How Fast is your Android App?

Online event - GDG Perth
Wed, Aug 26, 2020, 7:30 PM (AWST)

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About this event

Slow Android applications cause customer frustration, Frustration leads to less frequent use and uninstalls. One easy step to improve the performance of your application is to identify assets that are transmitted over the network and to optimise them In this talk,I'll walk through approaches to test your mobile app's data footprint, and provide suggestions on how to make improvements to lessen the data usage, and speed the delivery of assets over high latency mobile networks. After this talk, you'll understand why this testing is important, several techniques to test, and some "gotchas" to look out for.

Discus with Doug Sillars. He is a freelance mobile performance expert, studying the intersection of media and web performance. A Google Developer Expert and the author of O’Reilly’s “High Performance Android Apps,” Doug regularly speaks at conferences, and blogs at He is currently working as a freelance digital nomad, traveling with his family in Europe.


Wednesday, Aug 26
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (AWST)


Online event


  • Eunice Sari

    Eunice Sari

    Customer Experience Insight Pty Ltd

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    Josh Tedjasaputra

    Customer Experience Insight Pty Ltd


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