The perception of having cross-platform mobile apps is booming in the industry with the increase in the mobile app development. New applications and use cases are coming out each passing day. It isn’t just the use cases that are increasing but also the tools accessible for developers to develop these apps. In the past, we had no other choice but to code an app from the scratch for each platform. But the present situation is different, now we can utilize cross-platform mobile app development tools that provide the same functionality as that of native apps. Besides developing an app from scratch, these tools can also be used to port an application from one platform to another.
Here is the brief description of the top 3 cross-platform mobile app development tools:
This tool offers a schema-less database, Arrow DB, that allows you to deploy data models with zero setup efforts. Appcelerator also offers pre-built integration with Salesforce, MS Azure, MongoDB, Box, MS SQL, and many more.
- React Native
- Sencha Ext JS
Sencha’s ExtJS is a tool that is fairly like React Native in terms of functionality. The key factor that discriminates both is the use of Ext JS framework for development. It provides a visual app builder for HTML5, with the reusability of custom components. The distribution to stores like Google Play and Apple Store is managed by the native app packager. As it utilizes HTML5 for development, you can test and run your app on both the browsers as well as mobile apps. Sencha Ext Js is also suitable for different cross-platform mobile development tools like Adobe PhoneGap for developing highly functional apps.
Above are the top 3 tools that provide cross-platform app development facility. It provides the app creation and porting facility on various platforms like Apple, Blackberry and Android. The mobile applications that are supported on different platforms, increase its revenue by 3 times. If you are looking to port your mobile app from one platform to another, the team of developers from OpenXcell can be your best choice, as they have an experience of 8 years and they provide the best mobile app porting services in the industry.