Mobile cross platform and its advantages
Mobile Cross platform – A Smart choice for Smart phones and tablets.
Cross Platform mobile applications are available in the market to meet the demand of gamut of Mobile users in the present-day market. A variety of ubiquitous tablets and smart phone devices are available with a wide array of screen sizes and screen resolutions, with different OS systems each with a unique application. Market penetration of any mobile device or an application depends of user friendly application of that product/service. Cross platform mobiles indeed have become most popular for its applications, uses and compatibility as each single platform is unique and display different features and capabilities. The most commonly available mobile platforms are Apple, Android, Blackberry, Samsung, Brew, Windows, and so on.
Benefits of Mobile Cross Platform:
1.Cost Effective: Cross Platform App Development is done easily, while reducing operational cost as well as the development cost. The code is written only once by the developers, but can be utilized in various mobile platforms. Easy to maintain any changes and deploy them when these are run in deferent platforms.
2.User friendly: Mobile Cross Platform applications are very simple and easy to use. While, a user prefers to use any available mobile in the market, need not concern about the applications available. People prefer to change their mobile often, still obligate to use the applications preferred in earlier ones. Uniformity in the feel as well as the look attracts the customers swing between the latest release of the smart phones or tablets available in the market.
3.Developer Friendly: Mobile Cross Platform does not require high-end technical skills for the developers and that makes these applications easy to handle. Known technologies can be used to develop such applications.
Limitations are part of any development. Overall performance shows ineffectiveness, the code render time is longer. This result in slow process, as it does not allow external tools. Finally, most of the applications fail at the updates whenever any change in iOS, Windows, or Android application development happens. The power struggle between the two facts of not having a clear choice on platform and the diverse bases of users it is always a hard decision to be made.
On an overall view, Mobile Cross Platform has an absolute advantage through its unparalleled usage by diverse mobile users. Initial smart phone never allowed installation of Native code of any third-party. Gradually, over a period of time there are many smart phones that captured the market. The gamut of customers of these smart phones mandates the mobile application developers not to constrain their applications to a particular platform restricting the user shift to an advanced smart phone in the market.