Ionic vs PhoneGap: What are the differences?
Ionic and PhoneGap belong to "Cross-Platform Mobile Development" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by Ionic are:
- Performance obsessed
- Utilizes Angular and React
- Native focused
On the other hand, PhoneGap provides the following key features:
Ionic and PhoneGap are both open source tools. It seems that Ionic with 38.5K GitHub stars and 13.1K forks on GitHub has more adoption than PhoneGap with 4.15K GitHub stars and 974 GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Ionic has a broader approval, being mentioned in 393 company stacks & 361 developers stacks; compared to PhoneGap, which is listed in 86 company stacks and 36 developer stacks.
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great framework,lots of resources,great community,easy to create UI
We use Ionic as it is an awesome framework to build mobile hybrid apps with nativ access. Also Ionic has a nice community!
Cross-Platform goodness. I am a noob here...learning how to implement Ionic is on the top of my ToDo's
We used phonegap best practices to compile and deploy our hybrid to android and ios markets.
used on a recent project, an internal custom app developed for both ios and android.