In this digital era, mobile apps are ubiquitous and touching your lives in every possible way. Whether you want to buy movie tickets sitting in the comfort of your house or need a taxi to go home, mobile apps can do almost everything for you. The cross-browser mobile app development has always been a preferred choice for app developers as it requires less resource and can be created faster as compared to native apps.
Cross Platform mobile application development has really taken off in recent years and following stats are the evidence of their popularity:
—According to IDC, the market for cross platforms will witness an annual compound growth rate of over 38% that means such platforms will see a growth figure of around $4.8 billion by 2016.
—According to the reports of Gartner, over 20 million enterprise apps will be developed by 2018.
In this post, we will compare three main cross-platform tools Phonegap vs Xamarin vs Titanium in an elaborative way, so that you can choose the right tool as per your need of mobile app development:
Here is the Gartner Ranking of different tools:
This table explains the differences in features of these three platform tools:
Let’s discuss these three tools features and their pros and cons:
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Xamarin is another popular mobile app development framework that allows developers to write their apps in C#. It then compiles for each supported platform. Using APIs that interface directly with each platform’s native APIs, Xamarin claims that apps achieve a native look-and-feel plus native performance.