katex: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v0.16.10(3 months ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are provided via a separate npm package: @types/katexNumber of direct dependencies: 1Monthly npm downloads

KaTeX is a fast and efficient JavaScript library for rendering mathematical expressions on the web. It provides high-quality typesetting of mathematical formulas using TeX syntax while ensuring optimal performance. KaTeX is lightweight and easy to integrate into web applications, making it ideal for displaying complex mathematical equations in a user-friendly manner.

Compared to alternatives like MathJax, KaTeX offers significantly faster rendering speed and smaller bundle size, making it a preferred choice for performance-critical applications. KaTeX is actively maintained with regular updates and improvements, ensuring compatibility with modern web technologies.

Alternatives:
mathjax+
mathjax-full+
typed-math+
math-expression-evaluator+
asciimath2tex+
mathml2latex+
react-mathjax+
mathjax-node+
mathjax-node-page+
better-react-mathjax+

Tags: javascriptmathematicsTeXrenderingperformance