Framework7 vs NativeScript: What are the differences?
Framework7 and NativeScript can be categorized as "Cross-Platform Mobile Development" tools.
Some of the features offered by Framework7 are:
- iOS Specific
- UI Components
- Swipe Actions
On the other hand, NativeScript provides the following key features:
- 100% Access to Native Platform API
- NativeScript is free of charge as an open source project
"Well designed" is the top reason why over 11 developers like Framework7, while over 55 developers mention "Access to the entire native api" as the leading cause for choosing NativeScript.
Framework7 and NativeScript are both open source tools. NativeScript with 17.2K GitHub stars and 1.27K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Framework7 with 14.5K GitHub stars and 3.04K GitHub forks.
What is Framework7?
What is NativeScript?
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What tools integrate with NativeScript?
It is using the native components to build the UI and offers the best skills reuse story. All you need to know is JS/TS and CSS. Angular 2 is also supported which leads to even more code reuse across web and mobile.This is also the best way to access the native platform APIs directly.
NativeScript allows you to reuse your JS skills to build Native mobile apps without any sacrifices. It takes a bit to learn about all possible features, but each time you discover a new one you can't help but get more and more excited.