urql: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v4.0.5(2 months ago)

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Urql is a lightweight and versatile GraphQL client for React applications. It aims to provide a faster and simpler way to query GraphQL APIs compared to other more complex solutions. Urql features a minimal API layer, efficient caching, and supports real-time updates with subscriptions. It also provides an extensible environment, allowing you to customize it to fit your specific needs.

When compared to other popular GraphQL clients like Apollo and Relay, Urql is significantly smaller in size and offers a simpler API. This makes it a great choice for small to medium-sized applications where speed and ease of use are important factors. It is also compatible with serverless architectures such as AWS Lambda, making it a great option for deploying to cloud-based environments.

Alternatives: apollo-client, relay, graphql-request

Tags: graphqlclientreactcachingreal-time-updates