Protected Confirmation Design

The Protected Confirmation user interface (UI) consists of six required elements. Some elements can be customized, but there are requirements that need to be followed. Use the following guidelines when customizing the UI and ensure that the requirements are met. If an element is marked with Requirement: that element must use the listed property.

The following guidelines use the Roboto font family, which you can download from fonts.google.com.

UI with hardware buttons

Android Protected Confirmation can use hardware buttons on the device for confirming and canceling input.

Design Layout

Shield icon

Download the icon asset at Android Protected Confirmation Shield Icon. Place the icon at the top of the screen.

Input messages

There are two input types used in Protected Confirmation: confirm and cancel.

Confirmation string

This message must indicate which button is used as confirmation.

Message Double-press (button) to confirm
Maximum length Requirement: The confirmation message can't be more than two lines.
Color #000000 87%
Font face Roboto-Medium
Font size Requirement: 14sp

Cancel string

The cancel message must be clearly visible and easily distinguished from the confirmation button. Use the following properties along with the single word Cancel.

Message Cancel
Color #000000 87%
Font face Roboto-Medium
Font size Requirement: 14sp

Header text

Include the header text Android Protected Confirmation in the Trusted UI to identify the feature. Use the following properties for the header text.

Message Requirement: Android Protected Confirmation
Color #000000 87%
Font face Roboto-Regular
Font size Requirement: 22sp

Body text

Use the following properties when implementing the body text element. The actual message is written by the API developer (app developer).

Message The body text is provided by the app developer calling Protected Confirmation.
Color #000000 87%
Font face Roboto-Regular
Font size Requirement: 16sp

Subheader text

Use the subheader text to explain why the user is seeing the Protected Confirmation screen. Place this text at the bottom of the screen and use the following properties.

Message Requirement: This confirmation provides an extra layer of security for the action you’re about to take.
Maximum length Requirement: The confirmation message can't be more than four lines.
Color #000000 87%
Font face Roboto-Regular
Font size Requirement: 14sp

UI with software buttons

Android Protected Confirmation can use software buttons for confirming and canceling input. The following guidelines describe the UI using software buttons.

Shield icon

Download the icon asset at Android Protected Confirmation Shield Icon. Place the icon at the top of the screen.

The Protected Confirmation shield icon is a required element. The color of the shield can be customized but it must be plainly visible.

Input

Software button dimensions

Use the form of a primary and secondary button for the confirmation and cancel inputs.

Button label Use sentence case for button labels.
Button radius 4dp
Accent color #1a73e8
Font face Roboto-Medium
Font size Requirement: 14sp

Header text

Include the header text Android Protected Confirmation in the Trusted UI to identify the feature. Use the following properties for the header text.

Message Requirement: Android Protected Confirmation
Color #000000 87%
Font face Roboto-Medium
Font size Requirement: 24sp

Body text

Use the following properties when implementing the body text element. The actual message is written by the app developer.

Message The body text is provided by the app developer calling Protected Confirmation
Color #000000 87%
Font face Roboto-Medium
Font size Requirement: 16sp

Subheader text

Use the subheader text to explain why the user is seeing the Protected Confirmation screen. Place this text at the bottom of the screen and use the following properties.

Message Requirement: This confirmation provides an extra layer of security for the action you’re about to take.
Maximum length Requirement: The confirmation message can't be more than four lines.
Color #000000 54%
Font face Roboto-Medium
Font size Requirement: 14sp

Localization

You can find localizations for the described components in a self-contained C-implementation of a lookup table as part of AOSP.