LZHAM VS Snappy

Compare LZHAM vs Snappy and see what are their differences.

LZHAM

Lossless data compression codec with LZMA-like ratios but 1.5x-8x faster decompression speed, C/C++ (by richgel999)

Snappy

A fast compressor/decompressor (by google)
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LZHAM Snappy
0 2
604 5,056
- 1.3%
0.0 5.6
21 days ago 7 days ago
C++ C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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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.

Snappy

Posts with mentions or reviews of Snappy. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-07-29.

What are some alternatives?

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

zstd - Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm

brotli - Brotli compression format

LZ4 - Extremely Fast Compression algorithm

ZLib - A massively spiffy yet delicately unobtrusive compression library.

LZMA - (Unofficial) Git mirror of LZMA SDK releases

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

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

xxHash - Extremely fast non-cryptographic hash algorithm