Google’s Flutter Framework for building ANDROID and iOS apps

Bisal Giri

CTO

Mobile user expects your app to have beautiful designs, smooth animation and great performance. To deliver this, developer need to create new features faster than ever without compromising on quality and performance. Keeping these things on mind Google developed their new framework called Flutter.

Flutter is the Google’s mobile UI framework that provide fast and expressive way for developers to develop the native apps on both ANDROID and iOS. This is because apps and interfaces made with Flutter are built from single codebase, compiled directly to native arm code, use the GPU and can access platform API and services.

Flutter plays nice with a range of IDEs including Android Studio, Visual Studio Code, and XCode, as well as some 1,000 packages like Firebase and Facebook Connect. It also offers Hot Reload, which lets you see changes in your app as you make them, without losing your current state while testing.

Here are the way how the flutter will help the developers  

1. Fast Development :Flutter's hot reload helps you quickly and easily experiment, build UIs, add features, and fix bugs faster. Experience sub-second reload times, without losing state, on emulators, simulators, and hardware for iOS and Android.













2. Expressive + Flexible UI: Help developer with Flutter's built-in beautiful Material Design and Cupertino (iOS-flavor) widgets, rich motion APIs, smooth natural scrolling, and platform awareness. It gives flexibility to have custom   












3. Native Apps for iOS and Android: Flutter Apps follow platform conventions and interface details such as scrolling, navigation, icons, fonts and more. This is why, App built with Flutter are featured both on Google Play store and Apple store.

4. Free and Open Source: Flutter is free and open source and, used by the organization around the globe including enterprise, agency and startups.