Missing buttons on AlertDialog | Android 7.0 (Nexus 5x)

Indeed it seems that AlertDialog theme needs to be defined. An alternative approach to above would be to define AlertDialog theme in Application theme:

<style name="AppTheme" parent="Theme.AppCompat.Light.NoActionBar">
    <!-- ... other AppTheme items ... -->
    <item name="android:alertDialogTheme">@style/AlertDialogTheme</item>

<style name="AlertDialogTheme" parent="Theme.AppCompat.Light.Dialog.Alert">
    <item name="colorPrimary">@color/colorPrimary</item>
    <item name="colorPrimaryDark">@color/colorPrimaryDark</item>
    <item name="colorAccent">@color/colorAccent</item>

Then it is enough create AlertDialog.Builder only with Context parameter.

Note: The above seems to work only for android.app.AlertDialog.Builder and is not working for AppCompat builder (android.support.v7.app.AlertDialog.Builder, at least as of version 25.0.1). In case of AppCompat builder, I had to pass theme ID as second parameter to Builder constructor to have buttons visible.

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