Kotlin Desktop

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Top 10 Kotlin Desktop Projects

  • compose-jb

    Compose Multiplatform, a modern UI framework for Kotlin that makes building performant and beautiful user interfaces easy and enjoyable.

    Project mention: Java GUI framework? | reddit.com/r/javahelp | 2022-06-26
  • SpotiFlyer

    Kotlin Multiplatform Music Downloader, Supports Spotify / Gaana / Youtube Music / Jio Saavn / SoundCloud. NOTE: BEING REWRITTEN, SO STAY TUNED.

    Project mention: Is there an app that let you download music easily (mp3 and mp4)? | reddit.com/r/Piracy | 2022-07-02

    you should try spotiflyer, it lets you download albums, tracks and playlists. https://github.com/Shabinder/SpotiFlyer

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support. Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • tornadofx

    Lightweight JavaFX Framework for Kotlin

    Project mention: Ask HN: Does Java need a modern Java UI toolkit for desktop/web? | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-03-24
  • kotlin-libui

    Kotlin/Native interop to libui: a portable GUI library

  • aurora

    Building modern, elegant and fast Compose Desktop applications (by kirill-grouchnikov)

    Project mention: What cool libraries exist for Kotline native targetting desktop (Linux, MacOS, Windows)? | reddit.com/r/Kotlin | 2022-02-08

    I haven't tried it yet but for GUI options there's Aurora

  • Kamel

    Kotlin asynchronous media loading and caching library for Compose.

  • Premo

    Premo helps to implement the presentation layer and share it on Android, iOS, Desktop and Web.

    Project mention: Multiplatform Presentation Model (aka ViewModel) with convenient navigation. Navigate between PresentationModels instead of switching views (or composables). | reddit.com/r/androiddev | 2022-01-04
  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • littlekt

    A multiplatform 2D game framework written in Kotlin

    Project mention: LittleKt - A Kotlin multiplatform game framework - v0.2 Released | reddit.com/r/gamedev | 2022-03-08

    Some notable changes made in this release. View the full change log here.

  • asteroids-compose-for-desktop

    Simple space game, built with Compose for Desktop!

  • discovering-movies

    Movie application with Kotlin Multiplatform and Jetpack Compose

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-07-02.

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What are some of the best open-source Desktop projects in Kotlin? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 compose-jb 8,991
2 SpotiFlyer 4,739
3 tornadofx 3,565
4 kotlin-libui 587
5 aurora 385
6 Kamel 106
7 Premo 105
8 littlekt 82
9 asteroids-compose-for-desktop 68
10 discovering-movies 43
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