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GraphQL vs Unstated: What are the differences?

What is GraphQL? 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.

What is Unstated? State so simple, it goes without saying. State so simple, it goes without saying.

GraphQL and Unstated are primarily classified as "Query Languages" and "State Management Library" tools respectively.

GraphQL is an open source tool with 11.7K GitHub stars and 753 GitHub forks. Here's a link to GraphQL's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of GraphQL
Pros of Unstated
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    Schemas defined by the requests made by the user
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    Will replace RESTful interfaces
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    The future of API's
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    The future of databases
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    Self-documenting
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    Get many resources in a single request
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    Ask for what you need, get exactly that
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    Query Language
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    Evolve your API without versions
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    Fetch different resources in one request
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    Type system
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    GraphiQL
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    Ease of client creation
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    Easy setup
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    Good for apps that query at build time. (SSR/Gatsby)
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    Backed by Facebook
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    Easy to learn
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    "Open" document
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    Better versioning
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    Standard
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    1. Describe your data
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    Fast prototyping
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    All redux feauters + simple
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    Simple

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Cons of GraphQL
Cons of Unstated
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    Hard to migrate from GraphQL to another technology
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    More code to type.
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    Works just like any other API at runtime
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    Takes longer to build compared to schemaless.
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    None

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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.

What is Unstated?

State so simple, it goes without saying

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