circe VS spray-json

Compare circe vs spray-json and see what are their differences.

circe

Yet another JSON library for Scala (by circe)

spray-json

A lightweight, clean and simple JSON implementation in Scala (by spray)
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circe spray-json
12 2
2,463 970
0.2% 0.0%
7.8 0.0
3 days ago over 1 year ago
Scala Scala
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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circe

Posts with mentions or reviews of circe. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-20.

spray-json

Posts with mentions or reviews of spray-json. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-03-29.
  • Performance of 12 JSON parsers for Scala
    9 projects | /r/scala | 29 Mar 2021
    I've updated results of benchmarks of 12 JSON parsers for Scala: - AVSystem's scala-commons - Borer - Circe - DSL-JSON - Jackson - jsoniter-scala - Play-JSON, - play-json-jsoniter - Spray-JSON - uPickle - weePickle - zio-json

What are some alternatives?

When comparing circe and spray-json you can also consider the following projects:

json4s - JSON library

play-json

zio-json - Fast, secure JSON library with tight ZIO integration.

jackson-module-scala - Add-on module for Jackson (https://github.com/FasterXML/jackson) to support Scala-specific datatypes

jsoniter-scala - Scala macros for compile-time generation of safe and ultra-fast JSON codecs

argonaut - Purely functional JSON parser and library in scala.

Play JSON - The Play JSON library

jawn - Jawn is for parsing jay-sawn (JSON)