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Introducing Qt 5

The Qt Project is proud to announce the final release of Qt 5. It is the latest version of the Qt C++ UI framework and the foundation for a new way of developing applications, where Qt Quick is in the center of Qt. Qt 5 continues to offer all of the power of native Qt C++ enabling highly sophisticated user experiences, offering applications the full capabilities of OpenGL/OpenGL ES graphics acceleration. Read Lars Knoll’s blog here.

Amazing graphic capabilities and performance,
Developer productivity and flexibility
Cross-platform portability
Open development and open governance


Release content

The Qt 5 release includes the following modules:

  • Essentials :Qt Core, Qt GUI, Qt Multimedia, Qt Network, Qt Qml, Qt Quick, Qt SQL, Qt Test, Qt WebKit, Qt WebKit Widgets, Qt Widgets.
  • Add-ons : Qt D-Bus, Qt Graphical Effects, Qt Image Formats, Qt OpenGL, Qt Print Support, Qt Declarative, Qt Script, Qt Script Tools, Qt SVG, Qt XMLand Qt XML Patterns.

Future releases might include more modules. See the full lists of modules available at Qt Essentials Modules and Qt Add-ons Modules .
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