Azure Notification Hubs vs REFL.ME: What are the differences?
Developers describe Azure Notification Hubs as "Send push notifications to any platform from any back end". Tutorials, API references, and other documentation show you how to set up and send push notifications from any backend to any mobile device. On the other hand, REFL.ME is detailed as "Messages and notifications without intermediaries via JSON". It is used to show messages and notifications on your mobile device in a simple and user-friendly form. Works without third-party servers.
Azure Notification Hubs and REFL.ME can be categorized as "Mobile Push Messaging" tools.
Some of the features offered by Azure Notification Hubs are:
- Reach all major platforms—iOS, Android, Windows, Kindle, Baidu
- Use any back end, in the cloud or on-premises
- Fast broadcast push to millions of mobile devices with single API call
On the other hand, REFL.ME provides the following key features:
- Direct work with web service
- Working through JSON
- Without registration