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3 Types of Mobile applications

Mobile users increased over a decade. And so there are many mobile apps being created. To develop the best app is a challenge for every Mobile App Development Company.

Mobile applications are basically of three types, and people usually get confused between them. However, it is necessary for every developer to know the difference between each of these. So mobile application in general, is a software that is created to run on devices such as smartphones, tablets, or watches. 

There are various types of mobile applications such as email applications, gaming applications, health applications, travel applications, banking applications, etc. These applications can be easily downloaded from the application distribution platforms, such as the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store. 

Mobile applications are of three types, that is 

native applications, 

web based applications and 

hybrid applications. 

Each of them can be described shortly as below.

Native Mobile applications 

They are designed to run on a particular platform such as Android, Windows or iOS. The main objective of creating these applications is to make sure they deliver best performance and they are created by incorporating the best in class UI modules. As a result, these applications provide a very good user interface, performance and consistency. Also, they can run offline as well.

Since maintenance and separate support for different apps is required, they have a greater product price.

Web based applications 

They are written in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. To use these applications, you will need internet connectivity. They require very less memory usage, as the data is stored in databases on the internet servers. They can be accessed from any device that is connected to the Internet.

Hybrid application

Hybrid as the name suggests, is a combination of both native and web based applications. These applications are created in order to support both native as well as web technologies for various platforms.  They are quite easy to develop. And so can develop mobile app at low cost using these technologies. However they  lack in speed, performance and overall optimization compared to native mobile apps

As a best mobile app developer, one has to understand the exact requirement of the client. And accordingly choose the best suitable mobile app development technologies.

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