We all are already aware that app stores are already flooded with tons of mobile apps. At present Android play store hold, more than 2.9 million of the app and the Apple App store has 2.57 million apps present in their store. The reason for this overloaded marketplace is people who love to spend more than 90 % of their mobile time using apps. If you are planning to develop a mobile app, then it is very much important to choose mobile app development company who have in house team of experts to build a catchy mobile app, which is at the same time easy to use and does not make much investment to remain competitive in this digital world. One of the hottest cross-platform app development toolkit available in the marketplace is Flutter.
Flutter was although launched in May 2017, but more than 3000 flutter app was already present on play store before its launch with over 200+ million users who are using apps made on flutter.
Flutter: Native Like Apps For Mobile, Web, and Desktop
Cross-platform app development is gaining lot of attraction as building and launching of mobile apps on multiple operating systems is feasible using a single code base, which is impossible in a native platform.
Flutter is an open-source, cross-platform app development framework originated by Google – the leading industry leader in providing digital transformation services. FLutter facilitates designing, developing and publishing app which gives native feel for not only mobile but for desktop as well as web applications.
Unlocking Good Things About Flutter
Flutter platform facilitates developer to develop app faster and more dynamic at developer can actually see the changes made in code straight away in mobile apps using Hot Reload which actually takes just fractions of seconds to view the changes and adding new features, in comparison with the native wherein developer have to completely recompile mobile app to see the changes which take minutes.
Easy Programming Language
Customizable Kit Of Widgets
Any object is Flutter is considered as widgets. These widgets are then later on combined to create awesome layouts which are also customizable as per your need. All the widgets in flutter are organized in trees and hence can be rendered easily.
Flutter facilitates new apps to look the same on every platform irrespective of their platform. At the same time, it cost nothing to run on older version of devices.
Cons About Flutter
As Flutter is developed by Google, developers usually do not find is best compatible with Apple apps. It facilitates very fast processing with Android but is not fully compatible with Apple devices. It also has limited libraries which can only work best with Android.
Lack Of Third-Party Service
In providing automated software development services and removing the workout for writing the code from scratch, third-party libraries facilities pre-tested openings.
Dart Language Has To Be Learned
Although Dart is a very easy programing language, but its paradigm is known to a lesser number of programmers which is impossible to be addressed. And hence this is the reason why developers are still not comfortable in working with Flutter in comparison with other languages.
Some Of The Mobile Apps Built Using Flutter
1) Dream 11 ( Fantasy Sports )
It is a fantasy sports platform originated from India which facilitates users to play fantasy sports for cricket, hockey, football, basketball and more. Users are allowed to create their own virtual team of real-life players and thereon earn points on the basis of their real matches performances.
2) Google Ads ( Business )
It is famous online advertising platform offered by Google which is being used by advertisers to display their advertisement related to their offerings of services or product that helps them is the generation of business leads for their industry. The whole process made possible with the Google ads network.
3) Alibaba ( eCommerce )
Alibaba is headquartered in China offering e-commerce, retail, Internet and technology thereby facilitating business across the globe in numerous sectors.
If you are among those who are planning to develop a mobile app based on Flutter, all its pros and cons need to be taken care of before undergoing with the developmental process. Its better to hire a mobile app development consultant who has expertise in developing apps and can suggest you best possible way to proceed with.