Today almost every app uses HTTP/HTTPS requests as the main transport for transferring data. However, choosing HTTP in Android or iOS also includes considering the available HTTP Libraries and understanding which one could be a better fit for your use case.
We have been doing some work to help you out on that task, especially if network performance is a major concern for you. Take a look at our overviews, tutorials, and comparisons:
- The landscape of Android HTTP Libs
- The landscape of the iOS HTTP Libs