Cloudinary vs imgix vs Kraken.io

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Cloudinary

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imgix

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+ 1
154
Kraken.io

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Pros of Cloudinary
Pros of imgix
Pros of Kraken.io
  • 38
    Easy setup
  • 30
    Fast image delivery
  • 26
    Vast array of image manipulation capabilities
  • 20
    Free tier
  • 11
    Heroku add-on
  • 9
    Reduce development costs
  • 7
    Amazing support
  • 6
    Great libraries for all languages
  • 6
    Heroku plugin
  • 6
    Virtually limitless scale
  • 5
    Easy to integrate with Rails
  • 4
    Cheap
  • 3
    Shot setup time
  • 3
    Very easy setup
  • 2
    Solves alot of image problems.
  • 1
    Best in the market and includes free plan
  • 1
    Extremely generous free pricing tier
  • 0
    Fast image delivery, vast array
  • 26
    Image processing on demand
  • 23
    Easy setup
  • 17
    Reduce Development Costs
  • 16
    Smart Cropping
  • 14
    Efficient
  • 11
    Insanely Fast
  • 10
    Filters, resizing, blur and more as url parameters
  • 9
    Easy to understand pricing
  • 8
    Professional Features and Options
  • 5
    Excellent Face Detection
  • 5
    Lightyears better than ImageMagick
  • 4
    S3 as source
  • 3
    Scales to your company's needs
  • 3
    Great for Dynamic Compositing
  • 6
    Free
  • 1
    Magento plugin

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Cons of Cloudinary
Cons of imgix
Cons of Kraken.io
  • 2
    Paid plan is expensive
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      What is Cloudinary?

      Cloudinary is a cloud-based service that streamlines websites and mobile applications' entire image and video management needs - uploads, storage, administration, manipulations, and delivery.

      What is imgix?

      imgix is a real-time image processing service and CDN. Resize, crop, and edit images simply by changing their URLs.

      What is Kraken.io?

      It supports JPEG, PNG and GIF files. You can optimize your images in two ways - by providing an URL of the image you want to optimize or by uploading an image file directly to its API.

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