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This project is a quick benchmark of JSON libraries for iOS. I did this project because sometimes I've been questioned about which one is the best library for JSON deserialization/serialization so I decided to create a quick project to test all of them with different scenarios.

I used the following libraries:

I also created a post in my blog about it. Please feel free to add comments, suggestion and criticism to help me improving this basic project.

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100 Records with a Repeated Structure

1000 Records with Random Structure


The code not related to external libraries is free for any kind of use.
All the tested libraries and MBProgressHUD have their own license, please check it before you use one library in your project(s).


Thanks to johnezang for adding extra parsing methods for JSONKit. Thanks to stig for adding extra parsing methods for SBJson.

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