As now most web application development / mobile application development framework supports model-view-controller (MVC) design pattern, and keep the (UI) and business logic separate. Also, number of UI frameworks in AngularJS are available to build rapid UI without putting extra time and money. The ready-to-use UI components provided by these AngularJS based frameworks speed up design process without writing custom CSS style for individual components.
Most popular UI Frameworks for AngularJS
Suave: The Suave framework is designed specifically to facilitate web application development / mobile application development with AngularJS. Advantage of suave is the CSS definitions, directives and services. The UI components already included in bundle-files. No need to include components separately.
QuantumUI: QUI is CSS based UI components are developed over AngularJS. Each of these components is further server and rest service friendly. User can customize UI components according to their specific needs.
PrimeNG: PrimeNG is simple and lightweight to create responsive and cross-browser UI for web/mobile, It allows developers to avail a wide variety of open source, accessible, and easy-to-use widgets.
UI Bootstrap: UI Bootstrap is collection of Bootstrap components written in AngularJS. Developers can use the repository of components with dependencies like AngularJS, Bootstrap CSS, Angular-animate and Angular-touch. As the directives included in the repository have external markup, the developers have option to use the markup as templates.
Angular UI Tree: As Angular UI Tree supports drag-and-drop functionality, it becomes easier for users to manipulate the items in a nested list or tree. Also, they have option to prevent specific elements from accepting child nodes, along with using native AngularJS scope for data binding. However, Angular UI Tree lacks many features provided by other AngularJS based UI frameworks.
Angular UI Grid: Angular UI Grid to perform and manipulate large datasets. They also have option to use a variety of customizable templates, and customize the templates simply by making changes to the CSS and avail features like sorting, filtering, grouping, column pinning, and virtualization.
Semantic UI: SUI create responsive and beautiful layout by writing readable code with HTML. Semantic UI allows developers to treat classes and words as interchangeable concepts. Also, the users have option to trigger functionality using simple phrases called as behaviours.
LumX: LumX is designed based on Google Material Design. It comes with features to help developers build user interfaces according to Google’s guidelines. LumX relies on AngularJS & based on MVC design pattern. It also uses jQuery to boost the web application’s performance. However, the users are not required to use the jQuery plug-ins additionally while using components of LumX.