Compare Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES) vs SMTP.com

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based on data from user reviews. Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES) rates 4.2/5 stars with 92 reviews. SMTP.com rates 4.7/5 stars with 10 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Email Messages
$0.10
per 1,000 email
Enterprise Scale
$0.10
/CPM
 
Data Transfer
$0.00
500K Emails/month
$500/mo
500,000
 
Attachments
$0.12
per GB of attachments sent.
100K Emails/month
$160/mo
100,000
 
Mail Chunks
$0.09
per 1,000 mail chunks
50K Emails/month
$70/mo
50,000
 
10K Emails/month
$15/mo
10,000
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
Email Messages
$0.10per 1,000 email
Data Transfer
$0.00
Attachments
$0.12per GB of attachments sent.
Mail Chunks
$0.09per 1,000 mail chunks
Free Trial
SMTP.com
Enterprise Scale
$0.10/CPM
500K Emails/month
$500/mo500,000
100K Emails/month
$160/mo100,000
50K Emails/month
$70/mo50,000
10K Emails/month
$15/mo10,000
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.7
9.5
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.5
8.8
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.8
7.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.6
9.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.6
9.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.8
9.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.0
8.8
Meets Requirements
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.7
SMTP.com
9.5
Ease of Use
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.5
SMTP.com
8.8
Ease of Setup
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
7.8
SMTP.com
7.6
Ease of Admin
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.6
SMTP.com
9.0
Quality of Support
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
7.6
SMTP.com
9.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.8
SMTP.com
9.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.0
SMTP.com
8.8

Features

Administration
Template Creation
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
6.1
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Preset Template Availability
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
5.5
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Custom Unsubscribe
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
7.2
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Email Segmentation
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
7.3
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Detailed Server Logs
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
6.8
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Notifications
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
7.9
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Integrations
Webhooks
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.3
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Event Tracking API
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.0
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Mail Send API
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
9.1
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Spam Filter Testing
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
7.5
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Platform
Custom Tracking Domain
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.4
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Multiple Domains
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.6
SMTP.com
9.7
Dedicated IP
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
7.7
SMTP.com
Not enough data available
Documentation
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.0
SMTP.com
8.9
Sender Reputation Management
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.4
SMTP.com
9.4
Tracking & Reporting
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
6.9
SMTP.com
9.2
Enterprise Scalability
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
8.9
SMTP.com
10.0
Performance and Reliability
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
9.2
SMTP.com
8.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
44.6%
70.0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
33.7%
20.0%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
21.7%
10.0%
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
Small-Business
44.6%
Mid-Market
33.7%
Enterprise
21.7%
SMTP.com
Small-Business
70.0%
Mid-Market
20.0%
Enterprise
10.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
25.0%
Marketing and Advertising
40.0%
 
Computer Software
15.2%
Information Technology and Services
10.0%
 
Internet
10.9%
Hospitality
10.0%
 
Marketing and Advertising
8.7%
Graphic Design
10.0%
 
Higher Education
7.6%
Food & Beverages
10.0%
 
Other
32.6%
Other
20.0%
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
Information Technology and Services
25.0%
Computer Software
15.2%
Internet
10.9%
Marketing and Advertising
8.7%
Higher Education
7.6%
Other
32.6%
SMTP.com
Marketing and Advertising
40.0%
Information Technology and Services
10.0%
Hospitality
10.0%
Graphic Design
10.0%
Food & Beverages
10.0%
Other
20.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Internet

The fact that it loads fast and has a slick UI and has an inexpensive pricing plan. Also it seems to be just as reliable if not more reliable than other email services such as Gmail (server almost never down).

Sean D.
Administrator

The people behind SMTP, they always provide the utmost assistance and offer great advice/help if ever we stumble.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Daniel C.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Because Amazon SES is so cheap and easy to setup it is sometimes abused by spammers. This means that it can have poor deliverability rates with major email providers. They keep a record of which IPs send spam, and penalise those IPs. They also prioritise...

 
Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES)
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Internet

The fact that it loads fast and has a slick UI and has an inexpensive pricing plan. Also it seems to be just as reliable if not more reliable than other email services such as Gmail (server almost never down).

Most Helpful Critical Review
Daniel C.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Because Amazon SES is so cheap and easy to setup it is sometimes abused by spammers. This means that it can have poor deliverability rates with major email providers. They keep a record of which IPs send spam, and penalise those IPs. They also prioritise...

SMTP.com
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sean D.
Administrator

The people behind SMTP, they always provide the utmost assistance and offer great advice/help if ever we stumble.

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