It is focused on building hybrid native apps, rather than mobile websites. Ionic is built to perform and behave great in the latest mobile devices. With minimal DOM manipulation, zero jQuery, and hardware accelerated transitions
Ionic utilizes AngularJS in order to create a framework most suited to develop rich and robust applications. Ionic not only looks nice, but its core architecture is for serious app development, and AngularJS ties in perfectly.
Ionic is modeled off of popular native mobile development SDKs, making it easy to understand for anyone that has built a native app for iOS or Android.
Come with clean, simple, and functional. Ionic has been designed to work and display beautifully on all current mobile devices. With tons of popular mobile components, typography, interactive paradigms, and gorgeous (yet extensible) base theme.