Some people think that Angular is a short form of Angular JS but it is not at all. It is true that Angular JS & Angular both are used to develop front-end of application but both are not the same. In this blog we will understand Difference between Angular JS & Angular.
What is Angular ?
Angular is an open-source, cross-platform TypeScript based platform used to develop front-end(user interface) in web applications. It is completely re-created on AngularJS. Angular has OOP like features e.g. classes, datatypes, interfaces, inheritance, Lambda functions etc…as it’s a typescript based framework. To get idea about AngularJS please go through previous blog on Angular JS fundamentals.
What is TypeScript ?
What is the difference between Angular JS & Angular?
Angular represents versions 2,4,5,6,7, 8, 9…….whereas AngularJS represents versions 1.x
Angular uses Component & directives whereas AngularJS uses Model-View-Controller design.
Angular uses ‘()’ for event binding & ‘[ ]’ for property binding, whereas AngularJS uses ‘ng’ directive to bind events & properties.
Angular provides mobile support, whereas AngularJS doesn’t provide mobile support.
Angular uses dependency injection feature whereas AngularJS doesn’t use it.
Angular is better than AngularJS in performance especially for large-scale complex applications.
Upgrading code from Angular JS to Angular?