DeskGap Alternatives

    DeskGap is described as 'framework for building cross-platform desktop apps with web technologies (JavaScript, HTML and CSS)' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to DeskGap for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Electron, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DeskGap are Apache Cordova (Free, Open Source), NeutralinoJS (Free, Open Source), NW.js (Free, Open Source) and Sciter (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 8, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
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      Cobalt is a lightweight HTML5/CSS/JS application container that is designed to provide a rich application development environment with minimal resource consumption (deployment size, RAM, CPU, GPU).
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      • Free PersonalOpen Source
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      A framework for creating desktop apps for Windows, Mac and Linux. Based on Qt and Python, it is a lightweight alternative to Electron. Unlike other solutions, fbs makes packaging easy: Create an installer for your app in seconds and start distributing it to your users.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      Chromely is a lightweight alternative to Electron.NET, Electron for .NET/.NET Core developers.
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    1. pywebview is a lightweight cross-platform wrapper around a webview component that allows to display HTML content in its own native GUI window. You may think of as Electron for Python (minus huge executable sizes).
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    2. react-desktop is a JavaScript library built on top of Facebook's React library, which aims to bring a native desktop experience to the web, featuring many macOS Sierra and Windows 10 components. react-desktop works perfectly with NW.js and Electron.


    3. Capacitor is a cross-platform app runtime that makes it easy to build web apps that run natively on iOS, Android, and the web. We call these apps "Native Progressive Web Apps" and they represent the next evolution beyond Hybrid apps.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Windows
      azula is a lightweight alternative to Electron. It is based on Ultralight, which is an embedding friendly Fork of WebKit, with less memory usage and low disk space requirements.
    4. Native, high-performance, cross-platform desktop apps - built with ReasonML. Revery is kind of like super-fast, native code Electron - with bundled React-like/Redux-like libraries and a fast build system - all ready to go.
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