image VS winit

Compare image vs winit and see what are their differences.


Encoding and decoding images in Rust (by image-rs)


Window handling library in pure Rust (by rust-windowing)
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image winit
24 24
2,990 2,555
8.0% 6.1%
9.3 8.7
5 days ago 2 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 image. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-04-16.


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 2022-05-12.

What are some alternatives?

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

opencv-rust - Rust bindings for OpenCV 3 & 4

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

rust-sdl2 - SDL2 bindings for Rust

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

rust-ndarray - ndarray: an N-dimensional array with array views, multidimensional slicing, and efficient operations

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

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

wgpu - Safe and portable GPU abstraction in Rust, implementing WebGPU API.

imageproc (PistonDevelopers) - Image processing operations

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


deno_sdl2 - SDL2 module for Deno