Pricing Plan

For developers who don't want to worry about deployment. We host, monitor and scale the Skygear backend for your app.
If you are looking for the self-deployment version, please visit Skygear Server Repository.

Plans Starter Plan
Free
Mini Plan
$49/month
Hobbyist Plan
$99/month
Production Plan
$499/month
Dedicated Plan
Tailored
User Authentication
100 Monthly Active Users

500 Monthly Active Users

1000 Monthly Active Users

5000 Monthly Active Users
⚡️
Unlimited
Cloud Database^
1GB

20GB

50GB

100GB
⚡️
Flexible
Cloud File Storage#
1GB

50GB

200GB

500GB
⚡️
Flexible
Cloud Functions



📡 HTTP Endpoint
🚀 Lambda Function
📥 Database hook
❌ NO Scheduled Jobs
📡 HTTP Endpoint
🚀 Lambda Function
📥 Database hook
🕕 Scheduled Jobs
📡 HTTP Endpoint
🚀 Lambda Function
📥 Database hook
🕕 Scheduled Jobs
📡 HTTP Endpoint
🚀 Lambda Function
📥 Database hook
🕕 Scheduled Jobs
📡 HTTP Endpoint
🚀 Lambda Function
📥 Database hook
🕕 Scheduled Jobs
Hosting
Static web hosting

Static web hosting

Static web hosting

Static web hosting

Static web hosting
Custom Domain
Set custom domain

Set custom domain

Set custom domain

Set custom domain
Chat
Direct and group conversations
💬
Unlimited direct and group (max 20 users*) chatrooms
💬
Unlimited direct and group (max 100 users*) chatrooms
💬
Unlimited direct and group (max 250 users*) chatrooms
💬
Unlimited direct and group (max 500 users*) chatrooms
💬
Unlimited direct and group chatrooms
Fully scalable chat backend
Content Management Dashboard
Customizable CMS

Customizable CMS

Customizable CMS

Customizable CMS

Customizable CMS
Push Notifications
FCM and APN

FCM and APN

FCM and APN

FCM and APN

FCM and APN
App Hibernation 💤
Sleeps after 30 mins of inactivity
💯
Server always up
💯
Server always up
💯
Server always up
💯
Server always up
Support Channels Technical support via Forum Email (Next Business Day) Support Email and Slack (within hours) Email and Slack (within hours) Email & On Site Support
Service Level Agreement No guarantee SLA applied SLA applied SLA applied Custom SLA
Starter Plan
Free
Mini Plan
$49/month
Hobbyist Plan
$99/month
Production Plan
$499/month
Dedicated Plan
Tailored

