Top Cross-Platform Mobile App Development Frameworks for 2019 [Infographic]
Businesses do not want to risk their digital presence on any of the two platforms (Android or iOS). This is why most of the organizations are leveraging the ability of Cross-Platform app frameworks for the development of their enterprise mobility solutions.
While Android has a larger user base, iOS users actually tend to spend more on their apps. To target every platform that might provide you with an audience, thereby maximizing your impact and your sales. Cross-Platform Development is Ideal!
Benefits of Cross-Platform Development in Mobility Solutions
Here are the advantages that cross-platform development offers in mobility solutions:
- Code Re-usability:
- Faster App Development Timeline:
- Easy Update Implementation:
- Uniform App Experience
- Greater Audience Reach
- Easy Hosting
- Fewer Technical Barriers
Top Mobile App Development Frameworks
Let’s have a look at some of the most popular mobile app development frameworks that will become major tools in 2019.
Ionic Framework is an open-source UI toolkit for building performant, high-quality mobile and desktop apps using web technologies.
- Best for Progressive Web Apps Development
- Angular as SDK
- Also works best with PhoneGap and Cordova.
Number of apps – Over 25 Thousand
Xamarin is different because it offers a single language C# and runtime that works on three mobile platforms (Android, iOS, and Windows).
- Developers must know C#
- Useful for platforms – Android, iOS, windows
- Offers benefit of code sharing
- Codes can also be shared across Windows, macOS
Number of apps – Over 11 Thousand
3. React Native
- The code can be used on multiple platforms
- Saves cross-platform app development time
- Reusing code components
- Render, and execution is faster
Number of apps – Over 13 Thousand
Flutter is a mobile app SDK that allows you to write an app in one codebase and compile to both Android and iOS.
- Free and open-source,
- Provide its widgets,
- Helps in developing custom app design
- Dynamic interface
- Fast App Development
- Reduced Efforts of Testing
Number of apps – Over 850
Cross-platform frameworks offer better cost efficiency, higher ROI, and less time to market. These are the major benefits that businesses opt for cross-platform while working with a mobile app development company in USA.
Opting for a right cross-platform is one of the most critical paths of developing a successful app. As a top enterprise mobility solutions provider company, we believe Flutter apps look and feel great.
It helps you create your own custom app design and offers readily available User Interface elements.
Along with it, Flutter offers more dynamic app development i.e. developers can induce changes in the codebase on the go and those will be immediately reflected in the app, also called the Hot load feature. The functionality helps in quickly adding features, fixing bugs, and adding new ideas at an instant.
Another great feature of Flutter is – 1 codebase = 2 mobile platforms or even more. It is a cross-platform development framework need only one codebase and runs on both Android and iOS platforms. It has own widgets and design offering the exact same app on different platforms.
Requires less testing – because of the same codebase, testing becomes easier, almost 50% less than the normal app development technologies.
Flutter has Skia Graphics Library that redraws UI every time when you view changes. This functionality makes the speed and performance of the application better.
Additionally, Flutter has its own set of custom widget giving super-attentiveness to the visual details to the mobile application. This feature is added, in order to, create your own widget or customize an existing one.
To sum up, Flutter offers seamless creation of your mobile application. It stands out to be the best cross-app development platform of 2019 in terms of speed and performance.
To know what best suits your mobile app, contact our mobile application experts and make your business future-ready.