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React Desktop Alternatives

React Desktop is described as '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' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to React Desktop 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 React Desktop are NW.js, Proton Native, WebDGap and Vuido.

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  1. Electron icon

    Electron

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    37 alternatives to Electron 

    If you can build a website, you can build a desktop app. Electron is a framework for creating native applications with web technologies like JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. It takes care of the hard parts so you can focus on the core of your application.

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  2. NW.js icon

    NW.js

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    22 alternatives to NW.js 

    Node.js bridge to Webkit – package and distribute webapps on all platforms.

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    Cross-platform


  3. Proton Native icon

    Proton Native

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • React
    14 alternatives to Proton Native 

    Proton Native offers a React environment for building native desktop applications. It's sort of like React Native but for desktop apps.

     Proton Native has no features, suggest some!
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  4. WebDGap icon

    WebDGap

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Self-Hosted
    53 alternatives to WebDGap 

    WebDGap allows you to convert any website or HTML/CSS/JavaScript web application to a native Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome application.

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    Discontinued

    This app was discontinued on April 13, 2018.

    WebDGap running on Windows 10
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    Vuido

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Vue.js
    12 alternatives to Vuido 

    Vuido leverages the simplicity of Vue.js along with the open-source libui library to let you create lightweight, native desktop application. Applications can run cross-platform using native GUI components (different from Electron-based desktop web apps).

     Vuido has no features, suggest some!
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    fman build system

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    15 alternatives to fman build system 

    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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  7. Chromely icon

    Chromely

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    20 alternatives to Chromely 

    Chromely is a lightweight alternative to Electron.NET, Electron for .NET/.NET Core developers.

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    azula

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Windows
    25 alternatives to azula 

    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.

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  9. DeskGap icon

    DeskGap

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    19 alternatives to DeskGap 

    DeskGap is a framework for building cross-platform desktop apps with web technologies (JavaScript, HTML and CSS).

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    Discontinued

    The last update is from December 2019.

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    Photino

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    34 alternatives to Photino 

    Photino is a lightweight open-source framework for building native, cross-platform desktop applications with Web UI technology.

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    1.  LightweightPhotino consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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