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Bugsnag vs Instabug: What are the differences?

Developers describe Bugsnag as "Bugsnag provides production error monitoring and management for front-end, mobile and back-end applications". Bugsnag captures errors from your web, mobile and back-end applications, providing instant visibility into user impact. Diagnostic data and tools are included to help your team prioritize, debug and fix exceptions fast. On the other hand, Instabug is detailed as "Receive real-time contextual Insights to iterate faster and ship quality apps with confidence". Instabug is a mobile SDK that completely takes care of your bug reporting and user feedback process so you can debug, fix, and prioritize your product backlog more than 10x faster.

Bugsnag and Instabug are primarily classified as "Exception Monitoring" and "Mobile Error Monitoring" tools respectively.

Some of the features offered by Bugsnag are:

  • Root cause error grouping
  • Support for over 50 languages and platforms including JavaScript, iOS, Android, Python, Ruby and Java
  • Real-time alerting to chat, email or SMS

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

  • In-App Feedback
  • Bug Reporting
  • In-App Surveys

"Lots of 3rd party integrations" is the primary reason why developers consider Bugsnag over the competitors, whereas "Bug Reporting" was stated as the key factor in picking Instabug.

According to the StackShare community, Bugsnag has a broader approval, being mentioned in 348 company stacks & 171 developers stacks; compared to Instabug, which is listed in 14 company stacks and 38 developer stacks.

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Pros of Bugsnag
Pros of Instabug
  • 45
    Lots of 3rd party integrations
  • 42
    Really reliable
  • 37
    Includes a free plan
  • 25
    No usage or rate limits
  • 23
    Design
  • 21
    Slack integration
  • 21
    Responsive support
  • 19
    Free tier
  • 11
    Unlimited
  • 6
    No Rate
  • 5
    Email notifications
  • 3
    Great customer support
  • 3
    React Native
  • 3
    Integrates well with Laravel
  • 3
    Reliable, great UI and insights, used for all our apps
  • 42
    Bug Reporting
  • 42
    In-app feedback
  • 35
    Simple, smart and time saving
  • 34
    Clean UI, easy to integrate, and superior in features
  • 32
    Multiple integrations available
  • 29
    Customer support
  • 27
    Free Trial
  • 22
    It is a world class product, and they give ears to us
  • 13
    "Shake to Send" Bug Reporting Feature

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Cons of Bugsnag
Cons of Instabug
  • 1
    Bad billing model
  • 1
    Error grouping doesn't always work
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    What is Bugsnag?

    Bugsnag captures errors from your web, mobile and back-end applications, providing instant visibility into user impact. Diagnostic data and tools are included to help your team prioritize, debug and fix exceptions fast.

    What is Instabug?

    Instabug is a platform for Real-Time Contextual Insights that completely takes care of your bug reporting and user feedback process; to accelerate your workflow and allow you to release with confidence.

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