Android Status bar icons & Notification symbols

Android Status bar icons and symbols. If you are an Android noob coming from Apple or just bought a new mobile you might want to know the meaning of all the icons. We have gathered a complete list of all material action icons for your Android phone. It can be hard to make sense of all the symbols even for novice users.

What is a status bar? The status bar is also called the navigation bar. Notifications appears in different locations and formats, such as an icon in the status bar.

Need list of illustrated status bar icons or you just have unidentified status bar icons – then you are in luck.

List of Android Status bar icons & Notifications + meaning

Alarm & Calender



Connectivity icons






Depending on your phone company or device brand some are able to find the the icon glossary under Settings>About Phone>Icon Glossary

Android Oreo is the 8th major release for the Android device. The final developer preview was released on July 2017 for Nexus and Pixel devices.

The icons should be the same for all Android devices like Nexus, Pixel, Pixel 2, Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ etc. Including the Android versions KitKat, Lollipop, Marshmallow, Nougat, Oreo, Android 9.0 etc.