Difference between java swing and JavaFX
As you know, both Java Swing and JavaFX are for developing GUI applications, but here the question is which one is better and why? As Oracle introduces the JavaFX over Java swing as the future of GUIs. Oracle introduces JavaFX because there are lots of new things become in the world of technology and Java swing doesnât support them or not recommended for lots of features. So Java decided to introduce a new language or we can see a toolkit which is known as JavaFX.
Now, JavaFX has lots of features which are not available in Java swing. JavaFX makes it easier for developing the rich client applications with cool appearance and designing features.
It includes lots of features over Java swing:
Let’s we start it point by point
Other JavaFX features :
- It support webview.
- It can be embedded in swing application.
- JavaFX has properties and binding.
- Scene builder by which you can drag and drop components for designing.