Swiper - is the free and most modern mobile touch slider with hardware accelerated transitions and amazing native behavior. It is intended to be used in mobile websites, mobile web apps, and mobile native/hybrid apps. Designed mostly for iOS, but also works great on latest Android, Windows Phone 8 and modern Desktop browsers
Swiper is not compatible with all platforms, it is a modern touch slider which is focused only on modern apps/platforms to bring the best experience and simplicity.
By defaut Swiper provides 1:1 touch movement interraction, but this ratio could be configured through Swiper settings
Swiper has option to enable Mutation Observer, with this feature Swiper will be automatically reinitilized and recalculate all required parameters if you make dynamic changes in DOM, or in Swiper styles itself
Swiper comes with very rich API. It allows to create your own pagination, navigation buttons, create parallax effects and many more
Swiper is the only slider that provides 100% RTL support with correct layout
Swiper allows to have multiple row slides layout, with few slides per column
There are 3 new transition effects in addition to ususal Slide: Fade, 3D Cube and 3D Coverflow
Now Swiper may be used as controller for any number of other Swipers, and even be controlled at the same time
Swiper comes with all required built-in navigation elements, such are Pagination, Navigation arrows and Scrollbar
Swiper uses modern flexbox layout for slides layout, this solves a lot of problems and time with size caclulations. Such layout also allows to configure Slides grid using pure CSS
Swiper has a lot of parameters on initialization to make it as much flexible as possible. You can control slides per view, per column, per group, space between slides, and many more
Swiper supports modern parallax transition effects that can be used on any element inside of Swiper: on images, on text blocks, on headings, on backgrounds, etc.
Swiper Lazy Loading delays loading of images in none active/visible slides until user swipes to them. Such feature could make the page load faster and improve Swiper performance
Swiper 4 comes with new Virtual Slides features which is great when you have a lot of slides or heavy-content (or heavy-images) slides so it will keep just required amount of slides in DOM
All Swiper 2 well-known features are also here: Responsive, Scroll prevention, Resistant bounds, Autoplay, Loop mode, Nested Swipers