Sway Alternatives

    Sway is described as 'tiling Wayland compositor and a drop-in replacement for the i3 window manager for X11' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Sway for a variety of platforms, including Linux, BSD, Mac, Windows and FreeBSD. The best alternative is i3, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Sway are Openbox (Free, Open Source), awesome (Free, Open Source), Xmonad (Free, Open Source) and Amethyst (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 5, 2021

    Platforms

    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • FreeBSD
    • GNOME
    • C++

    Features

    • Tiling
    • Tiling Window Manager
    • X server
    • Lightweight
    • Tiling Layouts
    • Extensible window manager
    • Linux
    • Minimalistic
    • Desktop Environment
    • Window organizer
    • Snap windows
    • Toggle
    • Wayland support
    • Windows Explorer integration
    • Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
    • Mod Keys
    • Mouse tracking
    • Multi Column View
    • Support for Multiple Monitors
    • Rust

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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