Hybrid apps have many benefits over pure native apps, specifically in terms of platform support, speed of development, and access to third party code. Ionic have a flexible grid, and split-pane type features, allowing you to build mobile-first applications with responsive desktop layouts.
Pros of Ionic framework
- Ionic build on top of Angular (Popular Framework). Ionic framework 3 (latest version) using Angular 4.
- Ionic have a big community. (Slack, Stackoverflow, Forum, Tutorials).
- Productivity: We can build a Desktop, Web, Mobile, PWA with the same project code base.
- Ionic have existing plugins to solve a wide range of tasks.
- Ionic framework have a clean and beautiful default UI components.
- Completely free and open source framework.