Xcode

 
 
Xcode is a suite of tools, developed by Apple, for developing software for Mac OS X and iOS.

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Icon and launch image dimensions



Information
More information see:
Custom Icon and Image Creation Guidelines
How are the icon files in my application bundle used on iPad and iPhone?

Note:
For all images and icons, the PNG format is recommended.
The standard bit depth for icons and images is 24 bits (8 bits each for red, green and blue), plus an 8-bit alpha channel.

Operating system used
Mac OS 10.7 (Lion)

Software prerequisites
Xcode 4.1



Procedure
Image filename Dimensions (px) Description
Icon.png (*) 57x57 Application icon for iPhone and iPod touch
Low resolution to be used by iOS < 4.0
Required.

[email protected] (*) 114x114 Application icon for iPhone and iPod touch
High resolution to be used by iOS >= 4.0
Required.

Icon-72.png (*) 72x72 Application icon for iPad
Required.

Default.png 320x480 Launch image for iPhone and iPod touch
Low resolution to be used by iOS < 4.0
Required.

[email protected] 640x960 Launch image for iPhone and iPod touch
High resolution to be used by iOS < 4.0
Required.

Default-ipad.png 768x1004 Launch image for iPad
Required.

Icon-Small.png (*) 29x29 Spotlight search results and Settings for iPhone and iPod touch
Low resolution to be used by iOS < 4.0
Optional but recommended.

[email protected] (*) 58x58 Spotlight search results and Settings for iPhone and iPod touch
High resolution to be used by iOS >= 4.0
Recommended if you have a Settings bundle, otherwise optional but recommended.

Icon-Small-50.png (*) 50x50 Spotlight search results for iPad
Note: Icon-Small.png is used for iPad Settings.
Recommended if you have a Settings bundle, otherwise optional but recommended.

iTunesArtWork (*) 512x512 Ad Hoc iTunes icon
Note: The image is a .png file.
Do no include the .png extension when this image is uploaded into your App.
Optional but recommened.

iTunesArtWork.png 512x512 Application icon for App store
Note: This file should not be included in your app.

anyname1.png approximately 20x20 Toolbar and navigation bar icon for iPhone and iPod touch
Low resolution to be used by iOS < 4.0
Optional.

[email protected] approximately 40x40 Toolbar and navigation bar icon for iPhone and iPod touch
High resolution to be used by iOS >= 4.0
Optional.

anyname2.png approximately 20x20 Toolbar and navigation bar icon for iPad
Optional.

anyname3.png approximately 30x30 Tab bar icon for iPhone and iPod touch
Low resolution to be used by iOS < 4.0
Optional.

[email protected] approximately 60x60 Tab bar icon for iPhone and iPod touch
High resolution to be used by iOS >= 4.0
Optional.

anyname4.png approximately 30x30 Tab bar icon for iPad
Optional.

(*) Images required for Universal App (App can be run on any iPhone, iPod touch and IPad versions).