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Upload.io vs Cloudinary: What are the differences?

Upload.io: File Upload Service for Developers. Upload.io is a cloud-based service that makes it easy for developers to upload & transform files from their apps, through simple REST APIs, SDKs, and UI widgets; Cloudinary: An end-to-end image & video management solution for your web and mobile applications. Cloudinary is a cloud-based service that streamlines websites and mobile applications' entire image and video management needs - uploads, storage, administration, manipulations, and delivery.

Upload.io belongs to "File Uploads" category of the tech stack, while Cloudinary can be primarily classified under "Image Processing and Management".

Some of the features offered by Upload.io are:

  • Upload images to cloud-based storage
  • Resize, crop & optimize images on-the-fly
  • AI-powered image cropping

On the other hand, Cloudinary provides the following key features:

  • Upload images to a cloud-based storage
  • Upload video to cloud-based storage
  • Automatic backup and revision tracking
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Pros of Cloudinary
Pros of Upload.io
  • 38
    Easy setup
  • 30
    Fast image delivery
  • 26
    Vast array of image manipulation capabilities
  • 21
    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
  • 3
    Lightweight JS SDK
  • 3
    Easy setup
  • 3
    CDN Included
  • 2
    Quick support
  • 2
    Cost effective
  • 2
    Serverless
  • 2
    No branding
  • 1
    Modern dashboard
  • 1
    Very affordable
  • 1
    Transformations Included
  • 1
    Custom file transformations
  • 0
    Lightweight JS Widget
  • 0
    Quick support over Slack

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Cons of Cloudinary
Cons of Upload.io
  • 3
    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 Upload.io?

    Upload.io is a cloud-based service that makes it easy for developers to upload & transform files from their apps, through simple REST APIs, SDKs, and UI widgets.

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