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  • Starter Plan
    Free
  • User Authentication
    ✅ 100 Monthly Active Users
  • Cloud Database
    ✅ 1GB
  • Cloud File Storage
    ✅ 1GB
  • Cloud Functions
    📡 HTTP Endpoint
    🚀 Lambda Function
    📥 Database hook
    ❌ NO Scheduled Jobs
  • Hosting
    ✅ Static web hosting
  • Custom Domain
    ❌ Not supported
  • Chat
    💬 Unlimited direct and group (max 20 users*) chatrooms
  • Content Management Dashboard
    ✅ Customizable CMS
  • Push Notifications
    ✅ FCM and APN
  • App Hibernation
    💤 Sleeps after 30 mins of inactivity
  • Support Channels
    Technical support via Forum
  • Service Level Agreement
    No guarantee
  • Free
  • Get started
  • Mini Plan
    $49/month
  • User Authentication
    ✅ 500 Monthly Active Users
  • Cloud Database
    ✅ 20GB
  • Cloud File Storage
    ✅ 50GB
  • Cloud Functions
    📡 HTTP Endpoint
    🚀 Lambda Function
    📥 Database hook
    🕕 Scheduled Jobs
  • Hosting
    ✅ Static web hosting
  • Custom Domain
    ✅ Set custom domain
  • Chat
    💬 Unlimited direct and group (max 100 users*) chatrooms
  • Content Management Dashboard
    ✅ Customizable CMS
  • Push Notifications
    ✅ FCM and APN
  • App Hibernation
    💯 Server always up
  • Support Channels
    Email (Next Business Day) Support
  • Service Level Agreement
    SLA applied
  • USD 49/month
  • Get started
  • Hobbyist Plan
    $99/month
  • User Authentication
    ✅ 1000 Monthly Active Users
  • Cloud Database
    ✅ 50GB
  • Cloud File Storage
    ✅ 200GB
  • Cloud Functions
    📡 HTTP Endpoint
    🚀 Lambda Function
    📥 Database hook
    🕕 Scheduled Jobs
  • Hosting
    ✅ Static web hosting
  • Custom Domain
    ✅ Set custom domain
  • Chat
    💬 Unlimited direct and group (max 250 users*) chatrooms
  • Content Management Dashboard
    ✅ Customizable CMS
  • Push Notifications
    ✅ FCM and APN
  • App Hibernation
    💯 Server always up
  • Support Channels
    Email and Slack (within hours)
  • Service Level Agreement
    SLA applied
  • USD 99/month
  • Select Plan
  • Production Plan
    $499/month
  • User Authentication
    ✅ 5000 Monthly Active Users
  • Cloud Database
    ✅ 100GB
  • Cloud File Storage
    ✅ 500GB
  • Cloud Functions
    📡 HTTP Endpoint
    🚀 Lambda Function
    📥 Database hook
    🕕 Scheduled Jobs
  • Hosting
    ✅ Static web hosting
  • Custom Domain
    ✅ Set custom domain
  • Chat
    💬 Unlimited direct and group (max 500 users*) chatrooms
  • Content Management Dashboard
    ✅ Customizable CMS
  • Push Notifications
    ✅ FCM and APN
  • App Hibernation
    💯 Server always up
  • Support Channels
    Email and Slack (within hours)
  • Service Level Agreement
    SLA applied
  • USD 499/month
  • Select Plan
  • Dedicated Plan
    Tailored
  • User Authentication
    ⚡️ Unlimited
  • Cloud Database
    ⚡️ Flexible
  • Cloud File Storage
    ⚡️ Flexible
  • Cloud Functions
    📡 HTTP Endpoint
    🚀 Lambda Function
    📥 Database hook
    🕕 Scheduled Jobs
  • Hosting
    ✅ Static web hosting
  • Custom Domain
    ✅ Set custom domain
  • Chat
    💬 Unlimited direct and group chatrooms
    Fully scalable chat backend
  • Content Management Dashboard
    ✅ Customizable CMS
  • Push Notifications
    ✅ FCM and APN
  • App Hibernation
    💯 Server always up
  • Support Channels
    Email, Slack & On Site Support
  • Service Level Agreement
    Custom SLA
  • Tailored
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  • * There is no limit on the number of chatrooms, but there is a limit on the group member number.
  • # USD 5/10GB for extra File Storage
  • ^ USD 50/10GB for extra DB Storage

FAQ

Frequently asked questions on Skygear

What is the limit of users in a group chat? How about 1 to 1 conversations?

In every plan, you can create as much conversations as you need, including direct and group conversaions. However there is participant number limit on Starter, Mini, Hobbyist and Production plans respectively (See pricing plan).

For example, if you are using the Mini plan, you can only have max 100 users in each group chat.

Can I host Skygear onto my own server?

Yes. Skygear is a open-source software under Apache 2.0 License. If you are looking for You can deploy it to your own cloud or bear metal.

What is the SLA?

The Service Level Agreement indicates our agreement on providing you a stable and reliable service, because we understand you should run your application relying on Skygear worry-free. Please see the full SLA for detail.

What if my app exceeds the limits?

No worry, we won't terminate your hosting service without notice. Our team will contact you and discuss an upgrade for you. If you want to schedule a temporate plan upgrade to habdle a foreseeable peak traffic, contact us.

When do I need to set a custom domain?

By deafult, the endpoint of your app is appname.skygeario.com. You can host static sites with Skygear Hosting.

If you wish to let your visitors to visit your site through a custom URL, say myapp.com, you are able to set myapp.com and other other custom domains to Skygear hosting if you are using Mini Plan or above.

How can I get support?

You can reach us at support@skygear.io, or alternatively connect us using Slack, Forum, etc.

What does "the app sleeps (App hibernation)"" in free plan mean?

For apps running on Free plan, the app will hibernate when there is no activities (incomming request, API calls) for 30 minutes. When there is request when there is incoming request when the app is sleeping, the app will take time to wake up. Noramlly it takes around 10-30 seconds.

It is recommended for apps in production to upgrade before public release.

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