In this article, we will learn about Realm Database Integration in an Android Application. The Realm Mobile Database can be used as a cross-platform that can be used as an alternative to SQLite and core data. The Realm Database is easy to establish and fast performance. It offers advanced features such as encryption, data information, and JSON support.
To add the Realm library to your project, first add the dependency to the project level
Add Realm to the Application Level
Now open the application-level
build.gradle file and you need to apply the
apply plugin: 'kotlin-kapt'
You need to apply the
realm-android plugin near the top of your application level
apply plugin: 'realm-android'
Now you have to Sync your project to resolve the dependencies and Import the Realm SDK with the import statement in your Kotlin file.
Add the following dependency in the same file. This is not a requirement when working with Realm Database. But if your project is going to use Realm Adapters, then you have to include this library.
In this article, we will learn how to do the Realm Database Integration in an Android App. For more information check out its documentation.