.NET Runtime VS core

Compare .NET Runtime vs core and see what are their differences.

.NET Runtime

.NET is a cross-platform runtime for cloud, mobile, desktop, and IoT apps. (by dotnet)

core

Home repository for .NET Core (by dotnet)
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.NET Runtime core
223 45
7,614 16,645
4.2% 1.6%
10.0 9.5
3 days ago 3 days ago
C# Shell
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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.NET Runtime

Posts with mentions or reviews of .NET Runtime. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-24.

core

Posts with mentions or reviews of core. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-21.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing .NET Runtime and core you can also consider the following projects:

homebridge - HomeKit support for the impatient

double-take - Unified UI and API for processing and training images for facial recognition.

CompreFace - Leading free and open-source face recognition system

Ryujinx - Experimental Nintendo Switch Emulator written in C#

ASP.NET Core - ASP.NET Core is a cross-platform .NET framework for building modern cloud-based web applications on Windows, Mac, or Linux.

actix-web - Actix Web is a powerful, pragmatic, and extremely fast web framework for Rust.

Jellyfin - The Free Software Media System

Tasmota - Alternative firmware for ESP8266 with easy configuration using webUI, OTA updates, automation using timers or rules, expandability and entirely local control over MQTT, HTTP, Serial or KNX. Full documentation at

Domoticz - Open source Home Automation System

vgpu_unlock - Unlock vGPU functionality for consumer grade GPUs.

Jeedom core - Software for home automation

runtimelab - This repo is for experimentation and exploring new ideas that may or may not make it into the main dotnet/runtime repo.