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Hibernate vs DBFlow: What are the differences?

Hibernate: Idiomatic persistence for Java and relational databases. Hibernate is a suite of open source projects around domain models. The flagship project is Hibernate ORM, the Object Relational Mapper; DBFlow: *Simple ORM android database library *. It is fast, efficient, and feature-rich Kotlin database library built on SQLite for Android. It utilizes annotation processing to generate SQLite boilerplate for you and provides a powerful SQLite query language that makes using SQLite a joy.

Hibernate and DBFlow can be categorized as "Object Relational Mapper (ORM)" tools.

DBFlow is an open source tool with 4.67K GitHub stars and 597 GitHub forks. Here's a link to DBFlow's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of DBFlow
Pros of Hibernate
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    SQLite
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    Easy to use
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    Open Source
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    Easy ORM
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    Easy transaction definition
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    Is integrated with spring jpa

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Cons of DBFlow
Cons of Hibernate
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    Doesn't support anything other than SQLite
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    Can't control proxy associations when entity graph used

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What is DBFlow?

It is fast, efficient, and feature-rich Kotlin database library built on SQLite for Android. It utilizes annotation processing to generate SQLite boilerplate for you and provides a powerful SQLite query language that makes using SQLite a joy.

What is Hibernate?

Hibernate is a suite of open source projects around domain models. The flagship project is Hibernate ORM, the Object Relational Mapper.

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