React Native Haptic Feedback Example

Jul 03, 2021 . Admin

Hi Guys,

In this blog,I will learn you how to use haptic feedback in react native. We will show example of haptic feedback in react native. You can easliy create react native haptic feedback. First i will import Haptics namespace from expo-haptics, after I will make haptic feedback example using in react native.

Haptic touch feedback is an engineered feedback from applying touch on a game, console or a smartphone. You know those vibrations from your favorite video games when your character dies or when the ball strikes the bar in FIFA.

we use haptics feedback in all of our React Native apps, in order to make the user experience snappy and engaging. Take a look at big apps, such as Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and notice how nice the haptic feedback feels in your hand when you are taking important actions such as likes or follows.

Step 1 - Create project

In the first step Run the following command for create project.

expo init MyWebtuts 
Step 2 - Installation of Dependency

In the step, Run the following command for installation of dependency.

To use Haptics you need to install expo-haptics package.

To install this open the terminal and jump into your project

cd paper MyWebtuts 
Run the following command
yarn add expo-haptics
Step 3 - App.js

In this step, You will open App.js file and put the code.

import * as React from 'react';
import { StyleSheet, View, Text, Button } from 'react-native';
import * as Haptics from 'expo-haptics';

export default function App() {
  return (
    <View style={styles.container}>
      <Text style={styles.textMain}>React Native Haptic Feedback Example</Text>
      <Text style={styles.text}>Haptics.selectionAsync</Text>
      <View style={styles.buttonContainer}>
        <Button title='Selection' onPress={() => Haptics.selectionAsync() } />
      <Text style={styles.text}>Haptics.notificationAsync</Text>
      <View style={styles.buttonContainer}>
        <Button title='Success' onPress={() => Haptics.notificationAsync(Haptics.NotificationFeedbackType.Success) } />
        <Button title='Error' onPress={() => Haptics.notificationAsync(Haptics.NotificationFeedbackType.Error) } />
        <Button title='Warning' onPress={() => Haptics.notificationAsync(Haptics.NotificationFeedbackType.Warning) } />
      <Text style={styles.text}>Haptics.impactAsync</Text>
      <View style={styles.buttonContainer}>
        <Button title='Light' onPress={() => Haptics.impactAsync(Haptics.ImpactFeedbackStyle.Light) } />
        <Button title='Medium' onPress={() => Haptics.impactAsync(Haptics.ImpactFeedbackStyle.Medium) } />
        <Button title='Heavy' onPress={() => Haptics.impactAsync(Haptics.ImpactFeedbackStyle.Heavy) } />

const styles = StyleSheet.create({
  container: {
    flex: 0.6,
    justifyContent: 'center',
    paddingHorizontal: 16,
  buttonContainer: {
    flexDirection: 'row',
    alignItems: 'stretch',
    marginTop: 10,
    marginBottom: 30,
    justifyContent: 'space-between'
Step 3 - Run project

In the last step run your project using bellow command.

expo start

It will help you...

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