Google Maps vs ipinfo.io: What are the differences?
What is Google Maps? Build highly customisable maps with your own content and imagery. Create rich applications and stunning visualisations of your data, leveraging the comprehensiveness, accuracy, and usability of Google Maps and a modern web platform that scales as you grow.
What is ipinfo.io? IP address information lookup API. A comprehensive IP address information lookup API, that includes geolocation information, hostname, network owner details and more.
Google Maps and ipinfo.io are primarily classified as "Mapping APIs" and "IP Address / WHOIS API" tools respectively.
Some of the features offered by Google Maps are:
- Maps Image APIs
- Places API
- Web Services
On the other hand, ipinfo.io provides the following key features:
- Geolocation information, including city, region, country, zip code, area code and latitude and longitude
- Network owner, and ASN