PhysX VS Chipmunk

Compare PhysX vs Chipmunk and see what are their differences.

PhysX

NVIDIA PhysX SDK (by NVIDIAGameWorks)

Chipmunk

A fast and lightweight 2D game physics library. (by slembcke)
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PhysX Chipmunk
11 2
2,696 1,857
2.9% -
0.0 1.3
27 days ago 2 months ago
C++ C
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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PhysX

Posts with mentions or reviews of PhysX. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-29.

Chipmunk

Posts with mentions or reviews of Chipmunk. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-14.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing PhysX and Chipmunk you can also consider the following projects:

Bullet - Bullet Physics SDK: real-time collision detection and multi-physics simulation for VR, games, visual effects, robotics, machine learning etc.

Box2D - Box2D is a 2D physics engine for games

CHRONO - High-performance C++ library for multiphysics and multibody dynamics simulations

Newton Dynamics - Newton Dynamics is an integrated solution for real time simulation of physics environments.

LiquidFun - 2D physics engine for games

ODE

Simbody - High-performance C++ multibody dynamics/physics library for simulating articulated biomechanical and mechanical systems like vehicles, robots, and the human skeleton.