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Firstly we’d just like to give a quick nod to the team at Imgix. They’ve built a great product to help developers with their image processing needs. Both Imgix and Libpixel provide a similar set of features. Libpixel has some differences from Imgix that might make it a better alternative for you or your development team.

Imgix
Libpixel
Processing Locations
US
US & Europe
Trial
$10 credit
14 days (includes 10,000 image requests and 10GB of bandwidth)
Bandwidth
$0.08 per 1GB
$0.10 per 1GB
Cost for extra Image requests
$3.00 per 1,000 images
$0.60 per 1,000 images
Service uptime
Issues with purge requests & rendering
No downtime since 2015
Customer support
Email
Chat, email & Twitter
libpixel is more affordable than other image compression services

Pricing that scales

Start from $15 per month. Only pay for the exact bandwidth usage every month. Unlimited number of transformations and thumbnails storage

We ran the numbers, we're quicker!

Here are the results from a 11MB source image that was converted into a 320x320 thumbnail:

Imgix

0.95s

Libpixel

0.52s

*Both using US region
**Both transferring to Finland

libpixel is quicker than the alternatives
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A stable, reliable service

The last significant downtime Libpixel had was in 2015, since then our service has been up 24/7 365.

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