daphne VS uvicorn

Compare daphne vs uvicorn and see what are their differences.


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daphne uvicorn
6 46
2,034 6,608
1.6% 1.9%
8.0 7.1
about 1 month ago 4 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 daphne. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-06-03.


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 2023-02-03.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing daphne and uvicorn you can also consider the following projects:


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

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

mkcert - A simple zero-config tool to make locally trusted development certificates with any names you'd like.

sentry-asgi - Sentry integration for ASGI frameworks.

strawberry - A GraphQL library for Python that leverages type annotations 🍓

robyn - A High-Performance, Community-Driven, and Innovator Friendly Web Framework with a Rust runtime.