ChatEngine vs OpenTok vs SendBird

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ChatEngine

3
18
+ 1
0
OpenTok

55
155
+ 1
8
SendBird

119
367
+ 1
77
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Pros of ChatEngine
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    • 6
      Video Archiving to s3
    • 2
      Easy setup
    • 13
      Active support is impressive. (Support for private deve
    • 10
      Easy to use
    • 9
      Pre-built UI for major platforms
    • 8
      Migration API for customers using other chat services
    • 7
      First chat SDK officially supports Xamarin
    • 7
      Scalability is awesome
    • 5
      Cool product
    • 5
      Because my product guy told me to
    • 5
      Unlimited number of users in public chat
    • 4
      Flexible message format ex) json, xml
    • 2
      Out of the box api and features
    • 2
      Intuitive and feature-packed

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    Cons of ChatEngine
    Cons of OpenTok
    Cons of SendBird
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        • 2
          Policy on concurrent users leads to overages and overch
        • 2
          Prices ramp up exponentially

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        What is ChatEngine?

        An open and extensible chat SDK and APIs for building powerful 1:1 and group chat quickly. Build core chat features quickly, extend functionality with a rich plugin library and customize with programmable Functions-as-a-Service. Powered by the PubNub Network.

        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 SendBird?

        SendBird is a Messaging SDK, Chat API, and fully managed chat infrastructure for your mobile apps and websites. Embeddable chat for iOS, Android, JavaScript, Unity, .NET.

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            What are some alternatives to ChatEngine, OpenTok, and SendBird?
            LINE
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            Agora
            Agora.io provides building blocks for you to add real-time voice and video communications through a simple and powerful SDK. You can integrate the Agora SDK to enable real-time communications in your own application quickly.
            Twilio API for WhatsApp
            The Twilio API for WhatsApp provides developers all over the world with a simple, reliable, and officially supported way to use the WhatsApp Business API. They can now easily build messaging experiences that combine the ease of use of the Programmable SMS API with the global reach of WhatsApp.
            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.
            QuickBlox
            Add powerful communication features to your mobile app and data services for your backend<br>
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