Cairo Alternatives

    Cairo is described as 'open source programming library that provides a vector graphics-based, device-independent API for software developers' and is an app in the Development category. There are four alternatives to Cairo for Mac, Linux, Windows, Android and Python. The best alternative is PlotDevice, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Cairo are Anti-Grain Geometry (Free, Open Source), Skia (Free, Open Source) and Aspose.Drawing for .NET (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Nov 7, 2020

    • PlotDevice is a Macintosh application that lets you write Python scripts to generate 2D graphics using simple drawing commands.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Python
    • Anti-Grain Geometry (AGG) is a high-quality 2D rendering library written in C++. It features anti-aliasing and sub-pixel resolution.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • C++ 2D graphics library, providing shapes, bézier curves, path effects and hardware acceleration.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
    • The drawing engine supports rendering vector graphics (such as lines, curves, and figures) and text (in a variety of fonts, sizes, and styles) onto raster images in all commonly...
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android