DNWebSocket VS Socket.IO

Compare DNWebSocket vs Socket.IO and see what are their differences.


WebSocket(RFC-6455) library written using Swift (by GlebRadchenko)
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DNWebSocket Socket.IO
0 4
36 4,773
- 0.6%
0.0 1.8
about 3 years ago 29 days ago
Swift Swift
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of DNWebSocket. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning DNWebSocket yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Socket.IO. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-21.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing DNWebSocket and Socket.IO you can also consider the following projects:

Starscream - Websockets in swift for iOS and OSX

Alamofire - Elegant HTTP Networking in Swift


SwiftSocket - The easy way to use sockets on Apple platforms

Moya - Network abstraction layer written in Swift.

BlueSocket - Socket framework for Swift using the Swift Package Manager. Works on iOS, macOS, and Linux.


Socks - πŸ”Œ Non-blocking TCP socket layer, with event-driven server and client.

WebSocket - WebSocket implementation for use by Client and Server

Swift-ActionCableClient - ActionCable is a new WebSocket server being released with Rails 5 which makes it easy to add real-time features to your app. This Swift client makes it dead-simple to connect with that server, abstracting away everything except what you need to get going.

SocketIO-Kit - Socket.io iOS and OSX Client compatible with v1.0 and later

BlueSSLService - SSL/TLS Add-in for BlueSocket using Secure Transport and OpenSSL