pgx VS sqlx

Compare pgx vs sqlx and see what are their differences.

pgx

PostgreSQL driver and toolkit for Go (by jackc)

sqlx

general purpose extensions to golang's database/sql (by jmoiron)
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pgx sqlx
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6,581 13,195
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6.5 0.0
10 days ago 10 days ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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pgx

Posts with mentions or reviews of pgx. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-12-18.

sqlx

Posts with mentions or reviews of sqlx. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-17.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing pgx and sqlx you can also consider the following projects:

sqlc - Generate type-safe code from SQL

pq - Pure Go Postgres driver for database/sql

GORM - The fantastic ORM library for Golang, aims to be developer friendly

gomock - GoMock is a mocking framework for the Go programming language.

Squirrel - Fluent SQL generation for golang

go-sql-driver/mysql - Go MySQL Driver is a MySQL driver for Go's (golang) database/sql package

SQLBoiler - Generate a Go ORM tailored to your database schema.

migrate - Database migrations. CLI and Golang library.

goqu - SQL builder and query library for golang