Comparison of external NodeJS http libraries by their size

I have used “cost of modules” to understand more about the package sizes and also added the GitHub stars to indicate the popularity of the subject (which can change of course),

  • Request [4.67 MB] * 16,946
  • SuperAgent [1.13 MB] * 11,380
  • Axios [0.36 MB] * 27,214
  • Got [0.16 MB] * 1,949
  • R2 [?] * 3,837 so farĀ Got [0.16 MB]

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