids.gif:android-gif-drawable:1.2.10'

and In the XML file add this way


and add your Gif Image to Drawable.

For more detail visit this: https://github.com/koral–/android-gif-drawable


you can Create different Frame for Image and add it one after another in short interval of time.


use glide to solve this.

ImageView imageView = findViewById(R.id.splashScreen);
        GlideDrawableImageViewTarget splashScreen = new GlideDrawableImageViewTarget(imageView);

go to this stackoverflow link for more detail