It makes building your apps for distribution simple and easy to automate by providing defaults that work well for Expo and React Native projects out of the box, and by handling your app signing credentials for you (if you wish). It also makes sharing builds with your team easier than ever with internal distribution
(using ad hoc and/or enterprise "universal" provisioning), deeply integrates with EAS Submit for app store submissions, and has first-class support for the
It's the next generation of the
command — designed to work for any native project, whether or not you also use the managed workflow. It's the fastest way to get from
npx react-native init
to app stores.