cgltf VS FBX2glTF

Compare cgltf vs FBX2glTF and see what are their differences.


:diamond_shape_with_a_dot_inside: Single-file glTF 2.0 loader and writer written in C99 (by jkuhlmann)


A command-line tool for the conversion of 3D model assets on the FBX file format to the glTF file format. (by facebookincubator)
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cgltf FBX2glTF
9 6
1,234 1,872
- 2.4%
0.0 0.0
10 days ago 4 months ago
C C++
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of cgltf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-06-20.


Posts with mentions or reviews of FBX2glTF. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-06-12.
  • Importing fbx at runtime
    2 projects | /r/Unity3D | 12 Jun 2023
    I've recently done this but not fbx only, was textures and some other asset files. Converted the model to gltf and then loaded it in for an augmented reality app. Just be cautious on load times. I had to compress it using this
  • How to export obj sequences to gltf / glb with textures
    2 projects | /r/Houdini | 20 Jan 2023
    i use maya to make blendshapes in FBX format then use to make the gltf and to make the GLB
  • What is the best FBX loader for modern OpenGL? (C++)
    4 projects | /r/gamedev | 2 Feb 2022
    I found the project invaluable as a resource for seeing how to get useful information out of FBX.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing cgltf and FBX2glTF you can also consider the following projects:

tinygltf - Header only C++11 tiny glTF 2.0 library

assimp - The official Open-Asset-Importer-Library Repository. Loads 40+ 3D-file-formats into one unified and clean data structure.

gdx-gltf - GLTF 2.0 3D format support and PBR shader implementation for LibGDX

SharpGLTF - glTF reader and writer for .NET Standard

learn-wgpu - Guide for using gfx-rs's wgpu library.

LZ4 - Extremely Fast Compression algorithm

glTF-Shell-Extensions - Microsoft Windows shell extensions that pack .gltf to .glb and unpack .glb to .gltf

3d-model-convert-to-gltf - Convert 3d model (STL/IGES/STEP/OBJ/FBX) to gltf and compression

nuklear - A single-header ANSI C immediate mode cross-platform GUI library

glTF-Transform - glTF 2.0 SDK for JavaScript and TypeScript, on Web and Node.js.

azure-iot-sdk-c - A C99 SDK for connecting devices to Microsoft Azure IoT services