Socket.IO vs. Pusher

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Socket.IO

Pusher

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Description

What is Socket.IO?

Socket.IO enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.

What is Pusher?

Pusher is the category leader in delightful APIs for app developers building communication and collaboration features.

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Pricing

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Companies

470 Companies Using Socket.IO
114 Companies Using Pusher

Integrations

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What are some alternatives to Socket.IO and Pusher?

  • Firebase - The Realtime App Platform
  • PubNub - Build real-time apps quickly and scale them globally.
  • SignalR - A new library for ASP.NET developers that makes developing real-time web functionality easy.
  • Google Cloud Pub/Sub - Global service for real-time and reliable messaging and streaming data

See all alternatives to Socket.IO

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