Flutter’s Key Difference: Owning Every Pixel

Tom Gilder
Mar 11, 2019 · 5 min read

There’s been plenty of comparing Flutter with other cross-platform mobile frameworks. But the key difference is often overlooked or downplayed.

Flutter owns every pixel on the screen.

Cross-platform frameworks such as React Native and Xamarin.Forms which use native Android and iOS interface elements sound like a great idea, on paper: