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Discussion on: How to Use New React Context API Detailed

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Jamal Al

I just learned about it too. but what are the cases where you would choose this over something like redux.

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Sai gowtham Author

Redux is a seperate Library used to manage the state in react. React context is used in particular use cases like login and logout or using different themes in your app.

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Ghanshyam

Before you jump to react context - know what it prop drilling problem from kent c dodds
blog.kentcdodds.com/prop-drilling-...

you can choose context approach when your screens in SPA are less and you have small amount of data to handle in entire app.