React Canvas Vs Svg. React-canvas-gauge vs react-d3-speedometer vs react-native-simple-gauge vs react-native-speedometer-chart vs react-solidgauge vs react-svg-gauge vs sh-gauge-chart. If you want to access a DOM element after React has created it use ref or onRef explained here.
Canvas can be used for game development ray tracing drawing a distinct number of objects on a small surface replacement of pixels in the video etc. Built on top of SVG elements with a lightweight dependency on D3 submodules. It allows you to draw DOM-like objects images texts on canvas elements in a very performant way.
The following table summarizes some of the basic differences between these two elements which will help you to understand how to use these elements effectively and appropriately.
The rest of the code in the fiddle to render the svg render. React-native-svg library provides SVG supporting React elements. The test setup is based on Jest. Differences between SVG and Canvas.