Android SDK changelog

This section lists changes made to the Android SDK.



Changes marked in bold are possibly breaking.

Released on 2024-04-11

Released on 2024-03-20

  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Questionnaire improvements.
  • Multi-region support.

Released on 2023-12-22

  • Autocapture feature is added.
  • Addition icons customization improvements.
  • Phone mask support improvements.
  • CamearaX library is updated (targetSdk=34+ is required now).
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2023-11-13

  • Added an ability to select speaking language for Video Identification.
  • Added a new fresh looking instructions for Video Identification.
  • Added support for multiply questionnaires.
  • Customization improvements.
  • Android API 34 support.
  • Document photo quality detection.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2023-09-18

  • Minor fixes in the instructions handler.

Released on 2023-08-17

  • New agreements screen.
  • JSON theme improvements.
  • Liveness UI improvements.
  • Added support for masks in input fields.
  • Updated Video Identification instructions screen.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2023-07-13

  • JSON theme improvements.
  • Added new customisation using DSL theme.
  • Form data UI improvements.
  • Added taxResidenceCountry field support.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2023-06-06

  • Added face detector configuration.
  • Added bad photo detector.
  • Navigation improvements.
  • Supported excludedCountries and includedCountries in the Country field at Applicant Data step.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2023-04-13

  • Added support for e-KYC step that allows users to pass 1click verification.
  • Added a dedicated block on the Status Screen to display the common moderation comment in case if the user is the temporarily declined.
  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2023-02-22

  • Video Identification related fixes.

Released on 2023-02-02

  • Added a dedicated welcome screen for VideoIdent step.
  • Added a confirmation popup when closing VideoIdent screen.
  • Instructions for “Selfie with a document” and “Web camera photo” selfie steps are separated as from now.
  • Video Identification, Applicant Data and Questionnaire related fixes.

Released on 2023-01-06

  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2022-12-28

  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2022-12-23

  • Switch to CameraX.
  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2022-12-07

  • Added support for Applicant Workflows.
  • Added an ability to configure the Preferred Documents for IDENTITY* steps.
  • Bug fixes.
  • The old-fashion flow based initialization deprecated previously has been removed as from now.

Released on 2022-11-24

  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2022-11-16

  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2022-11-02

  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2022-10-31

  • Added country-based TIN validation.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2022-10-20

  • Added support for Proof of Residence with geolocation.
  • Added support for custom privacy links.
  • Questionnaire and Video Identification related fixes.

Released on 2022-09-22

Released on 2022-07-29

  • Questionnaire and Applicant Data related fixes.
  • Minor customization improvements.
  • Minor bug fixed.

Released on 2022-07-12

  • Minor bug fixed.

Released on 2022-06-24

  • Minor bug fixed.

Released on 2022-05-13

  • Added ability to provide locally defined strings.
  • Minor bug fixed.

Released on 2022-04-13

  • Minor bug fixed.

Released on 2022-03-31

  • Various customization-related improvements.
  • Minor bug fixed.

Released on 2022-02-25

  • Added support for Questionnaire step.

Released on 2022-01-28

  • Added NFC support for some documents.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-11-30

  • Added support for phone/email verification steps.
  • Added ability to provide the applicant’s email and phone at the initialization stage.
  • If present, the Unified Agreement will be displayed instead of the sns_tos_PP_html text string.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-10-14

  • API level 21 (Android 5.0) or higher is required as from now.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-09-16

  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-08-25

  • Completely revised customization API.
  • Refreshed user interface.
  • Added ability to show Instructions screens.
  • Added optional level-based initialization (it will become the only way to initialize in next versions).

Released on 2021-06-18

  • Preparations for customization revamp.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-05-25

  • Improved Liveness performance.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-04-24

  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-04-23

  • Added additional customisable tips for the identity camera screen.
  • RequestLegacyExternalStorage flag removed.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • text-start lintext text-end

Released on 2021-04-06

  • Added support for skip screen flags.
  • Added light weight SDK version support.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-03-24

  • Added support for Module flow type.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-03-05

  • Added an option to disable the document type and country selectors for Identity Document steps.
  • Added support for RTL languages.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-02-17

  • Reworked Identity Document submission.
  • Added Country of issue and Document Type preselectors.
  • Added new Fast Fail feedback system to show if the submission has any issues.
  • Unified PoA and unknown docs backside collection (now asks user all the time).
  • Optimized framework size.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2021-01-26

  • Added named handlers.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-12-31

  • Improved Liveness perfomance.
  • Added document photo rotation handling.
  • Allowed manual document photo rotation.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-12-17

  • Upgraded Gradle plug-in to 4.1.1.
  • Added 'In progress' state for liveness checks.
  • Added SDK parameters check during SDK instance building.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-12-07

  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-12-04

  • Unified Action behavior for iOS and Android.
  • Attention for Java developers: additional parameter for withHandlers method added.

Released on 2020-12-01

  • Bug fixes.
  • Added PDF preview on Android devices (API levels 21+).
  • Enabled file type specificity in gallery.
  • Improved low-light performance for our liveness detection.

Released on 2020-11-18

  • Added Action result handler.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-11-02

  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-10-29

  • Merged modules: there is no need to add dependency for idensic-mobile-sdk-prooface and idensic-mobile-sdk-actions. These modules are now part of idensic-modile-sdk.
  • Removed legacy android support library dependency.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-10-22

  • Internal modules renamed.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-10-13

  • Added additional option of Liveness module for FaceAuth action.
  • Added actionCompleted state for applicant actions.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-10-05

  • Support for additional option of Liveness module.

Released on 2020-09-22

  • Upgrade to Kotlin 1.4.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Released on 2020-09-01

  • Support for Selfie with Document.
  • Validation for Phone, Email and Date of Birth has been added at the APPLICANT_DATA step.
  • If needed, general moderation comment will be shown when the applicant is rejected.
  • Support for < b > and < i > tags within sns_step_*_prompt strings.
  • An omission of the numeric prefix when there is the only step on the initial Status Screen.
  • Drawing of the submitted state when the liveness result is uncertain, but the applicant is allowed to proceed.
  • Strings added: sns_step_SELFIE_photo_title, sns_step_SELFIE_photo_brief, sns_step_SELFIE_photo_details, sns_liveness_check_submitted.
  • Some small bugs fixed.

Released on 2020-08-17

  • Extended error handling upon uploading fail.
  • Added an ability to pick from Photo Library on the PROOF_OF_RESIDENCE step.
  • Update gradle plugin version.
  • dismiss() method added to make SDK dismission easier.
  • Bug fixes.

Released on 2020-08-04

  • Support for APPLICANT_DATA step.
  • Performance and usability improvements.

Released on 2020-07-16

  • Video Selfie document type is now supported.
  • Minor performance improvements.

Released on 2020-07-13

  • Repackaging the liveness module.
  • Minor fixes and improvements.

Released on 2020-07-07

  • applicant flows based initialization (flowName mandatory parameter added).
  • Translations are now managed from the dashboard.
  • Fix for the missed EXIF data in the uploaded photos.
  • Various security related improvements.

Released on 2020-06-16

  • Removed the onReady() callback.
  • Support for TLS 1.2 on Android 4.x.
  • Improved security for the liveness module.
  • Instant updates for the applicant verification status.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

Released on 2020-06-04

  • Ability to pass an empty accessToken on initialization (onTokenExpiration would be called to get a new token).
  • Adjusted string resources.
  • Added a detailed message to the dialog which appears on the document picker screen.
  • Added the ability to get a document type from string resources by their value.