Framework7 vs Sencha Touch: What are the differences?
Framework7 and Sencha Touch can be primarily classified as "Cross-Platform Mobile Development" tools.
Some of the features offered by Framework7 are:
- iOS Specific
- UI Components
- Swipe Actions
On the other hand, Sencha Touch provides the following key features:
- Built on HTML5 Technology- Sencha Touch 2, a high-performance HTML5 mobile application framework, is the cornerstone of the Sencha HTML5 platform.
- Smoother Scrolling and Animations- Sencha Touch 2 provides a user experience unparalleled in HTML5. Fluid Adaptive Layouts- Sencha Touch’s novel layout engine leverages HTML5 in powerful ways to let developers build complex applications that respond, load, and layout in a snap.
- Navigation View- The new Navigation View component makes it easy to make applications that feature beautiful animated transitions between screens as well as providing automatic back button management.
"Well designed" is the primary reason why developers consider Framework7 over the competitors, whereas "Structured code" was stated as the key factor in picking Sencha Touch.
Framework7 is an open source tool with 14.5K GitHub stars and 3.04K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Framework7's open source repository on GitHub.