LZFSE VS zstd

Compare LZFSE vs zstd and see what are their differences.

LZFSE

LZFSE compression library and command line tool (by lzfse)

zstd

Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm (by facebook)
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LZFSE zstd
1 54
1,672 16,909
0.6% 1.5%
0.0 9.6
19 days ago about 6 hours ago
C C
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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LZFSE

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

zstd

Posts with mentions or reviews of zstd. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing LZFSE and zstd you can also consider the following projects:

LZ4 - Extremely Fast Compression algorithm

Snappy - A fast compressor/decompressor

LZMA - (Unofficial) Git mirror of LZMA SDK releases

7-Zip-zstd - 7-Zip with support for Brotli, Fast-LZMA2, Lizard, LZ4, LZ5 and Zstandard

ZLib - A massively spiffy yet delicately unobtrusive compression library.

brotli - Brotli compression format

zfs - OpenZFS on Linux and FreeBSD

LZHAM - Lossless data compression codec with LZMA-like ratios but 1.5x-8x faster decompression speed, C/C++

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

rsync - An open source utility that provides fast incremental file transfer. It also has useful features for backup and restore operations among many other use cases.

zlib - Cloudflare fork of zlib with massive performance improvements