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:
- 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 developing mobile apps.