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Table 7 Decompression speed of evaluated tools

From: MZPAQ: a FASTQ data compression tool

Dataset SRR554369 SRR327342 MH0001 SRR1284073 SRR870667 ERR174310
Gzip 152 110.89 144.62 145.44 48.09 46.84
Bzip2 35.08 32.07 33.57 22.96 24.48 22.03
LZMA 76 55.44 62.67 46.75 35.47 33.77
Leon 16.29 18.39 27.65 8.5 13.12 9.26
SCALCE 25.33 31.55 27.24 N/A 22.3 19.12
Slimfastq 24 24.72 20.89 N/A 20.58 17.25
LFQC 0.8 1.04 1.11 0.68 N/A N/A
MZPAQ 0.91 1.07 1.29 0.82 0.97 0.99
  1. N/A refers to unsuccessful compression
  2. The values in bold typeface represent the best performance