Electron VS webworker-threads

Compare Electron vs webworker-threads and see what are their differences.


:electron: Build cross-platform desktop apps with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS (by electron)


Lightweight Web Worker API implementation with native threads (by audreyt)
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Electron webworker-threads
112 0
99,167 2,237
0.5% -
9.9 2.3
1 day ago 3 months ago
C++ C++
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Electron. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-25.


Posts with mentions or reviews of webworker-threads. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning webworker-threads yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Electron and webworker-threads you can also consider the following projects:


jsdom - A JavaScript implementation of various web standards, for use with Node.js

cheerio - Fast, flexible, and lean implementation of core jQuery designed specifically for the server.

opencv - OpenCV Bindings for node.js

dotenv - Loads environment variables from .env for nodejs projects.

Faker.js - generate massive amounts of realistic fake data in Node.js and the browser

react-native - A framework for building native applications using React

ssh2 - SSH2 client and server modules written in pure JavaScript for node.js

nodegit - Native Node bindings to Git.

electron-overlay-window - Creating overlays is easy like never before