Version 2.8.5 (2018-10-12)

  • Fix crash and database corruption when discarding card template edits

  • Fix widget crash on older devices (pre-Ice Cream Sandwich, Android 4.0.3)

  • Fix excessive pull-to-sync false positives. Disable when not at top of page.

Version 2.8.4 (2018-04-27)

  • Fix error syncing due to too many card templates

Version 2.8.3 (2017-11-10)

  • Fix crash adding a picture from camera

  • Fix add note icon disappearing in browser after search

  • Fix translations from Glosbe

  • Fix crash long-tapping when no deck is selected

  • Fix crash entering advanced settings on some devices

  • Fix incorrect graph display in statistics

  • Fix deck not changing properly in statistics

  • Fix rounding error in statistics weekly breakdown

  • Fix spurious new deck created on model rename

  • Improve error message on exception during media sync

  • Improve animation when transitioning between screens

  • Use a round icon on devices that support it

Version 2.8.2 (2017-02-28)

  • Fix bugs showing confirmation dialogs in various places

  • Fix uncommon crash showing dialog after sync

Version 2.8.1 (2017-02-06)

  • Allow sending exported apkg to arbitrary app (e.g. Google Drive)

  • Allow AnkiWeb to display a warning on sync completion

  • Fix potential full-sync after sync cancellation

  • Fix media sync sometimes scanning all files again

  • Fix removing $ character when importing media files

  • Improve automatic card answer timing when audio is played

  • Improve rendering of some statistics

  • Fix some crashes in the Russian, Vietnamese, and Chinese translations

  • Fix crash sending exported apkg by email. NB: Export path can no longer be modified.

Version 2.7 (2016-10-16)

  • Add pull-to-sync feature

  • Add option to place answer buttons at the top

  • Add widget to directly access "Add note" screen

  • Fix issue with importing whole collections and restoring backups

  • Fix deck import failing after the first successful one

  • Fix cards in learning queue not being randomized

  • Fix crash with fullscreen mode and hidden answer buttons

  • Fix rare crash when opening deck options

  • Improve support with TalkBack

Version 2.6.1 (2016-07-08)

  • Add card cycling in previewer (similar to desktop client)

  • Add option to hide 'minutes left' in reviewer

  • Fix language from app setting not always being used

  • Fix not being able to play back new sound recording

  • Fix potential crash on Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)

  • Improved use of horizontal space when resizing large images

  • Minor adjustment to black theme colors

Version 2.6 (2016-06-14)

  • Add two new themes (black, plain), selectable in preferences

  • Make reviewer app bar icons customizable

  • Split "hide / delete" menu in reviewer into "bury", "suspend", "delete note"

  • Reviewer undo button now removes last stroke when whiteboard in use

  • Add menu entry to change TTS language from reviewer

  • Add more of the statistics available on the desktop client

  • Add "advanced statistics" plugin (must be enabled in advanced settings)

  • Add setting to configure custom sync server (advanced)

  • Fix card templates created in AnkiDroid incorrectly using bold style

  • Fix many importing issues (behavior now consistent with the desktop client)

  • Fix long-tapping card in browser not always working

  • Update sound playback button image

  • Reduce size of whiteboard and gesture area for better interoperability with full screen

  • Improve error messages with inaccessible collections

  • Allow auto-play of HTML media elements (for templates that enable it)

  • Significant updates to the content provider and API (for developers; see documentation)

  • Many small bug fixes, improvements, theme adjustments, translation updates

Version 2.5.4 (2015-12-14)

  • Fix background color in overflow menu of deck picker

Version 2.5.3 (2015-12-14)

  • Fix floating action button (blue +) interfering with deck list on Android 2.3

  • Fix opening apkg files from Gmail

  • Fix automatic playback of consecutive videos

  • Add a new launch screen

  • Improve behaviour surrounding the deck overview screen

  • Multiple media files can now be added to one field in the note editor

  • Don’t include unused media files on export

  • Undo behaviour is now consistent with the desktop client (can no longer undo note edits)

  • Enhancements to sync canceling

  • Minor performance enhancements, crash fixes, and UI tweaks

Version 2.5.2 (2015-12-04)

  • Fix start-up crashes on Samsung devices running Android 4.2

  • Fix crash for new users on Android 6.0

  • Reverted to old typing method. The new method is now an option which is off by default.

