LZ4 VS LZHAM

Compare LZ4 vs LZHAM and see what are their differences.

LZ4

Extremely Fast Compression algorithm (by lz4)

LZHAM

Lossless data compression codec with LZMA-like ratios but 1.5x-8x faster decompression speed, C/C++ (by richgel999)
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LZ4 LZHAM
8 0
6,675 602
1.6% -
8.1 0.0
about 1 month ago 16 days ago
C C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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LZ4

Posts with mentions or reviews of LZ4. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-20.

LZHAM

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

We haven't tracked posts mentioning LZHAM yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing LZ4 and LZHAM you can also consider the following projects:

zstd - Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm

brotli - Brotli compression format

Snappy - A fast compressor/decompressor

LZMA - (Unofficial) Git mirror of LZMA SDK releases

ZLib - A massively spiffy yet delicately unobtrusive compression library.

LZFSE - LZFSE compression library and command line tool

zlib-ng - zlib replacement with optimizations for "next generation" systems.

PhysicsFS - PhysFS++ is a C++ wrapper for the PhysicsFS library.

Minizip-ng - Fork of the popular zip manipulation library found in the zlib distribution.

RocksDB - A library that provides an embeddable, persistent key-value store for fast storage.