Personalisation will gain momentum in 2021. Custom UX is becoming integral to mobile app development. Next-gen technologies such as Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making the personalisation of apps more seamless and less time-consuming. Developers are increasingly adopting streaming solutions such as YouTube where the AI in the background is constantly assessing users preferences.
Both Android and iOS platforms offer rounded corners as most devices today have curved edges and the UI simply mirrors the curved appearance to offer users an enjoyable experience. Rounded corners look aesthetically pleasing and have proven to have a positive impact on the app’s UX.
Voice-powered mobile apps are constantly on the rise. Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Google Assistant and other AI-enabled virtual assistants are voice-based and will continue to influence the UX design trends today and in the future. Voice-powered applications are slowly becoming an essential part of our lives as they provide quick results, custom user experience and are more convenient.
We access so many apps each day, that it is often difficult to remember each and every password. Password-less login is trending in 2021. Today, numerous types of password-less login are already being used by a range of mobile applications such as biometric authentication, One Time Temporary Passwords, etc.
Integrating advanced animation into mobile applications can help deliver a better user experience. Animated moves and motions can help in delivering information to users about action confirmation, changes made and serve as a basis for adding the flow to interactions. Animation can also serve as a great way to differentiate a brand from competitors.