React Native Performance: Do and Don't

Performance is a topic with major ramifications for using a framework like React Native in real-world mobile applications. Simply put, React Native is fast by default. While working on a React Native app, however, you might experience performance issues.

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What is the best animation library for React Native

Using an Animation library in React Native completely depends on the use case. For Microinteractions with components like FlatList from React Native Library, I’d say start with React Native Animated API since it fits most use cases. For more advance implementations, I’d recommend checking out react-native-reanimated and react-native-animatable.