Solutions for UI Design

As a designer, technical artist, or developer who needs a UI for their application, you have some decisions to make. Take a look at the lists below to see how well they fit the requirements for your applications and which UI technology we recommend.

If your applications:If your applications:
  • Are prototyped using short cycles.
  • Run on mobile or embedded devices or MCUs.
  • Work on touch screens.
  • Contain animation and graphical effects.
  • Are large standard industry type applications.
  • Run on the desktop only.
  • Look like native Linux, macOS, and Windows applications.
  • Integrate well into the underlying platform.
We recommend using Qt Quick.We recommend using Qt Widgets.

If you're not quite sure, see Comparison of UI Interfaces.

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