Android platform is by far the runaway leader in the smartphone market. As of 2017, Android enjoys a share of more than 85% of the market.More than a billion android smartphones are sold every year.
Businesses small or big, cannot ignore this huge market space. Making business brands and products accessible through a mobile app has become as essential as having a company address and website.
A mobile app can serve a variety of purposes.
The Android Software Development Kit (SDK) comes with a host of features and tools, that makes development in android fast and easy. Android SDK boasts several features for the development of awesome, engaging apps including
Besides there are thousands of third party libraries and components that can be readily used. These include libraries for many features commonly used in mobile apps such as social media integration, authentication, push notifications, bar code readers, payment gateway integration etc.
There are many hybrid App development frameworks such as react native and Ionic, which helps developers, develop apps once, but build and run the app on multiple platforms including android and iOS.
There are pros and cons with developing apps using hybrid frameworks compared to pure native android applications.
Why develop Android natively?
Why develop with Hybrid?
At APPiLY Technologies, we have developed several native as well as cross platform apps. Apps include chat applications, e-commerce applications, sales/productivity apps and enterprise applications.
We have integrated several of the android features into our apps which include.
ECommerce Apps, Taxi Hailing Apps, Sales CRM Apps, IOT Apps, Enterprise Asset Management Apps - Check out our portfolio of apps.