Some can maintain the will to operate more limited and receive more further. This desire, fulfilled positively, starts to grow. One of the attempts to solve this was cross-platform mobile cross platform app development.
Let’s take a look at what cross-platform development options exist and what they offer us as creators. The business will knock with its “Wishlist”, and the choice of what to write on usually must be done by the developer.
Cross-platform development is a way to create an application with the ability to adapt to multiple systems. By analogy: one system – many ways.
- This refers essentially to interface details. That is why writing one general code is seldom much more complicated than making it natively.
- Native settings are optimized as much as reasonably to operate with their policy. Cross-platform devices have to proxy system method calls. As a result, performance indicators drop, and therefore cross-platform applications fail more frequently, think longer, and slow down.
- Maintaining cross-platform code is much more complicated than essential code. Modernizing systems start to regular updating of program interfaces, which needs more practice of the programmer (compared to the work of updating the code of a native application).
5 main benefits of the hybrid approach
– Cross-platform. Once you’ve built one application, you can export it for any OS.
– Based on the 1 point – the speed of development and scaling.
– Low price. Several times less than with the native approach, especially taking into account further support.
– One development team and one code will bring the application as close as possible to the uniform UI and UX format on all platforms (But whether they will comply with OS guides is another question).
Also, cross-platform helps to reduce the risks associated with the development of the user interface. The biggest risk is that the application will not meet user expectations on any of the chosen platforms, so development teams often decide to work separately on applications for different platforms. At the same time, cross-platform developers should pay more attention to the logic of the application and backend development than creating best app design, since they determine how all the functions in the application will be implemented.
The next argument in favor of cross-platform is related to functionality parity and inclusivity, namely the smaller differences in functionality between iOS and Android apps. The advantage is that users on both platforms are treated equally, because no matter which platform they choose, they use the same application.
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The principle of cross-platform operation is quite simple. There are 2 ways to write code that works on any device. The first is as follows: the code is written, and at the moment the application is launched, it turns into native code practicing a special transpiler. In another word, it is translated for each platform into a separate language. The second principle of a cross-platform application is that a special “box” is added to the finished code. On the device, it translates the existing code to the one necessary for understanding by the operating method, and the interface is displayed correctly, and the functionality works.
Cross-platform mobile app development has its advantages:
– development speed is much higher than that of native applications, since only one -code needs to be produced, and it will adapt itself to different devices;
– development costs are also reduced;
– most specialists will cope with new frameworks, so they can easily create high-quality applications;
– applications on different devices will follow the same style, which means that brand awareness will increase.