Motion values, the core of Framer Motion

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Motion values, the core of Framer Motion

Motion values are at the core of all animations in Framer Motion. The library uses them internally to among other things maintain the current value as well as the velocity of that value.

No React rerender

A big benefit of these motion values, is that they are not tied to React’s state. Therefore React does not need to rerender when they change. This is a big performance benefit over you using useState to manage your animation values.

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