Compare WP Engine vs WPX Hosting

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comparison of WP Engine vs. WPX Hosting
based on data from user reviews. WP Engine rates 4.7/5 stars with 116 reviews. WPX Hosting rates 4.9/5 stars with 44 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Personal
$29
per month
Elite
$99
per month
 
Professional
$99
per month
Professional
$49.99
per month
 
Business
$249
per month
Business
$24.99
per month
 
Premium
Contact US
(877) 973-6446
 
Enterprise
Contact US
(877) 973-6446
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
WP Engine
Personal
$29per month
Professional
$99per month
Business
$249per month
Premium
Contact US(877) 973-6446
Enterprise
Contact US(877) 973-6446
Free Trial
WPX Hosting
Elite
$99per month
Professional
$49.99per month
Business
$24.99per month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.4
9.9
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.1
9.8
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.1
9.9
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.1
9.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
10.0
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.4
9.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
9.1
10.0
Meets Requirements
WP Engine
9.4
WPX Hosting
9.9
Ease of Use
WP Engine
9.1
WPX Hosting
9.8
Ease of Setup
WP Engine
9.1
WPX Hosting
9.9
Ease of Admin
WP Engine
9.1
WPX Hosting
9.5
Quality of Support
WP Engine
9.4
WPX Hosting
10.0
Ease of Doing Business With
WP Engine
9.4
WPX Hosting
9.9
Product Direction (% positive)
WP Engine
9.1
WPX Hosting
10.0

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
81.9%
97.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
15.5%
2.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
2.6%
0%
WP Engine
Small-Business
81.9%
Mid-Market
15.5%
Enterprise
2.6%
WPX Hosting
Small-Business
97.7%
Mid-Market
2.3%
Enterprise
0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
27.6%
Marketing and Advertising
22.7%
 
Internet
13.8%
E-Learning
20.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
12.9%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
11.4%
 
Computer Software
7.8%
Online Media
6.8%
 
Design
6.9%
Professional Training & Coaching
4.5%
 
Other
31.0%
Other
34.1%
WP Engine
Marketing and Advertising
27.6%
Internet
13.8%
Information Technology and Services
12.9%
Computer Software
7.8%
Design
6.9%
Other
31.0%
WPX Hosting
Marketing and Advertising
22.7%
E-Learning
20.5%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
11.4%
Online Media
6.8%
Professional Training & Coaching
4.5%
Other
34.1%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Mitchell C.
Agency in Internet

The user interface. WP Engine is crafted just for WP. Furthermore, they took conventional hosting (think cPanel) and turned it into something you want to use. Never have user permissions and backups been so simple.

Start H.
Administrator

Customer Services. I am not a tech-savvy person, but when you got a problem, just drop them a message and it will be solved.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Leon H.
Administrator

Recently we experienced a few outages with WP Engine and the way they have been handling it, is unprofessional and doesn't actually solve the problem. I can't recommend WP Engine as a reliable hosting service. My own (external) monitoring alerted me that...

Administrator in Graphic Design

Everything feels a little archaic and old. Wish the look was more contemporary.

 
WP Engine
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Mitchell C.
Agency in Internet

The user interface. WP Engine is crafted just for WP. Furthermore, they took conventional hosting (think cPanel) and turned it into something you want to use. Never have user permissions and backups been so simple.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Leon H.
Administrator

Recently we experienced a few outages with WP Engine and the way they have been handling it, is unprofessional and doesn't actually solve the problem. I can't recommend WP Engine as a reliable hosting service. My own (external) monitoring alerted me that...

WPX Hosting
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Start H.
Administrator

Customer Services. I am not a tech-savvy person, but when you got a problem, just drop them a message and it will be solved.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator in Graphic Design

Everything feels a little archaic and old. Wish the look was more contemporary.

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