LZHAM VS zstd

Compare LZHAM vs zstd 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)

zstd

Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm (by facebook)
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LZHAM zstd
0 34
602 16,171
- 2.0%
0.0 9.7
15 days ago 6 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.

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 2021-12-20.

What are some alternatives?

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

Snappy - A fast compressor/decompressor

LZ4 - Extremely Fast Compression algorithm

LZMA - (Unofficial) Git mirror of LZMA SDK releases

ZLib - A massively spiffy yet delicately unobtrusive compression library.

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

brotli - Brotli compression format

LZFSE - LZFSE compression library and command line tool

zfs - OpenZFS on Linux and FreeBSD

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

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