Uploadcare vs Uppy

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Uploadcare

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+ 1
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Uppy

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+ 1
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Uploadcare vs Uppy: What are the differences?

Developers describe Uploadcare as "File uploads, media processing, and adaptive delivery for web and mobile". Uploadcare is a complete file handling platform for online business. Receive files from you users via File Uploader or File Upload API, implement image optimization and transformations with Image CDN API, and get HIPAA-compliant storage. On the other hand, Uppy is detailed as "The next open source file uploader for web browsers". Uppy is a sleek modular file uploader for web browsers. Add it to your app with one line of code, or build a custom version with just the plugins you need via Webpack/Browserify. 100% open source, backed by a company (Transloadit).

Uploadcare and Uppy can be categorized as "File Uploads" tools.

Some of the features offered by Uploadcare are:

  • Stores files in Uploadcare Storage or connects to your AWS S3 buckets
  • Delivers content in an instant across 5 continents with Uploadcare CDN
  • Takes minutes to integrate thanks to series of guides for most popular Web platforms, programming languages, and frameworks

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

  • React (Native) support (planned)
  • ES6
  • Modular setup

Uppy is an open source tool with 20.2K GitHub stars and 978 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Uppy's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of Uploadcare
Pros of Uppy
  • 8
    Great team
  • 5
    Awesome support
  • 5
    Simple image upload with widget
  • 4
    Easy to integrate into any website
  • 1
    <a href="http://fixbit.com/">useful tool</a>
  • 3
    Open Source & Self Hosted
  • 2
    Copy & Paste support

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Cons of Uploadcare
Cons of Uppy
  • 1
    Upload widget is large (114KB)
  • 0
    no cons
  • 1
    Takes time to configure

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What is Uploadcare?

Uploadcare is a complete file handling platform for online business. Receive files from you users via File Uploader or File Upload API, implement image optimization and transformations with Image CDN API, and get HIPAA-compliant storage.

What is Uppy?

Uppy is a sleek modular file uploader for web browsers. Add it to your app with one line of code, or build a custom version with just the plugins you need via Webpack/Browserify. 100% open source, backed by a company (Transloadit).

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