chromium VS V8

Compare chromium vs V8 and see what are their differences.

chromium

The official GitHub mirror of the Chromium source (by chromium)
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chromium V8
73 31
10,941 18,673
2.4% 0.8%
10.0 6.7
3 days ago 4 months ago
C++
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

chromium

Posts with mentions or reviews of chromium. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-29.

V8

Posts with mentions or reviews of V8. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-18.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing chromium and V8 you can also consider the following projects:

Duktape - Duktape - embeddable Javascript engine with a focus on portability and compact footprint

ungoogled-chromium - Google Chromium, sans integration with Google

brave-browser - Next generation Brave browser for Android, Linux, macOS, Windows.

ChakraCore - ChakraCore is an open source Javascript engine with a C API. [Moved to: https://github.com/chakra-core/ChakraCore]

Lua - Lua is a powerful, efficient, lightweight, embeddable scripting language. It supports procedural programming, object-oriented programming, functional programming, data-driven programming, and data description.

bromite - Bromite a Chromium fork with ad blocking and privacy enhancements; take back your browser!

WebKit - Official git mirror of the WebKit repository, https://svn.webkit.org/repository/webkit, future canonical repository.

ChaiScript - Embedded Scripting Language Designed for C++

termux-packages - A build system and primary set of packages for Termux.

iceraven-browser - Iceraven Browser

V7 - Embedded JavaScript engine for C/C++

brave-core - Core engine for the Brave browser for Android, Linux, macOS, Windows. For issues https://github.com/brave/brave-browser/issues