Android Top 5 Search Libraries

Mobile Application Developers might come across implementing search functionality, writing the code from scratch can be tedious and time consuming.

“Search is a core user feature on Android. Users should be able to search any data that is available to them, whether the content is located on the device or the Internet. To help create a consistent search experience for users, Android provides a search framework that helps you implement search for your application.”

Implementing search in android is made easier by many third party libraries.

Following are the top 5 search libraries available on github.

  1. MaterialSearchBar

2. SimpleSearchView

3. MaterialSearchView — Kotlin

4. PersistentSearchView

5. floatingsearchview

Let us know which library you are/want to use in comments below.

Comment below if we are missing out any awesome libraries.