Ultimate Command Line Compressors




The test files: 11 files of the Canterbury Corpus.
MD5-Hashes: MD5 format
Total size: 2.810.784 Bytes
Compression method: each file compressed to a separate archive, using the same parameters.

Name of
compression program
Last tested
version
Parameters that produce
the best (=smallest) result
Size
(Bytes)
Gain/loss compared with
previously tested versions (incremental)
PAQ + Dict 8i -7 296.433 8h 1 8g 1.196 8e 7.041
WinRK (PWCM) + Dict 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile PWCM-ms800-lom512 312.679 3.0 build 2 beta 4.325 2.1 build 6 736 2.1 build 4 beta 1
DURILCA + Dict 0.5 -m800 -o128 -t2 318.435 0.4b 2.609 0.4a 2.149 0.4 1.397
PAQ 8p -7 326.001 8o8 9 8l 2 8k 2.601
WinRK (FPW1) + Dict 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW1-ms800-lom512 327.619 3.0 build 2 beta 7.200 2.1 build 6 5.275 2.1 build 4 beta 1
LibMComp (PWCM) 2.3 -mx -M800m 328.224            
WinRK (PWCM) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile PWCM-ms800-lom512-utdno 328.857 3.0 build 2 beta 3.190        
WinRK (FPW2) + Dict 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW2-ms800-lom512 332.514            
DURILCA 0.5 -m800 -o128 -t2(30) 341.736 0.4b 2.627        
WinRK (FPW1) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW1-ms800-lom512-utdno 346.786 3.0 build 2 beta 4.715        
UDA 0.301   346.820 0.284 10.262 0.283 32    
LibMComp (FPW1) 2.3 -mfpw1 -M800m 346.847            
Emilcont 0.3Alpha -6 347.672 0.2xx 2.351 0.2 1.709 0.1 7.050
Slim! 0.23d -m800 -o256 348.860 0.22 2.388        
LibMComp (FPW2) 2.3 -mfpw2 -M800m 350.341            
NanoZip + Dict 0.06 alpha -cc -m800m -nm -forcemem 350.393            
WinRK (FPW3) + Dict 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW3-ms800-lom512 350.469            
WinRK (FPW2) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW2-ms800-lom512-utdno 350.900            
EPM r9 -m800 355.893            
Monstrous PPMII variant J -m800 -o128 356.884 variant I 30.166        
StuffIt 9.0 -m=6 -l=100 -x=25 -o 367.005            
WinRK (FPW3) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW3-ms800-lom512-utdno 367.218            
LibMComp (FPW3) 2.3 -mfpw3 -M800m 367.406            
UHARC (PPM) 0.6b -mx -md32768 367.880 0.5 1.099 0.4 10.166    
WinRK (PPMZ) + Dict 3.0 build 2 beta -set profile PPMZ-ms800-lom512 373.335 2.1 build 6 -35.859 2.0 build 5 430 2.0 build 1 172
LPAQ 8 8 374.771 7 -210 6 862    
RK 1.04.1 -mx3 -M256 378.100            
RKC (PPMZ) 1.02 -M800m -mxx -o256 380.746            
WinRK (ROLZ3) + Dict 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile ROLZ3-ms800-lom512-PPMd 381.416            
PAQ9 a -8 382.127            
SBC 0.970 rev 2 -m3 -b63 -ad 382.869            
RKC (PPMD) 1.02 -M800m -mx -o256 383.694            
WinRK (PPMD) + Dict 3.0 build 2 beta -set profile PPMD-ms800-lom512 384.092 2.1 build 6 -43.256 2.0 build 5 -147 2.0 build 1 128
DC 0.99.307b -b16300 -fd 388.188            
WinRK (ROLZ2) + Dict 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile ROLZ2-ms800-lom512-PPMd 390.820 3.0 build 2 beta 682 2.0 build 5 -3.006 1.00 build 6 24
CTXf 0.75 pre-beta 1 -me 397.077            
WinRK (ROLZ3) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile ROLZ3-ms800-lom512-PPMd-utdno 398.303            
ASH cm-04 sse-9A9 /m800 /o1024 /s255 401.977            
Ocamyd 1.66.final -s0 -m8 402.025 1.66.rc3 1.928 1.65.final 5.393 1.65.dev25 -9
WinRK (FPW4) + Dict 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW4-ms800-lom512 403.371            
WinRK (ROLZ2) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile ROLZ2-ms800-lom512-PPMd-utdno 407.707 3.0 build 2 beta 400        
RAR (PPM) 3.70 beta 5 -m5 -mdg -mc16:128t+ 413.649 3.60 beta 1 -138 3.51 4    
Squeez 5.0 -ux -uxx9 -ppm1 -ppmm800 -ppmo21 415.050            
ZZIP 0.36c -15m -mx 420.358            
WinRK (FPW4) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW4-ms800-lom512-utdno 429.141            
CCM 1.30 x 6 430.465 1.26b -3.703 1.21 4.735 1.20f 388
LibMComp (FPW4) 2.3 -mfpw4 -M800m 430.500            
