react-native-gesture-handler VS react-native-reanimated

Compare react-native-gesture-handler vs react-native-reanimated and see what are their differences.


Declarative API exposing platform native touch and gesture system to React Native. (by software-mansion)


React Native's Animated library reimplemented (by software-mansion)
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react-native-gesture-handler react-native-reanimated
5 45
4,993 6,392
1.9% 2.5%
9.3 9.5
about 17 hours ago 1 day ago
TypeScript TypeScript
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of react-native-gesture-handler. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-08.


Posts with mentions or reviews of react-native-reanimated. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-17.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing react-native-gesture-handler and react-native-reanimated you can also consider the following projects:

moti - 🐼 The React Native (+ Web) animation library, powered by Reanimated 2.

react-native-animatable - Standard set of easy to use animations and declarative transitions for React Native

react-native-vision-camera - 📸 The Camera library that sees the vision.

react-native-fast-image - 🚩 FastImage, performant React Native image component.

react-native-debugger - The standalone app based on official debugger of React Native, and includes React Inspector / Redux DevTools

lottie-react-native - Lottie wrapper for React Native.

react-native-modal - An enhanced, animated, customizable Modal for React Native.

react-native-chart-kit - 📊React Native Chart Kit: Line Chart, Bezier Line Chart, Progress Ring, Bar chart, Pie chart, Contribution graph (heatmap)

react-native-skia - High-performance React Native Graphics using Skia

NativeBase - Mobile-first, accessible components for React Native & Web to build consistent UI across Android, iOS and Web.

neutralinojs - Portable and lightweight cross-platform desktop application development framework

lottie - Lottie documentation for