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Last updated: September 19, 2018

Data serialization libraries

Data serialization libraries are used in apps for parsing and packaging data in different formats like JSON and XML for storage and communication.

This overview of data serialization SDKs for Android provides you with the most-used and well-known libraries used in many different apps, including SDKs like Google gson, Google protocol buffers, FasterXML Jackson, Jackson JSON Processor and JSON.simple.

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Gson is a Java library that can be used to convert Java Objects into their JSON representation. It …
20.14% of apps
39.29% of installs
Successor of the codehaus jackson json parser
3.61% of apps
9.70% of installs
Protocol Buffers are a way of encoding structured data in an efficient yet extensible format. Googl…
0.79% of apps
9.24% of installs
Protocol Buffers are a way of encoding structured data in an efficient yet extensible format. JavaN…
0.49% of apps
5.52% of installs
High-performance JSON processor (JSON parser + JSON generator) written in Java. Beyond basic JSON r…
0.60% of apps
4.31% of installs
JSON.simple is a simple Java toolkit for JSON. You can use JSON.simple to encode or decode JSON tex…
1.35% of apps
4.12% of installs
Simple is a high performance XML serialization and configuration framework for Java.
1.51% of apps
2.12% of installs
Currently there are two code types of code generation for protobuf: the normal version and the lite…
0.17% of apps
1.35% of installs
XML Pull Parser is an interface that defines parsing functionlity provided in XMLPULL V1 API
1.42% of apps
1.01% of installs
Fast, efficient Java serialization and cloning.
0.34% of apps
0.86% of installs
Screaming fast JSON parsing and serialization library for Android.
0.33% of apps
0.77% of installs
A modern JSON library for Android and Java.
0.26% of apps
0.76% of installs
kXML is a small XML pull parser, specially designed for constrained environments such as Applets, P…
1.07% of apps
0.51% of installs
MessagePack is an efficient binary serialization format.
0.11% of apps
0.44% of installs
The ksoap2-android project provides a lightweight and efficient SOAP client library for the Android…
0.86% of apps
0.33% of installs
JDOM provides a way to represent XML documents for easy and efficient reading, manipulation, and wr…
0.21% of apps
0.28% of installs
HtmlCleaner is open-source HTML parser written in Java that cleans up ill-formed html, as encounter…
0.22% of apps
0.16% of installs
dom4j is an open-source library for working with XML, XPath and XSLT on the Java platform using the…
0.11% of apps
0.15% of installs
Jettison is a collection of Java APIs (like STaX and DOM) which read and write JSON. This allows ne…
0.01% of apps
0.00% of installs