Objects in GraphQL represent the resources that you can access.
Objects can contain a list of fields, which are specifically typed.
For example, the
Product object has a field called
handle, which is a
For more information, see the GraphQL spec.
The Storefront API uses a set of root nodes that can be queried directly, listed below.
|Checkout||Represents an object used to manage a user’s Cart as it transitions to a paid order.|
|Collection||Represents a grouping of products that a shop owner can create to organize them or make their shops easier to browse.|
|Mailing Address||The mailing address of the customer.|
|Order||A customer's completed request to purchase one or more products from a shop.|
|Payment||Represents a payment amount applied to a checkout.|
|Product||Represents an individual item for sale in a Shopify store.|
|Product Options||Custom product property names.|
|Product Variant||Represents a different version of a product, such as differing sizes or differing colors.|
In the Storefront API, root nodes such as a Checkout can be queried for and the connections with other objects can be specified using connections. Using connections provides a way to get all of the nodes that are connected to another node in a specific way.
Collections is a root node in the Storefront API that implements the
Node interface. It can be queried for using the
products connection. A
products connection includes an argument specifying to only return the first five related products. The
node block specifies that the
handle should be returned for each product.