@capacitor/core: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v6.1.0(9 days ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are bundled with the npm packageNumber of direct dependencies: 1Monthly npm downloads

@capacitor/core is a cross-platform runtime library for building Web Native apps. It provides a consistent API for accessing native features like camera, geolocation, file system, and more in web apps. Capacitor allows developers to build web apps that can be deployed as native apps on iOS, Android, and the web. It offers a plugin system for extending functionality and supports modern web technologies like TypeScript and ES6.

Compared to similar solutions like Cordova or React Native, Capacitor offers better performance and a more modern development experience. It is actively maintained by the Ionic team and is recommended for building hybrid mobile apps with a focus on web technologies.

Alternatives:
cordova+
ionic-native+
react-native+
flutter+
nativescript+
expo+
quasar+
onsen-ui+
framework7+
vue-native-core+

Tags: cross-platformweb-nativenative-featuresplugin-systemhybrid-apps