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OpenTok vs TalkJS: What are the differences?

What is OpenTok? Enhance your products with live, face-to-face communication. OpenTok adds the clarity and emotion of face-to-face communication to your brand whether you're developing for the web, iOS, or Android. We make the integration of high-quality live video a breeze so that you can focus on building a great product.

What is TalkJS? Integrated messaging for every web and mobile product. Integrated messaging for every web and mobile product. Add user-to-user chat to your web app, marketplace or social platform.

OpenTok and TalkJS can be categorized as "Communications SDK" tools.

Some of the features offered by OpenTok are:

  • Layout control- Create layouts that complement your content and empower your application's experience.
  • Peer-to-peer calls- Take advantage of peer-to-peer calling for better quality and lower- latency 1:1 scenarios.
  • Archiving- Download or save calls for future playback with this extension to the OpenTok platform.

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

  • User-to-user messaging
  • Buyer-seller messaging
  • Real-time messaging
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    Video Archiving to s3
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    Easy setup
  • 2
    Super fast and easy to integrate
  • 2
    Comes ready with inbuilt features e.g push notification
  • 2
    Easy to integrate

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What is OpenTok?

It adds the clarity and emotion of face-to-face communication to your brand whether you're developing for the web, iOS, or Android. We make the integration of high-quality live video a breeze so that you can focus on building a great product.

What is TalkJS?

TalkJS provides a chat API & Javascript SDK with a pre-built UI that allows developers to add chat between users on websites and apps in hours instead of months.

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    What are some alternatives to OpenTok and TalkJS?
    Twilio
    Twilio offers developers a powerful API for phone services to make and receive phone calls, and send and receive text messages. Their product allows programmers to more easily integrate various communication methods into their software and programs.
    WebRTC
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    Agora
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    Sinch
    Sinch makes it easy for developers to add voice, messaging and SMS to their apps with just a few lines of code. Enrich your apps with communications that your users will love.
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