In my new project I am very confused between which ORMs to use. Our database queries are very complex. We are mainly stuck between Dapper and EF 5. I know dapper has performance benefit and i think EF has its maintenance and code generation benefit.
Believe me I search a lot to find the main criteria to make a choice , and a good comparison between this two but not find a satisfactory answer.
So which things i have to keep in mind while dealing with this.
It's worth having a look at this
Blog Post, but ultimately, the criteria is set by you. You need to decide whether
or whatever else you're looking for and then prioritize the list based on, what's more important. Then use this list to compile your research.