  • You can now click on the numbers in the right-most part of the deck list to open the deck overview screen

  • Various fixes to transition animations and progress bars

  • Add option to remove empty cards (previously only possible on desktop)

  • Remove: Google Translate filter. In practice, this feature had no effect and is not required

  • Remove: Google image search for multimedia card. The image search API has been discontinued by Google and no longer works

Version 2.5.1 (2015-12-01)

  • Fix crash when loading deck list (could not open collection bug)

  • Fix visible progress bar showing when answering card

Version 2.5 (2015-11-30)

  • Redesign of user interface to use material design

  • Add new dark theme

  • Simplify the study process by bypassing deck overview screen

  • Add ability to add, edit, delete note types

  • Add setting to enable auto-sync and a Tasker intent to trigger sync

  • Replace "instant add" feature with new API for 3rd party apps to add cards directly to AnkiDroid

  • "Type in the answer" input box now built into the card html itself

  • Make fullscreen-mode immersive and added setting to hide answer buttons when using gestures

  • Add css class for customizing card background color when night mode is enabled

  • Allow changing media volume from the deck picker

  • Add ability to save and view common searches in the card browser

  • Browser now shows full question and answer in the results by default

  • Only show tags relevant to that deck when doing custom study by tag

  • Fix some bugs in the widget

  • Remove "simple interface"

  • Remove support for Android version 2.1 and 2.2 (minimum is now 2.3.3)

  • Add support for Android 6 Marshmallow

  • Disable write-ahead-logging in sqlite database

  • Many other bug fixes and small improvements

Version 2.4.4 (2015-10-20)

  • Fix playback of sound files with apostrophes in file name

  • Fix new card siblings not being buried for the same day

  • Fix media on cards when using the Hebrew Fix option

  • Fix crashes related to "Relative overdueness" and make this sort order available on AnkiDroid

  • When mixing new and review cards, make their rotation more consistent with desktop

Version 2.4.3 (2015-04-21)

  • Fix "unknown field" bug

  • Fix crash showing welcome screen on Android 2.3

  • Fix crash caused by widget

  • Fix rare crash in browser

  • Fix a couple of sync issues

  • Fix crash starting AnkiDroid on a small number of devices

  • Update translations

Version 2.4.2 (2015-03-18)

  • Fix some bugs with cloze templates

  • Fix a translation error

Version 2.4.1 (2015-03-15)

  • Fix some bugs with filtered decks

  • Improve importing of shared decks

  • Open settings if AnkiDroid dir inaccesible

  • Fix a bug with zooming

  • Fix a bug where old card was still shown in reviewer after changing deck

  • Fix some issues with cloze deletion

  • Fix various crashes

  • Update translations

Version 2.4 (2015-01-28)

  • Move "preview" feature to browser

  • Add ability to change note type of existing flashcards

  • Add ability to view and delete card templates

  • Fix TTS for most devices

  • Support playback of videos (see supported formats here)

  • Improve rendering of second column in browser

  • Improve detection of swipe gestures

  • Increase number of languages in Glosbe translator

  • Add support for Chromebooks

  • New crash report system

  • Bug fixes

Version 2.3.2 (2014-11-06)

  • Bug fixes: Sync, TTS, Remote images, Advanced editor, Export

  • Note: This is the last version of AnkiDroid supported by AnkiWeb. Previous versions will not sync.

