android kotlin - Material button change color example

MainActivity.kt

package com.cfsuman.kotlintutorials

import android.app.Activity
import android.content.res.ColorStateList
import android.graphics.Color
import android.graphics.PorterDuff
import android.os.Bundle
import com.google.android.material.button.MaterialButton


class MainActivity : Activity() {
    override fun onCreate(savedInstanceState: Bundle?) {
        super.onCreate(savedInstanceState)
        setContentView(R.layout.activity_main)

        // get the context
        val context = this

        // get the widgets reference from XML layout
        val buttonClick = findViewById<MaterialButton>(R.id.buttonClick)


        // material button background color programmatically
        buttonClick.setOnClickListener {
            (it as MaterialButton).apply {
                // set material button background tint list as a single color
                backgroundTintList = ColorStateList.valueOf(
                    Color.parseColor("#3B7A57")
                )
                // set material button background tint mode
                backgroundTintMode = PorterDuff.Mode.SRC_ATOP
            }
        }
    }
}
activity_main.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<androidx.constraintlayout.widget.ConstraintLayout
    xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    xmlns:app="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res-auto"
    xmlns:tools="http://schemas.android.com/tools"
    android:layout_width="match_parent"
    android:layout_height="match_parent"
    android:background="#DCDCDC"
    android:id="@+id/rootLayout"
    android:padding="24dp">

    <com.google.android.material.button.MaterialButton
        android:id="@+id/buttonNormal"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:layout_marginTop="32dp"
        android:text="Material Button Normal"
        app:layout_constraintEnd_toEndOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintStart_toStartOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintTop_toTopOf="parent" />

    <com.google.android.material.button.MaterialButton
        android:id="@+id/buttonTint"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:layout_marginTop="16dp"
        android:backgroundTint="#D3212D"
        android:text="Material Button Background Red"
        app:layout_constraintEnd_toEndOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintStart_toStartOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintTop_toBottomOf="@+id/buttonNormal" />

    <com.google.android.material.button.MaterialButton
        android:id="@+id/buttonTintMode"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:layout_marginTop="16dp"
        android:backgroundTint="#D3212D"
        android:backgroundTintMode="multiply"
        android:text="Tint Red + Mode Multiply"
        app:layout_constraintEnd_toEndOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintStart_toStartOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintTop_toBottomOf="@+id/buttonTint" />

    <com.google.android.material.button.MaterialButton
        android:id="@+id/buttonClick"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:layout_marginTop="32dp"
        android:text="Click To Change Background"
        app:layout_constraintEnd_toEndOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintStart_toStartOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintTop_toBottomOf="@+id/buttonTintMode" />

</androidx.constraintlayout.widget.ConstraintLayout>
build.gradle dependencies

// Material components
implementation 'com.google.android.material:material:1.6.1'
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