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Sciter Alternatives

Sciter is described as 'Use HTML and CSS to build cross-platform desktop apps. Sciter provides a stack of GPU-accelerated web technologies for desktop UI development' and is an app in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Sciter for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Windows Mobile and Android. The best alternative is Electron, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Sciter are NoesisGUI, Ultralight, DeskGap and Google Cobalt.

This page was last updated May 29, 2022
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

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  1. Electron

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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.

  2. NoesisGUI

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • HTC Vive
    • Playstation VR
    • Raspberry Pi
    • Playstation
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Xbox
    • Stadia
    • Oculus Rift

    NoesisGUI is a User Interface middleware for videogames and realtime applications:



  3. Ultralight

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Ultralight is and HTML UI kit for use with games and desktop apps. It's essentially a stripped and rebuilt version of WebKit designed for speed, performance and efficiency.

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  4. DeskGap

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

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

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  5. Google Cobalt

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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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  6. Chromely

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

  7. Coherent GT

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Coherent GT is a user interface runtime for game UI based on a heavily modified version of WebKit. It removes unnecessary features of Webkit and involves rewriting of some elements to get it finely tuned for performance in games.

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  8. pywebview

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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).

  9. azula

    • 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.

  10. PHP App Server

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Create lightweight, installable applications written in HTML, CSS, Javascript, and PHP for the Windows, Mac, and Linux desktop operating systems.

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