waifu2x VS Magpie

Compare waifu2x vs Magpie and see what are their differences.


Image Super-Resolution for Anime-Style Art (by nagadomi)


An all-purpose window upscaler for Windows 10/11. (by Blinue)
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waifu2x Magpie
403 153
27,031 6,731
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0.0 9.1
10 months ago 6 days ago
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of waifu2x. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-06-09.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Magpie. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-12-08.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing waifu2x and Magpie you can also consider the following projects:

video2x - A lossless video/GIF/image upscaler achieved with waifu2x, Anime4K, SRMD and RealSR. Started in Hack the Valley II, 2018.

Anime4K - A High-Quality Real Time Upscaler for Anime Video

Real-ESRGAN - Real-ESRGAN aims at developing Practical Algorithms for General Image/Video Restoration.

openvr_fsr - Add Image Upscaling via AMD FidelityFX SuperResolution or NVIDIA Image Scaling to SteamVR games

Magpie - English Translation of Magpie

FidelityFX-FSR - FidelityFX Super Resolution

VQGAN-CLIP - Just playing with getting VQGAN+CLIP running locally, rather than having to use colab.

Proton - Compatibility tool for Steam Play based on Wine and additional components

ShaderGlass - Overlay for running GPU shaders on top of Windows desktop

cupscale - Image Upscaling GUI based on ESRGAN

upscayl - 🆙 Upscayl - Free and Open Source AI Image Upscaler for Linux, MacOS and Windows built with Linux-First philosophy.

gamescope - SteamOS session compositing window manager [Moved to: https://github.com/ValveSoftware/gamescope]