Socks VS WebSocket

Compare Socks vs WebSocket and see what are their differences.

Socks

🔌 Non-blocking TCP socket layer, with event-driven server and client. (by vapor-community)

WebSocket

WebSocket implementation for use by Client and Server (by ZewoGraveyard)
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Socks WebSocket
0 0
574 63
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0.0 0.0
over 5 years ago almost 7 years ago
Swift Swift
MIT License MIT License
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Socks

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

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

WebSocket

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

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

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Socks and WebSocket you can also consider the following projects:

Alamofire - Elegant HTTP Networking in Swift

Starscream - Websockets in swift for iOS and OSX

Socket.IO

BlueSocket - Socket framework for Swift using the Swift Package Manager. Works on iOS, macOS, and Linux.

SwiftSocket - The easy way to use sockets on Apple platforms

SocketRocket

SwiftWebSocket

DNWebSocket - WebSocket(RFC-6455) library written using Swift