Why and When Cordova is better then React Native ? – codeburst

Why and When Cordova is better then #reactnative ?

  • Your project is both web and mobile application.With Cordova Wrapper you can build a hybrid application reusing the website codebase.
  • DOCTYPE htmlhtmlhead meta charset=”utf-8″ //headbody% if %script src=”cordova.js”/script% } %/body/htmlInside the codebase, we can check weather its a cordova app(mobile app) by checking window.cordova object and calling native functions.if(window.cordova){ approach which is pretty awesome is to have one single web application, which will be accessed both by web-browsers and mobile…
  • Using Cordova, we create TV apps for seat-back screens that provide passengers with a set menu of the in-flight entertainment system.Nevertheless, React Native is targeting Android and iOS platforms.Cordova Platform If you need a native-like performance of your app why use React-Native, and if you don’t, why use it anyway?If…
  • Neither Cordova nor React Native is a native application and cannot compete with real native apps.
  • Since JavaScript is single threaded, we may have trouble running our React Native or Cordova application.

I have three years’ of experience as a JavaScript app developer and I am working both with React-Native and Cordova wrapper. And I once again concluded that there is no such thing as ‘the perfect…

Why and When Cordova is better then React Native ?(This is my first ever post on medium so please don’t be very cruel.)I have three years’ of experience as a JavaScript app developer and I am working both with React-Native and Cordova wrapper. And I once again concluded that there is no such thing as ‘the perfect tool’, but there are several tools, each of which would be perfectly suitable for a given task.SummaryReact-Native is definitely catching a lot of hype today, nevertheless I won’t talk about the outperformance of React Native and I won’t compare the number of GitHub stars. I will talk about scenarios and requirements of the project when Cordova wrapper is more reasonable to use than React-native in my opinion.When you should consider using Cordova ?Your project is both web and mobile application.With Cordova Wrapper you can build a hybrid application reusing the website codebase. You can have both web and mobile application from the same codebase. For the mobile application build you only have to load cordova.js script in your index.html file which is extremely easy using webpack plugin.!DOCTYPE htmlhtmlhead meta charset=”utf-8″ //headbody% if %script src=”cordova.js”/script% } %/body/htmlInside the codebase, we can check weather its a cordova app(mobile app) by checking window.cordova object and calling native functions.if(window.cordova){ approach which is pretty awesome is to have one single web application, which will be accessed both by web-browsers and mobile applications, and injecting the cordova remotely in case of mobile application. With the help of you inject cordova inside the…

Why and When Cordova is better then React Native ? – codeburst