Picture-in-Picture App for Android devices with Source Code
Picture-in-Picture is a special type of multi-window mode mostly used for video playback for Android devices.This sample demonstrates basic usage of Picture-in-Picture mode for handheld devices. The sample plays a video. The video keeps on playing when the app is turned in to Picture-in-Picture mode. On Picture-in-Picture screen, the app shows an action item to pause or resume the video.Released under Apache License 2.0 , which means you can use them for any purpose, even for commercial projects.
Introduction of Android PictureInPicture
As of Android O, activities can launch in Picture-in-Picture (PiP) mode. PiP is a special type of multi-window mode mostly used for video playback.The app is paused when it enters PiP mode, but it will continue showing content.
🖝 PiP is a special type of multi-window mode mostly used for video playback
🖝 App is paused when it enters PiP mode, but it will continue showing content.
🖝 Can be specified how an activity should behave when it is in PiP mode.
🖝 With a PictureInPictureParams, you can specify aspect ratio of PiP activity and action items available for PiP mode.
🖝 Action items are used as menu items in PiP mode.
🖝 You can use a PendingIntent to specify what to do when the item is selected.