What Is The Difference Between utf8mb4_unicode_ci And utf8mb4_general_ci collations? Choose One For Asian Languages With Particular Characters (Doc ID 2230559.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Discuss the difference between utf8mb4_unicode_ci and utf8mb4_general_ci collations.

Answer the question about which one we should use if we store lots of Asian Languages special characters?
 

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