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JavaScript

Justin Rich
Justin Rich
19,556 Points

React Native size units of measurement

In react native when setting sizes (width, fontSize, etc) are we using pixels or another unit of measurement (%, em, rm)? Additionally, what sizing units are permitted?

1 Answer

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,407 Points

https://facebook.github.io/react-native/docs/height-and-width.html:

"All dimensions in React Native are unitless, and represent density-independent pixels." While it doesn't say so explicitly, it seems equivalent to Android's dp measure.

[changed category to JS because that's the category of the React Native course.]