Material design isn't the be all and end all, there are other ways to go about things of course, but it's a pretty good way to go - especially you're trying to stay current.

Taking that on board, albeit somewhat later than most, eBay have brought a stark change in style to their popular native app's UI.

Going beyond this, the UX of the app has changed drastically, making some major shifts which users will be thankful for.

Better late than never, 5.0 represents a serious overhaul and hopefully a smoother experience the next time you have to bid on a used bin at 4am.