Skia VS GLFW

Compare Skia vs GLFW and see what are their differences.

Skia

Skia is a complete 2D graphic library for drawing Text, Geometries, and Images. (by google)

GLFW

A multi-platform library for OpenGL, OpenGL ES, Vulkan, window and input (by glfw)
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Skia GLFW
14 35
5,891 8,508
3.3% 1.9%
0.0 9.0
2 months ago 14 days ago
C++ C
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License zlib License
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Skia

Posts with mentions or reviews of Skia. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-20.

GLFW

Posts with mentions or reviews of GLFW. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-12.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Skia and GLFW you can also consider the following projects:

SDL - Simple Directmedia Layer

bgfx - Cross-platform, graphics API agnostic, "Bring Your Own Engine/Framework" style rendering library.

glad - Multi-Language Vulkan/GL/GLES/EGL/GLX/WGL Loader-Generator based on the official specs.

Atomic Game Engine - The Atomic Game Engine is a multi-platform 2D and 3D engine with a consistent API in C++, C#, JavaScript, and TypeScript

nanovg - Antialiased 2D vector drawing library on top of OpenGL for UI and visualizations.

OpenSceneGraph - OpenSceneGraph git repository

Ogre 3D - scene-oriented, flexible 3D engine (C++, Python, C#, Java)

Open-Source Vulkan C++ API - Open-Source Vulkan C++ API

imgui - Dear ImGui: Bloat-free Graphical User interface for C++ with minimal dependencies