django-channels VS uvicorn

Compare django-channels vs uvicorn and see what are their differences.


Developer-friendly asynchrony for Django (by django)


An ASGI web server, for Python. 🦄 (by encode)
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django-channels uvicorn
14 55
5,848 7,554
0.7% 2.3%
6.5 8.8
11 days ago 9 days ago
Python Python
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of django-channels. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-15.


Posts with mentions or reviews of uvicorn. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-01-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing django-channels and uvicorn you can also consider the following projects:

daphne - Django Channels HTTP/WebSocket server


hypercorn - Hypercorn is an ASGI and WSGI Server based on Hyper libraries and inspired by Gunicorn.

django-socketio - WebSockets for Django

Flask-SocketIO - Socket.IO integration for Flask applications.

Flask - The Python micro framework for building web applications.

dash - Data Apps & Dashboards for Python. No JavaScript Required.

starlette - The little ASGI framework that shines. 🌟

uvloop - Ultra fast asyncio event loop.

fastapi - FastAPI framework, high performance, easy to learn, fast to code, ready for production

Crossbar - - WAMP application router

websockets - Library for building WebSocket servers and clients in Python