PhoneGap is a free and open source framework that allows you to create mobile apps using standardized web APIs for the platforms such as Android, BlackBerry, iOS, Symbian, WebOS, Windows Phone 7, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8, Bada, Tizen.

Sencha Touch

Sencha Touch, a high-performance HTML5 mobile application framework, is the cornerstone of the Sencha HTML5 platform. Built for enabling world-class user experiences, Sencha Touch is the only framework that enables developers to build fast and impressive apps that work on iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Kindle Fire, and more.


Motorola Solutions’ RhoMobile Suite, the HTML5 application development platform built to meet the needs of the next generation of business mobility.

With RhoMobile Suite, comprised of RhoConnect, RhoStudio and RhoElements, device type, operating system and screen size doesn’t matter. RhoMobile applications simply work on whatever mobile devices are in use in your business — including the enterprise-class devices you buy and those your users bring from home.

MoSync Reload

MoSync Reload is a tool for the rapid development of mobile applications in HTML5 and JavaScript for iOS, Android and Windows Phone mobile platforms. With MoSync Reload you can quickly edit your HTML5 code and rapidly deploy it to multiple devices simultaneously.

This table will provide information about the device APIs provided by Phonegap, Sencha Touch and Rhomobile.

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