Verification Android SDK

See how our platform is evolving. Keep track of new features, API versions and bug fixes.

2018-12-19 | Verification SDK Android 1.6.0

  • Updated SMS verification method. It no longer requires RECEIVE_SMS and READ_SMS permissions.
  • [BREAKING] Minimal supported SDK is now 14
  • SDK now has optional dependency on ‘play-services-auth-api-phone’ from Google Play Services
  • Minimal required version of Google Play Services is 11.0.0.
  • It is required for automatic SMS code parsing.
  • Application Hash config param is now required for automatic SMS code parsing.

2017-11-17 | Verification SDK Android 1.5.0

  • Added support for SMS verification interception without SMS

permissions for API level 26 and higher.

2017-04-18 | Verification SDK Android 1.4.1

  • Minor changes and improvements

2016-10-12 | Verification SDK Android 1.4.0

  • Improved internal logging.
  • Improved APIs for sms language selection.
  • Fixed a problem with adding excess permissions to the application manifest.

2016-07-15 | Verification SDK Android 1.2.0

  • Fixed an issue where the Sinch SDK would hangup a non-Sinch flash call if the call had been active since before a flash call verification was initiated.
  • Add support for external logger, see new method SinchVerification.setLogger(1).

2016-06-14 | Verification SDK Android 1.1.8

  • Internal improvements to metadata robustness
  • Enhanced logging capability for troubleshooting
  • Improved multi-sim support

2016-04-28 | Verification SDK Android 1.1.6

Fixed a possible verification failure when a flash call starts ringing before verification initiation request is completed.

2016-03-23 | Verification SDK Android 1.1.5

Fixed a possible crash when querying phone metadata on some devices and API levels before 18.

2016-03-15 | Verification Android 1.1.4

  • Early detection of flashcall attempt with high probability of failure. SDK will invoke failure callback for fallback to other verification method.
  • Shorter timeout of flashcall verification attempt for quicker fallback to other verification method.

2016-03-02 | Verification Android 1.1.3

  • Flash call verification report improvements for better service monitoring and quality assurance.

2015-12-18 | Verification Android 1.1.2

  • Fixed a rare crash when querying sms or call log database on some devices and API levels before 16.

2015-12-08 | Verification Android 1.1.1

  • Fixed a rare crash when unregistering call or sms listeners on some devices.

2015-12-04 | Verification Android 1.1

  • Introduced PhoneNumberUtils to allow for proper phone number formatting and displaying.
  • Added a PhoneNumberFormattingTextWatcher class that behaves exactly like the Android version, but allows setting a country code different from the default one on APIs before 21.

2015-08-27 | Verification Android 1.0.4

  • Fixed crash on unsupported operator code.
  • Fixed issues with error callbacks and anonymous calls after flash call verification succeeded.

2015-07-16 | Verification Android 1.0.3

  • Improvements for Flash Call detection

2015-07-09 | Verification Android 1.0.2

  • Fixed a rare crash when unregistering ConnectivityListener on some devices.
  • Fixed a rare crash when an empty number string was obtained from BroadcastReceiver on incoming call.

2015-06-30 | Verification Android 1.0.1

  • Fixed a rare occurence where two flashcalls would be received and the second one would ring normally.

2015-06-24 | Verification Android 1.0

  • Flash Call Verification GA
  • SMS Verification GA
  • Verification reports available in the Sinch Portal

2015-05-20 | Verification Android 0.9.0 Beta

  • First public release with support for SMS and flash call verification