Angular stands out among the crowd primarily due to two factors. One of the factors is that you are able to generate large functionalities with the use of a few codes. Yes, less code gives you more functionality. The second factor is that Angular makes your apps testable. Like other languages, Angular also gives you the ability to use reusable components. Developers love Angular because it can be used for responsive web design so that the website appears perfectly in almost all kinds of devices.
Angular 6 saw the addition of new features and updates such as Typescript 2.7+ support, stable Angular Material, Ivy Renderer and Bazel compiler. These new features made developers fall in love with Angular again.
Now, Angular 7 is here bringing with it more possibilities than ever before in addition to laying out support for latest versions of TypeScript, Domino, RxJS and Node. Here are some of the new additions and features that make Angular 7 better than its predecessor.
Angular Material Updates
The Angular Material CDK has been updated with Scrolling Module and Drag Drop Module that enables virtual scrolling for more visibility and drag and drop capabilities respectively. Perhaps the Drag and Drop feature is the most important addition in this version. Additionally, some component styles have also been updated to keep up with the trending material design.
Better and Faster
Performance is another focus in Angular 7. Some features were added and modified to get the maximum performance. Angular 7 is now the fastest Angular in the series. Even the upgrade is faster when compared with previous versions. Many improvements were done under the hood to make the framework also faster. Almost all apps built with Angular 7 now runs faster with the addition of virtual scrolling module.
Smaller and Lightweight
Angular removed the reflect-metadata error in the latest version, which caused framework and apps to take more size than intended in the previous versions. Angular 7 is also introducing Budgets feature that sends warning and error notifications when exceeding certain size limits. All these updates help Angular 7 to build apps with smaller sizes ultimately resulting in better performance.
Updated CLI Prompts
Along with updated Angular to version 7, the CLI prompts has also been updated to version 7 adding new prompts when typing commands. This also works in all package publishing schematics as the CLI prompts updates has also been added to the Schematics.
Overall, Angular 7 beats all its predecessors. The already good platform is now even better with the latest update. If you are planning to do Angular projects, you can contact the top Angular developers at aTeamIndia. They are one of the best Angular development teams in the world. You can also contact aTeamIndia if your project is in Angular 6 or older and want to update to the latest version.
Angular 7 brings with it more features that will help one to create more possibilities than ever before. The framework has been updated with modern styles and features keeping up with design trends. Enter the next generation with Angular 7.