Here we compare between angular and react. In this comparison we will focus on the latest versions of both packages. The current versions are angular 1.6.4 and react 15.5.4.
When comparing both packages you notice that
react is the more popular package today
Stars on Github).
angular has more versions, more frequent updates, less dependencies and more forks.
On the other hand, react has been out there for longer (since 5 years ago), it also has a bigger community of maintainers, more daily downloads, more weekly downloads, more monthly downloads, less open issues, more stars on Github and more followers on Github.
In our review angular got 613,120 points and react got 2,747,008 points. The points are a summary of how big the community is and how well the package is maintained.
Lets dive deeper and have a look at some more details on both packages.
|keywords||angular, framework, browser, client-side||react|
|author||Angular Core Team||N/A|
|Related / similar packages|
|angular2, backbone, ember, vue||angular2, backbone, ember, vue|
|created||5 years ago (Mar, 2012)||6 years ago (Oct, 2011)|
|modified||13 days ago||5 hours ago|
|version average||every 15 days||every 17 days|
|open pull requests||30||30|
|install||npm i -S angular||npm i -S react|
|remove||npm r -S angular||npm r -S react|