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A cross-platform, GPU-accelerated terminal emulator
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What is Alacritty?

It is the fastest terminal emulator in existence. Using the GPU for rendering enables optimizations that simply aren't possible without it. It currently supports macOS, Linux, BSD, and Windows.
Alacritty is a tool in the Terminal Emulators category of a tech stack.
Alacritty is an open source tool with 48.6K GitHub stars and 2.8K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Alacritty's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Alacritty?

24 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Alacritty.

Alacritty Integrations

Pros of Alacritty

Alacritty's Features

  • Vi Mode
  • Motion
  • Selection
  • Opening URLs

Alacritty Alternatives & Comparisons

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