Bugsnag vs Opbeat vs Sentry

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Bugsnag

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Opbeat

49
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+ 1
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Sentry

10.6K
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+ 1
857
Decisions about Bugsnag, Opbeat, and Sentry

I essentially inherited a Shopify theme that was originally created by an agency. After discovering a number of errors being thrown in the Dev Console just by scrolling through the website, I needed more visibility over any errors happening in the field. Having used both Sentry and TrackJS, I always got lost in the TrackJS interface, so I felt more comfortable introducing Sentry. The Sentry free tier is also very generous, although it turns out the theme threw over 15k errors in less than a week.

I highly recommend setting up error tracking from day one. Theoretically, you should never need to upgrade from the free tier if you're keeping on top of the errors...

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Pros of Bugsnag
Pros of Opbeat
Pros of Sentry
  • 45
    Lots of 3rd party integrations
  • 42
    Really reliable
  • 36
    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
  • 24
    Free for small teams
  • 20
    Release tracking
  • 18
    Consolidates similar errors and makes resolution easy
  • 12
    Slack integration
  • 10
    No usage or rate limits
  • 10
    Good error grouping
  • 9
    Github integration
  • 8
    Email Notifications
  • 8
    Reliable
  • 7
    Great customer support
  • 3
    Hipchat integration
  • 2
    Mobile app
  • 2
    Performance metrics
  • 2
    Annotated stacktraces
  • 2
    Great ui and setup
  • 1
    iOS app
  • 1
    Simple
  • 235
    Consolidates similar errors and makes resolution easy
  • 120
    Email Notifications
  • 108
    Open source
  • 84
    Slack integration
  • 71
    Github integration
  • 48
    Easy
  • 44
    User-friendly interface
  • 28
    The most important tool we use in production
  • 18
    Hipchat integration
  • 17
    Heroku Integration
  • 15
    Good documentation
  • 14
    Free tier
  • 9
    Easy setup
  • 9
    Self-hosted
  • 7
    Realiable
  • 6
    Provides context, and great stack trace
  • 4
    Feedback form on error pages
  • 4
    Love it baby
  • 3
    Gitlab integration
  • 3
    Captures local variables at each frame in backtraces
  • 3
    Super user friendly
  • 3
    Filter by custom tags
  • 3
    Easy Integration
  • 1
    Performance measurements

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Cons of Bugsnag
Cons of Opbeat
Cons of Sentry
  • 1
    Error grouping doesn't always work
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    • 10
      Confusing UI
    • 1
      Bundle size

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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 Opbeat?

    Opbeat is application monitoring for developers, and gives you performance metrics, error logging, release tracking and workflow in one smart product.

    What is Sentry?

    Sentry’s Application Monitoring platform helps developers see performance issues, fix errors faster, and optimize their code health.

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