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Phonegap Essentials

By : Ivan Turkovic
Book Image

Phonegap Essentials

By: Ivan Turkovic

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (15 chapters)

Supported platforms

As the PhoneGap platform has been evolving, the number of supported platforms has been rising all the time. Some platforms were dropped due to the loss of popularity and new ones were added to it. The following page shows the updates for platform support:

The following platforms are supported in the latest version of PhoneGap:

  • Amazon Fire OS

  • Android

  • BlackBerry 10

  • Firefox OS

  • iOS

  • Ubuntu Touch

  • Windows Phone 8

  • Windows Phone 8.1

  • Tizen OS

However, not all the platforms support the available plugins and features that they provide. It depends a lot on the type of the platform and feature that is supported by the device. As it started with iOS, it has the best coverage of all the basic features, and extended features as well through plugins. The second most supported platform is Android as the other platforms are not represented in all the plugins because it is usually required to create some native code to...