The following is the first few sections of a chapter from The Busy Coder's Guide to Android Development, plus headings for the remaining major sections, to give you an idea about the content of the chapter.


Addressing Application Size Issues

Sometimes, our apps are just too big, where “too big” can be defined as:

This chapter will review various techniques for trying to keep the size of your app down to a reasonable level.

Prerequisites

This chapter assumes that you have read the core chapters of the book.

The APK Analyzer

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Java Code, and the 64K Method Limit

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Native Code

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Images

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APK Expansion Files

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