Toga VS kivy

Compare Toga vs kivy and see what are their differences.

Toga

A Python native, OS native GUI toolkit. (by beeware)

kivy

Open source UI framework written in Python, running on Windows, Linux, macOS, Android and iOS (by kivy)
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Toga kivy
1 94
3,183 14,704
1.8% 1.1%
9.5 8.7
9 days ago 26 days ago
Python Python
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License MIT License
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Toga

Posts with mentions or reviews of Toga. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-25.
  • Creating Python Android/iOS Apps
    3 projects | reddit.com/r/learnpython | 25 Mar 2022
    PS: While I'm at it, I'm wondering if there's a better Python-friendly UI framework than Toga. It seems to be very basic and focused on cross-platform compatibility - which is nice, but if there's something better, that would be nice to know too.

kivy

Posts with mentions or reviews of kivy. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Toga and kivy you can also consider the following projects:

PySimpleGUI - Launched in 2018. It's 2022 and PySimpleGUI is actively developed & supported. Create complex windows simply. Supports tkinter, Qt, WxPython, Remi (in browser). Create GUI applications trivially with a full set of widgets. Multi-Window applications are also simple. 3.4 to 3.11 supported. 325+ Demo programs & Cookbook for rapid start. Extensive documentation. Examples for Machine Learning(OpenCV Integration, Chatterbot), Rainmeter-like Desktop Widgets, Matplotlib + Pyplot integration, add GUI to command line scripts, PDF & Image Viewer. For both beginning and advanced programmers. docs - PySimpleGUI.org GitHub - PySimpleGUI.com. The Minecraft of GUIs - simple to complex... does them all.

wxPython

PySide - ATTENTION: This project is deprecated, please refer to PySide2

DearPyGui - Dear PyGui: A fast and powerful Graphical User Interface Toolkit for Python with minimal dependencies

KivyMD - KivyMD is a collection of Material Design compliant widgets for use with Kivy, a framework for cross-platform, touch-enabled graphical applications. https://youtube.com/c/KivyMD https://twitter.com/KivyMD https://habr.com/ru/users/kivymd https://stackoverflow.com/tags/kivymd

pyglet

Eel - A little Python library for making simple Electron-like HTML/JS GUI apps [Moved to: https://github.com/ChrisKnott/Eel]

Flutter - Flutter makes it easy and fast to build beautiful apps for mobile and beyond

Flexx - Write desktop and web apps in pure Python

pywebview - Build GUI for your Python program with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS

Pygame - pygame (the library) is a Free and Open Source python programming language library for making multimedia applications like games built on top of the excellent SDL library. C, Python, Native, OpenGL.