Native Client

T13 Xamarin vs. Cordova


3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Intermediate

Sahil Malik


In a land far, far away, there is a battle brewing between developers. Some insist HTML will win, some insist you need native code performance. The truth is somewhere in the middle. Fortunately, you can take advantages of both approaches in the same app. This session focusses on the pros and cons of the various mobile dev choices and finishes by building an example app using both web and Xamarin leveraging the advantages of each.

You will learn:

  • About mobile dev choices
  • The pros and cons of each
  • How to build an app taking advantage of the best of each choice