Version 2.3 (2014-10-27)

  • Add new user manual

  • Make statistics identical to Anki Desktop

  • Fixes to media sync

  • Fix bug where images were not showing

  • Change layout of note editor

  • Add new disable whiteboard option to reviewer and update icons

  • Add full support for APKG export and import

  • Add feature to email exported APKG

  • Increase default number of backups and use APKG

  • Make preview card accessible from card browser

  • Make shared decks download with Android browser

  • Add reset and reschedule feature in note editor

  • Add a new notification system and icon

  • Replace tutorial deck with new welcome screen

  • Disable opening navigation drawer from reviewer when swipe is used

  • Improve audio recording quality

  • Support sticky fields when enabled in Anki Desktop

  • Many other bug fixes

Version 2.2.3 (2014-08-04)

  • New media sync protocol

  • Fix 2 bugs for opening links and resuming the app

Version 2.2 (2014-07-21)

  • Redesign layout

  • Add pictures and sounds to flashcards (experimental)

  • Make second column in card browser configurable

  • Make images on flashcards zoomable

  • Improve preview feature and access via action bar

  • Simplify menus and settings

  • Make slow searches in card browser cancellable

  • Improve adding/removing tags

  • Fix "type in the answer" and cloze deletion features

  • Fix whiteboard feature

  • Restore backups from within the app

  • Make volume duck on any background music when sounds played

  • Make playing of sounds consistent with Desktop version

  • Remove animations feature due to being buggy

  • Improve speed of showing cards

  • Remove duplicate check dialog when adding new flashcards

  • Remove swap button when adding or editing flashcards

  • Remove kanji info feature (will become optional plugin in the future)

  • Make minimum Android version 2.1

  • Fix lots of bugs

Version 2.1.3 (2014-04-05)

  • Create new notes in correct deck

  • TTS fixes

Version 2.1 (2014-03-27)

  • Lots of Bug Fixes

  • New custom study option with improved tag selection

  • New preview card feature in note editor (experimental)

  • New override font preference in addition to default font

  • New "Kanji Info" feature (enabled in preferences→reviewing→Kanji Info)

  • Improve Aedict integration

  • Support for Samsung Multi-Window

  • Fix Some TTS Issues

  • Updated Translations

  • Remove unused media check when deleting decks

  • Significantly increase speed for reducing filtered decks

  • Remove upgrade wizard

Version 2.0.4 (2014-02-03)

  • Fix issue with typing answers

  • Default font now overrides card font

  • Fixed audio playback image being covered by text on Android 2.3

  • Fixed reviewer crash when language set to Romanian

  • Translation fixes

Version 2.0.2 (2013-12-15)

  • Fixed lots of crashes

  • Tablet UI fixes

  • Fixed new card ordering issues

  • Card appearance now matches desktop Anki. (Centering cards is off by default but can be re-enabled)

  • Option groups can now be changed in AnkiDroid

  • Clear error message when using a bad template

  • Fixed timeboxing notifications

  • Properly scale images

  • Better custom font handling

  • More settings (next day starts at, timeboxing value, etc.)

  • Changing AnkiDroid interface language now works.

  • Fixed import/shared deck download issues ("not a valid apkg file")

  • Fixed invisible text on Motorola devices

  • Focus on answer when revealed

  • Filtered decks are now blue in deck list

  • Removed unused circle button in note editor

Version 2.0.1 (2013-02-06)

  • Upgrade wizard

  • Fix importing apkgs

  • Fix media syncing

Version 2.0 (2013-01-03)

  • complete revision

  • libanki2.0 scheduling

  • new learning mode

  • new layout

  • merge syncing possible now

  • better statistics

  • decks are now saved in a single collection

  • options are shareable now

  • tablet layout

  • tons of performance improvements

  • card import function

  • collection can be saved on internal memory

Version 0.1 to 1.1.3

AnkiDroid has continuously evolved collectively as an open source project, with the first version released to the Google Market on June 28 2009. Version 1.1.3 was the last 1.x version (released on 26th June 2012), before the incompatible AnkiDroid v2.0 was released, essentially rewritten from scratch to be compatible with the new Anki Desktop v2.0.