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RevenueCat vs Paddle: What are the differences?

What is RevenueCat? Simple API for managing in-app subscriptions. RevenueCat makes implementing in-app subscriptions fast and easy. It wraps the SDKs, provides the backend, verifies the purchases and keeps them up-to-date so you can get back to building your app.

What is Paddle? The better way to sell software. A platform that takes makes it incredibly simple to sell apps, games and other digital products. 

We think that creators should be allowed to focus on building awesome products, so we handle all of the boring things like payments, analytics, customer support and VAT so that they can do just that Using Paddle's software development kits, developers can easily set up trial versions, licensing mechanisms, in-app purchases and even track performance & usage with Paddle’s in-app analytics technology -- all under a single dashboard..

RevenueCat and Paddle can be categorized as "Payments Analytics" tools.

Some of the features offered by RevenueCat are:

  • SDKs for iOS, Android, ReactNative, and Unity
  • Hosted backend for receipt verification and tracking
  • Charts and analytics for churn and LTV

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

  • End-to-end customer journey
  • Flexible subscription billing
  • Global commerce platform
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    What is Paddle?

    A platform that takes makes it incredibly simple to sell apps, games and other digital products.  We think that creators should be allowed to focus on building awesome products, so we handle all of the boring things like payments, analytics, customer support and VAT so that they can do just that. Using Paddle's software development kits, developers can easily set up trial versions, licensing mechanisms, in-app purchases and even track performance & usage with Paddle’s in-app analytics technology -- all under a single dashboard.

    What is RevenueCat?

    RevenueCat is a scalable backend for in-app subscriptions and purchases. It provides all of the tools you need to build, analyze, and grow subscription apps on any platform.

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