Adaptive web design

Por design adaptativo compreende-se a característica de um qualquer website se adaptar especificamente a determinadas resoluções de dispositivos (desktop, tablet ou smartphone).

Ao contrário do resposnive web design o adaptive web design, adapta o website a tamanhos de dispositivos pré-definidos ao invês de responder a todas as resoluções possíveis.

Exemplos

5 Great adaptive web design examples for inspiration

10 Great examples of adaptive web design

Referências

Adaptive web design in pictures (Google)

Adaptive web design (Wikipedia)

Which layout – static, liquid, adaptive or responsive

Responsive vs adaptive design – what’s the best choice for designers

Adaptive vs responsive design

Adaptive web design – pros and cons

What is adaptive web design and when should you use it

Introduction to adaptive web design by Aaron Gustafson