Pimple 1.43 beta -extreme 434.102 1.42 beta -280 1.0b10c 50.003 1.0testbed 16.722
TC 5.2dev2   434.997            
DGCA 1.10   437.120            
Quark 0.95r -l8 438.298 0.93 4.138        
777 0.04b1 -mg -md1024 -mu32 442.064            
RKC (ROLZ) 1.02 -mf -T32768 445.906            
LibMComp (ROLZ3) 2.3 -mf3x -M800m 451.859            
LibMComp (ROLZ2) 2.3 -mfx -M800m 461.080            
BBB 1 k512 462.174            
UFA 0.04b1 -mg -md1024 -mu32 -mx 463.401            
UHBC 1.0 -b128m -m3 465.086            
DURILCA'light + Dict 0.5 -m800 -o128 -t1(9,(0-2)) 474.623 0.4b 17.789        
BA 1.01b -50 -p -r 480.978            
UHARC (ALZ) 0.6b -m3 -md32768 481.189 0.5 11.968 0.4 22 0.2 26.211
7-Zip (LZMA) 4.45 alpha 1 -t7z -mx9 -m0=LZMA:fb273:lc2:pb0:mc1000 488.305 4.41 beta -8 4.33 beta 135 4.32 -570
OpenDark A -b512k 490.029            
BSSC 0.95 alpha -b16383 -z -f 490.128 0.93 alpha 5.056        
Bee 0.7.9 build 0316 -m3 -d8 490.851 0.7.7.b -207        
M99 2.1 -m 128m 492.647 1.0 21.870        
Small PPMII 1024KB variant J -o5 494.860 variant I 4.672        
GRZipII 0.2.4 -b8m -m1 -L16 -M2 -S 497.386            
PPMVC 1.2 -m256 -o5 497.956            
DURILCA'light 0.5 -m800 -o128 -t1(9,(0-2(30))) 498.799 0.4b 14.932        
YBS 0.03f -m16m 498.914            
Fast PPMII variant J rev 1 -m256 -o5 499.418 variant I 5.429        
CTW 0.1 -n16M -d11 504.215            
7-Zip (PPMd) 4.45 alpha 1 -t7z -m0=PPMd:mem800m:o5 507.122            
WinZip (PPMd) 10.0 -ep 507.453            
ACE 2.04 -m5 -d4096 511.156            
DST 0.9b -mm -4 511.254            
CMM 2007-09-18   513.142            
RKIVE 1.92b1 -mt3 513.388            
RAR (LZ77) 3.70 beta 5 -m5 -mdg -mct- 514.412 3.60 beta 1 -211 3.51 -15    
Szip 1.12 -b41 -o10 515.022            
BMA 1.33 beta -m512k -z50 -a 516.053 1.32 beta 55 1.31 beta 7.109 1.30 beta -4.532
PPMZ 9.1 -b 521.427            
ABC 2.4   521.564            
CABARC 1.00.0601 -m LZX:20 522.015            
BIX 1.00b7 -mdg -m1 525.378            
Bzip 0.21 -9 525.978            
QLFC 6.6W 524288 529.810            
7-Zip (BZip2) 4.45 alpha 1 -tBZip2 -mx9 -mpass10 531.055 4.41 beta 378        
BWTZIP   16777216 532.811            
BOA 0.58b -m15 533.103            
BWC 0.99d -m 536.199            
LZPXJ 1.2h 8 537.408 1.2g 11.695 1.1b 44.984 1.1a 1.937
LZPM 0.11 9 538.950            
Bzip2 1.0.3 -9 542.710            
DACT 0.8.40 -b 16777216 543.585            
WinZip (bzip2) 10.0 -eb 543.980            
IMP (BWT) 1.12 -2 549.481            
Rzip 2.0 -9 549.572            
Lz2a 02-04-2005 -Sd 1048576 -Cb 17 550.260            
Chile 0.5 -b=2048 551.810 0.3d 2.706        
PPMZ2 0.81   552.186            
HA 0.999b 12 557.485            
UHARC (LZP) 0.6b -mz -md32768 558.383            
ACB 2.00c u 558.533 0.4 4.757        
QC 050 -8 559.605            
PPMY 2.02(3c+sse) /m800 /o1024 579.751            
Quad 1.10 x 599.176 1.09 1.151 1.07BETA 2.425 1.02a 17.888
QazaR 0.0pre5 -d9 -x2 -l7 607.321 0.0pre4d 14.334 0.0pre4c 10.880 0.0pre4b 2.431
IMP (LZ77) 1.12 -1 -m3 609.234            
BAR 1.1.2   624.165            
JAR 1.02 -m4 627.540            
Hook 0.8d 800 2 0 635.281 0.8c 88 0.8b -9    
SR 3   636.152            
7-Zip (ZIP-Deflate64) 4.45 alpha 1 -tzip -mm=Deflate64 -mfb=257 -mpass=15 -mmc=10000 655.673 4.41 beta 19 4.33 beta 325 4.32 1.663
KZIP (Deflate) 11-10-2006 /b512 672.722 23-11-2005 846 02-08-2005 2    
7-Zip (ZIP-Deflate) 4.45 alpha 1 -tzip -mm=Deflate -mfb=258 -mpass=15 -mmc=1000 672.778 4.41 beta 40 4.33 beta 293 4.32 1.515
HIT 2.10 -x 712.104            
WinZip (Deflate64) 10.0 -ee 722.381            
QuArk 1.0b   724.239            
PKZIP (Deflate) 2.5 -max 724.842            
Dzip 2.9 -9 728.411            
LHA32 2.67.00   728.717            
Gzip 1.3.5 -9 730.625            
WinZip (Deflate) 10.0 -ex 732.005            
ARJ32 3.14 -jm -jh8192 733.683            
JCALG1 r5.32 9 755.794            
Zoo 2.1 h 762.162            
ALZip 6.03 beta   786.734            
THOR 0.9a x 817.852 0.6a 52.348        
Coder 1.1 67108864 -erwa 890.323            
Lzop 1.02rc1 -9 929.310            
QuickLZ 1.20   1.255.556