Fresco VS AndroidImageLoader

Compare Fresco vs AndroidImageLoader and see what are their differences.


An Android library for managing images and the memory they use. (by facebook)


Andorid library that loads images asynchronously into cache using a thread pool (by wuman)
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Fresco AndroidImageLoader
2 0
16,740 63
0.2% -
9.4 0.0
2 days ago about 8 years ago
Java Java
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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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 2022-01-07.


Posts with mentions or reviews of AndroidImageLoader. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Fresco and AndroidImageLoader 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.

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

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

Picasso - A powerful image downloading and caching library for Android

ion - Android Asynchronous Networking and Image Loading

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

webimageloader - Library to handle asynchronous image loading on Android.