Rust VS winit

Compare Rust vs winit and see what are their differences.


All Algorithms implemented in Rust (by TheAlgorithms)


Window handling library in pure Rust (by rust-windowing)
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Rust winit
1 11
4,384 2,139
9.4% 3.2%
8.4 7.5
14 days ago 3 days ago
Rust Rust
MIT License Apache License 2.0
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Rust. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2020-10-14.


Posts with mentions or reviews of winit. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-12.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Rust and winit you can also consider the following projects:

tokio - A runtime for writing reliable asynchronous applications with Rust. Provides I/O, networking, scheduling, timers, ...

deno-minifb - Deno wrapper around minifb, for making a framebuffer you can draw pixels to

tauri - Build smaller, faster, and more secure desktop applications with a web frontend.

rust - Rust for the xtensa architecture. Built in targets for the ESP32 and ESP8266

raui - Rust implementation of Renderer Agnostic User Interface

RustPython - A Python Interpreter written in Rust

deno_sdl2 - SDL2 module for Deno

Taskflow - A General-purpose Parallel and Heterogeneous Task Programming System

image - Encoding and decoding images in Rust

deno-canvas - Canvas API for Deno, ported from canvaskit-wasm (Skia).

msfs-rs - A Rusty way to interact with Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020

minifb - MiniFB is a small cross platform library to create a frame buffer that you can draw pixels in