ImageEngine Outperforms Akamai

ImageEngine outperforms Akamai with 87% smaller image payload and 47% faster page loading. ImageEngine does this by:

  • Automatic device-aware image optimization
  • Auto WebP, JPEG 2000 and MP4 conversion
  • Global CDN built-in
  • Directive controls for image manipulation

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ImageEngine vs. Akamai Image Payload Savings

ImageEngine reduces image payload by 87% more than Akamai. It results in 47% faster page loading.

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ImageEngine Keeps Your Pricing Simple

Akamai requires pre-loading of original images and provides only a set number of optimized image variants based on set breakpoints. Akamai set-up is complex and requires expensive tier plans. Instead, with ImageEngine, you save money with affordable plans that charge only for the optimized image payload GBs delivered. And ImageEngine provides dramatically better performance through its device-aware image optimization.

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Mobile Device Detection only from ImageEngine

Mobile device detection is the key to ImageEngine’s industry-leading image optimization. In addition to Client Hints support, ImageEngine has device detection on its edge servers instantly recognizing hundreds of important aspects of a requesting device.

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Global CDN Included with ImageEngine

ImageEngine includes a fully automatic image CDN. ImageEngine will automatically optimize the original image, then deliver/cache from a CDN. Adding a CDN to your image optimization further accelerates page loading performance. ImageEngine's CDN's edge servers include mobile device detection. Device-awareness is critical for more effective image optimization.

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Reduce Code Bloat

Responsive images generates code bloat for each image. This counteracts the payload reduction from image optimization. With ImageEngine, you add the ImageEngine Delivery Address to your single image tag and voila! The image is perfectly optimized with no bloat. A true low-code solution.

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Next-Gen Image Formats

ImageEngine automatically selects and uses the most effective next-gen image formats like WebP, JPEG-2000, GIF, MP4s, AVIF, and more.

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URL-Based Directives

Directives are commands you can pass to ImageEngine in the URL which explicitly instructs ImageEngine on what to do with the image, overriding the automated decisions made by ImageEngine.

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