loopers VS nih-plug

Compare loopers vs nih-plug and see what are their differences.


Loopers is graphical live looper, written in Rust, designed for ease of use and rock-solid stability (by mwylde)


Rust VST3 and CLAP plugin framework and plugins - because everything is better when you do it yourself (by robbert-vdh)
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loopers nih-plug
2 24
84 575
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2.6 9.6
8 months ago 10 days ago
Rust Rust
Apache License 2.0 ISC License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of loopers. 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 nih-plug. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-03-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing loopers and nih-plug you can also consider the following projects:

augmented-audio - Rust - Augmented Audio Libraries

cargo-limit - Cargo with less noise: warnings are skipped until errors are fixed, Neovim integration, etc.

vst3-sys - Raw Bindings to the VST3 API

kak-lsp - Kakoune Language Server Protocol Client

vst3-rs - Easy to use VST3 library for Rust

bonsai - A library for building dynamic webapps, using Js_of_ocaml

clap-imgui - Minimal example of prototyping CLAP audio plugins using Dear ImGui as the user interface.

vst-rs - VST 2.4 API implementation in rust. Create plugins or hosts. Previously rust-vst on the RustDSP group.

baseplug - MVC audio plugin framework for rust

cxx-qt - Safe interop between Rust and Qt

JUCE - JUCE is an open-source cross-platform C++ application framework for desktop and mobile applications, including VST, VST3, AU, AUv3, RTAS and AAX audio plug-ins.