What is Retrofit?
Retrofit turns your HTTP API into a Java interface
Retrofit is a tool in the API Tools category of a tech stack.
Retrofit is an open source tool with 35K GitHub stars and 6.4K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Retrofit's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Retrofit?
40 companies reportedly use Retrofit in their tech stacks, including Square, Android, and Robinhood.
38 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Retrofit.
Why developers like Retrofit?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Retrofit
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- URL parameter replacement and query parameter support
- Object conversion to request body (e.g., JSON, protocol buffers)
- Multipart request body and file upload
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