Avocado vs Material: What are the differences?
Developers describe Avocado as "An interaction design toolbox". Avocado is an open source interaction design toolbox built by IDEO. It enables designers to make quick interactive prototypes without writing a line of code. Built on top of Facebook's Origami framework, Avocado provides ready-to-use patches that can be easily combined to create fully-customized prototypes. Official announcement: http://labs.ideo.com/2014/05/27/avocado/. On the other hand, Material is detailed as "A Graphics Framework for Material Design in Swift". Express your creativity with Material, an animation and graphics framework for Google's Material Design and Apple's Flat UI in Swift.
Avocado and Material belong to "Mobile Prototyping & Interaction Design Tools" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by Avocado are:
- Carousel, creates a swipeable carousel of images.
- Bistable, makes an element snap to two positions.
- Master Detail, creates a Master-Detail relationship between two views
On the other hand, Material provides the following key features:
- Fully Configurable UI Components
- Grid System For Complex UIs
- Layout Library To Simplify AutoLayout
Material is an open source tool with 11K GitHub stars and 1.21K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Material's open source repository on GitHub.