r2: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v2.0.1(about 6 years ago)

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R2 is a versatile and feature-rich HTTP client library for Node.js and browsers. It provides a simple and intuitive API for making HTTP requests, handling responses, and working with data. R2 supports various features like streaming requests and responses, automatic decompression, and request/response interception. It also offers built-in support for promises and async/await syntax, making it easy to work with asynchronous operations.

Compared to other popular HTTP client libraries like Axios and node-fetch, R2 stands out for its lightweight footprint and efficient performance. It is actively maintained and regularly updated with new features and improvements, making it a reliable choice for handling HTTP requests in your projects.

Alternatives:
axios+
node-fetch+
got+
ky+
superagent+
bent+
isomorphic-fetch+
make-fetch-happen+
undici+
needle+

Tags: httpclientnode.jsbrowserrequests