React Native by Facebook and Flutter by Google, two hot cross platform application development technologies.
Today We are going to discuss and compare both of them in detail, as per the development’s perspective.
Mobile apps popularity is growing day by day, almost everyone is looking for a mobile app to promote themselves and their business. Now, the available output devices for the application is not only android as well as iOS etc. Google has provided Android Studio and Apple has provided XCode for native development of mobile applications. iOS developers uses Swift/C# for iOS application development while Android developers uses Java/Kotlin for android development. That’s why it is important for a developer to learn two different technologies for development. Now, to overcome this problem, cross platform is the solution that provides development for each platform and requires code only one time.
What’s Flutter and React Native
React Native is a task introduced by Facebook open-sourced in 2015, and the Flutter, a project started by Google introduced I/O 2017. These technologies help developers to built cross-platform apps faster using a single programming language. Both of them are different by following properties:
- Programming language
- Technical architecture
- Setup and project configuration
- UI components and development API
- Developer productivity
- Community support
- Testing support
- Build & release automation support
- DevOps and CI/CD support
Flutter — Dart