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Graphene vs GraphQL: What are the differences?

Developers describe Graphene as "GraphQL framework for Python". Graphene is a Python library for building GraphQL schemas/types fast and easily. On the other hand, GraphQL is detailed as "A data query language and runtime". GraphQL is a data query language and runtime designed and used at Facebook to request and deliver data to mobile and web apps since 2012.

Graphene and GraphQL belong to "Query Languages" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Graphene are:

  • Easy to use: Graphene helps you use GraphQL in Python without effort.
  • Relay: Graphene has builtin support for Relay
  • Django: Automatic Django model mapping to Graphene Types. Check a fully working Django implementation

On the other hand, GraphQL provides the following key features:

  • Hierarchical
  • Product-centric
  • Client-specified queries

Graphene and GraphQL are both open source tools. GraphQL with 11.7K GitHub stars and 752 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Graphene with 4.64K GitHub stars and 494 GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, GraphQL has a broader approval, being mentioned in 541 company stacks & 715 developers stacks; compared to Graphene, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.

What is Graphene?

Graphene is a Python library for building GraphQL schemas/types fast and easily.

What is GraphQL?

GraphQL is a data query language and runtime designed and used at Facebook to request and deliver data to mobile and web apps since 2012.
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    What are some alternatives to Graphene and GraphQL?
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    How developers use Graphene and GraphQL
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    jasonmjohnson uses GraphQLGraphQL

    GraphQL will be used as the public API for the data persistence layer. It communicates nicely with all other languages and can provide API responses in the format specified in the request.

    Avatar of Nick De Cooman
    Nick De Cooman uses GraphQLGraphQL

    Applied GraphQL in a side-project I'm currently working on. Using the Apollo GraphQL implementation for both server-side and React client.

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    Hevelop uses GraphQLGraphQL

    From Magento 2.3 GraphQL is provider by a core implementation, this is used to implement PWA frontend.

    Avatar of Told
    Told uses GraphQLGraphQL

    We use GraphQL as our transport standard for all API calls.

    Avatar of Michael Manges
    Michael Manges uses GraphQLGraphQL

    Connecting my Gatsby site to GraphCMS.

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