kotlinx.serialization VS kotlin-json

Compare kotlinx.serialization vs kotlin-json and see what are their differences.


Kotlin multiplatform / multi-format serialization (by Kotlin)


A JavaScript Object Notation library for Kotlin JVM. (by Shengaero)
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kotlinx.serialization kotlin-json
29 0
3,507 6
2.3% -
8.7 0.0
5 days ago over 3 years ago
Kotlin Kotlin
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of kotlinx.serialization. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-29.


Posts with mentions or reviews of kotlin-json. 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 kotlinx.serialization and kotlin-json you can also consider the following projects:

Moshi - A modern JSON library for Kotlin and Java.

klaxon - A JSON parser for Kotlin

jackson-module-kotlin - Module that adds support for serialization/deserialization of Kotlin (http://kotlinlang.org) classes and data classes.

spring-native - Spring Native provides beta support for compiling Spring applications to native executables using GraalVM native-image compiler.

kson - Gson TypeAdapter & Factory generator for Kotlin data classes

kotlinx.html - Kotlin DSL for HTML

koin - Koin - a pragmatic lightweight dependency injection framework for Kotlin

fluid-json - A JSON library written in pure Kotlin

ext4klaxon - Type Extensions for Klaxon (Kotlin JSON library)