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Play Store Update Brings New Animations

Google today released version 5.5 of Play Store. O update brought new animations to Material Design and news in the section of reviews and comments about the application. Unfortunately, the changes come only for those running Android 5.1 Lollipop, and apparently the animations are unique to the desktop. TV Shows, which is missing from the Brazilian Play Store.

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Play Store s news comes to Android 5.1 Lollipop. / ANDROIDPIT

Material Design has two obvious features, which are noted at first glance: colors and design. flat, and the animations. The Play Store is already all colored, but it was still without the animations. With version 5.5, Google finally brought the animations to the store. Check it out on the video below as it looked:

In addition, the update brought news to the ratings / comments section: now, above popular opinions appear above the comments, in the format of conversation balloons, with the number of people who agree with them below. Useful, but somewhat strange.

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New popular opinion balloons. / AndroidPolice

The APK is already available and the encryption signature ensures that the file is safe to install and has not been tampered with in any way. However, the APK comes from an unknown source and, according to the latest privacy issues involving downloading the WhatsApp version 2.12.45 package, we inform you that downloading this APK is at your own risk.

Remembering that changes are only visible on devices with Android 5.1 Lollipop. According to Kirill Grouchnikov, this is probably due to a bug in framework which reaches all versions of Lollipop, except 5.1.

Who already has 5.1, what did you think about the changes?

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