RxAndroid VS Fresco

Compare RxAndroid vs Fresco and see what are their differences.


RxJava bindings for Android (by ReactiveX)


An Android library for managing images and the memory they use. (by facebook)
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RxAndroid Fresco
2 1
19,555 16,704
0.1% 0.1%
3.4 9.3
3 months ago 6 days ago
Java Java
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of RxAndroid. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2020-12-30.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Fresco. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2020-12-30.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing RxAndroid and Fresco you can also consider the following projects:

glide - An image loading and caching library for Android focused on smooth scrolling

Coil - Image loading for Android backed by Kotlin Coroutines.

EventBus - Event bus for Android and Java that simplifies communication between Activities, Fragments, Threads, Services, etc. Less code, better quality.

RxJava - RxJava – Reactive Extensions for the JVM – a library for composing asynchronous and event-based programs using observable sequences for the Java VM.

glide-transformations - An Android transformation library providing a variety of image transformations for Glide.

ion - Android Asynchronous Networking and Image Loading

Picasso - A powerful image downloading and caching library for Android

Glide Bitmap Pool - Glide Bitmap Pool is a memory management library for reusing the bitmap memory

Android-Universal-Image-Loader - Powerful and flexible library for loading, caching and displaying images on Android.

MediaPicker - Media Picker is an Android Libary that lets you to select multiple images or video

AndroidImageLoader - Andorid library that loads images asynchronously into cache using a thread pool

webimageloader - Library to handle asynchronous image loading on Android.