Pangolin VS nanovg

Compare Pangolin vs nanovg and see what are their differences.


Pangolin is a lightweight portable rapid development library for managing OpenGL display / interaction and abstracting video input. (by stevenlovegrove)


Antialiased 2D vector drawing library on top of OpenGL for UI and visualizations. (by memononen)
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Pangolin nanovg
2 8
1,498 4,232
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8.7 3.2
about 1 month ago 17 days ago
C++ C
MIT License zlib License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Pangolin. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-24.


Posts with mentions or reviews of nanovg. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-10.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Pangolin and nanovg you can also consider the following projects:

Skia - Skia is a complete 2D graphic library for drawing Text, Geometries, and Images.

bgfx - Cross-platform, graphics API agnostic, "Bring Your Own Engine/Framework" style rendering library.

DiligentEngine - A modern cross-platform low-level graphics library and rendering framework

MetalNanoVG - The Metal port of NanoVG.

VCSamples - Samples for VC++


monomer - An easy to use, cross platform, GUI library for writing Haskell applications.

tinyrenderer - A brief computer graphics / rendering course

sokol - minimal cross-platform standalone C headers

egui - egui: an easy-to-use immediate mode GUI in pure Rust

pathfinder - A fast, practical GPU rasterizer for fonts and vector graphics

gi-gtk-declarative - Declarative GTK+ programming in Haskell