PlayStoreParallelDownload

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Java
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Created
Mar 30, 2017
Updated
Apr 3, 2017
Owner
Ramankit Singh (webianks)
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Ramankit Singh (webianks)
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PlayStoreParallelDownload

Play store downloads/updates app in sequence because of the performance issues but still there are the cases when you need to download/upload things in parallel like AppStore or WhatsApp.

Problem Statement

  • Download apps in parallel.
  • Update their progress in recyclerview item.

Solution

It can be achieved through using:

  • Service - For not messing with the UI
  • AsyncTask - Separate worker thread inside service.
  • THREAD_POOL_EXECUTOR - Feature of AsyncTask to run multiple asynctasks in different threads.
  • LocalBroadcastManager - To notify about the progress of download.

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MIT License

Copyright (c) 2017 Ramankit Singh

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