What is Realm?
The Realm Mobile Platform is a next-generation data layer for applications. Realm is reactive, concurrent, and lightweight, allowing you to work with live, native objects.
Realm is a tool in the Mobile Database category of a tech stack.
Realm is an open source tool with 13.3K GitHub stars and 1.7K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Realm's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Realm?
37 companies use Realm in their tech stacks, including SocialCops, Patreon, and Wongnai.
5 developers use Realm.
Why developers like Realm?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Realm
- Feels like Home - Realm’s data structures look like the Objects and Arrays of your language, but provide additional features such as: querying, relationships & graphs, thread safety, and more.
- Memory-Efficient - Realm is not built on SQLite. Instead, a custom C++ core is used to provide memory-efficient access to your data by using Realm objects, which usually consume less RAM than native objects.
- F-F-Fast! - Realm offers extraordinary performance compared to SQLite and other persistence solutions.
Realm Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Realm?
Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
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