Material Design for Angular vs Materialize

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Material Design for Angular

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Material Design for Angular vs Materialize: What are the differences?

Developers describe Material Design for Angular as "Material Design for AngularJS Apps". Material Design is a specification for a unified system of visual, motion, and interaction design that adapts across different devices. Our goal is to deliver a lean, lightweight set of AngularJS-native UI elements that implement the material design system for use in Angular SPAs. On the other hand, Materialize is detailed as "A modern responsive front-end framework based on Material Design". A CSS Framework based on material design.

Material Design for Angular and Materialize belong to "Front-End Frameworks" category of the tech stack.

"Ui components" is the top reason why over 103 developers like Material Design for Angular, while over 94 developers mention "Google material design" as the leading cause for choosing Materialize.

Material Design for Angular and Materialize are both open source tools. Materialize with 36K GitHub stars and 4.79K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Material Design for Angular with 16.5K GitHub stars and 3.57K GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Material Design for Angular has a broader approval, being mentioned in 279 company stacks & 369 developers stacks; compared to Materialize, which is listed in 46 company stacks and 53 developer stacks.

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Pros of Material Design for Angular
Pros of Materialize
  • 119
    Ui components
  • 62
    Backed by google
  • 51
    Backed by angular
  • 51
    Free
  • 48
    Javascript
  • 34
    Open source
  • 32
    Responsiveness
  • 31
    Easy to learn
  • 28
    Quick to develop
  • 20
    Customizable
  • 8
    Easy to start
  • 8
    Powerful
  • 6
    Themes
  • 6
    Flexible
  • 4
    Flexbox Layouts
  • 3
    Great community
  • 3
    I like its design
  • 2
    Great extensions
  • 1
    CDK
  • 1
    Consistents
  • 1
    It's the best looking out of the box
  • 1
    Seamless integration with AngularJS but lack of docs
  • 0
    Progressive Web Apps - to learn
  • 102
    Google material design
  • 74
    Easy to use
  • 74
    Responsive
  • 54
    Modern looks
  • 47
    Open source
  • 42
    Good documentation
  • 37
    Code examples
  • 29
    Extremely light - 29kb
  • 28
    Flexible
  • 15
    Great Support
  • 10
    It looks beautiful
  • 8
    Very nice looking components to quickly build out
  • 7
    Smooth animation
  • 6
    Great Grid System
  • 4
    Great
  • 4
    Ruby gem to integrate in 2 seconds flat
  • 3
    Angular2 Support
  • 2
    MIT Lisence
  • 2
    Friendly api, easy setup, good documentation
  • 2
    Easy setup
  • 1
    React
  • 1
    Grid system
  • 1
    Because of the easy to use and very editable library
  • 1
    Responsivness
  • 1
    Jibberish
  • 1
    Friendly Api
  • 0
    Better class name
  • 0
    Rtl support

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Cons of Material Design for Angular
Cons of Materialize
  • 4
    No practical examples
  • 6
    Mobile errors
  • 6
    Poor Grid System
  • 1
    Unmaintained

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What is Material Design for Angular?

Material Design is a specification for a unified system of visual, motion, and interaction design that adapts across different devices. Our goal is to deliver a lean, lightweight set of AngularJS-native UI elements that implement the material design system for use in Angular SPAs.

What is Materialize?

A CSS Framework based on material design.

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