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Polymer vs Quasar Framework: What are the differences?

What is Polymer? A new library built on top of Web Components, designed to leverage the evolving web platform on modern browsers. Polymer is a new type of library for the web, designed to leverage the existing browser infrastructure to provide the encapsulation and extendability currently only available in JS libraries. Polymer is based on a set of future technologies, including Shadow DOM, Custom Elements and Model Driven Views. Currently these technologies are implemented as polyfills or shims, but as browsers adopt these features natively, the platform code that drives Polymer evacipates, leaving only the value-adds.

What is Quasar Framework? Full front-end framework powered by Vue. Build responsive Single Page Apps, SSR Apps, PWAs, Hybrid Mobile Apps and Electron Apps, all using the same codebase!, powered with Vue.

Polymer and Quasar Framework belong to "Front-End Frameworks" category of the tech stack.

"Web components" is the top reason why over 49 developers like Polymer, while over 16 developers mention "Excellent documentation" as the leading cause for choosing Quasar Framework.

Polymer and Quasar Framework are both open source tools. Polymer with 21.1K GitHub stars and 2.01K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Quasar Framework with 11.4K GitHub stars and 1.12K GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Polymer has a broader approval, being mentioned in 59 company stacks & 240 developers stacks; compared to Quasar Framework, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 47 developer stacks.

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Pros of Polymer
Pros of Quasar Framework
  • 52
    Web components
  • 30
    Material design
  • 21
    Backed by Google
  • 14
    HTML
  • 13
    Components
  • 11
    Data Binding
  • 5
    Open source
  • 4
    It uses the platform
  • 3
    Designer friendly. HTMLX concepts
  • 1
    Like the interesting naming convention for elements
  • 48
    Excellent documentation
  • 37
    Deploy one codebase to web, desktop, mobile, and more
  • 33
    Extensive collection of components
  • 33
    Lots of UI components
  • 31
    Being able to bundle for almost all platform is awesome
  • 23
    Excelent performance
  • 23
    Quasar App Extensions
  • 20
    Great community
  • 14
    Open Source
  • 13
    Attention to Security
  • 12
    Material Design
  • 8
    Cross Platform Andriod, IOS and Desktop
  • 7
    1 Cross Platform Android, IOS and Desktop
  • 6
    It is easy because of vue
  • 4
    Active and helpful community
  • 3
    SSR

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Cons of Polymer
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    Last version is like 2 years ago? that's totally rad
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    What is Polymer?

    Polymer is a new type of library for the web, designed to leverage the existing browser infrastructure to provide the encapsulation and extendability currently only available in JS libraries. Polymer is based on a set of future technologies, including Shadow DOM, Custom Elements and Model Driven Views. Currently these technologies are implemented as polyfills or shims, but as browsers adopt these features natively, the platform code that drives Polymer evacipates, leaving only the value-adds.

    What is Quasar Framework?

    Build responsive Single Page Apps, SSR Apps, PWAs, Hybrid Mobile Apps and Electron Apps, all using the same codebase!, powered with Vue.

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