Raygun vs.
Azure App Insights

Raygun and Azure App Insights are both powerful tools in their own right. But not every tool is made for every developer. Let's find out which is the right fit for you.

Free trial
Free unlimited monitoring for 14 days

Better performance diagnostics

Raygun
App Insights
Full granularity data retention period
90 days
90 days
Mobile app support
Built-in
Via Visual Studio App Center
Real User Monitoring
Crash Reporting
Deployment tracking
Built-in
Via add-on
User tracking
Custom dashboards
Integration with GitHub
Integration with Slack
Full granularity data retention period
Raygun
90 days
App Insights
90 days
Mobile app support
Raygun
Built in
App Insights
Via VS App Center
Real User Monitoring
Raygun
App Insights
Crash Reporting
Raygun
App Insights
Deployment tracking
Raygun
Built-in
App Insights
Via add-on
User tracking
Raygun
App Insights
Custom dashboards
Raygun
App Insights
Integration with GitHub
Raygun
App Insights
Integration with Slack
Raygun
App Insights

Nobody gives you more detail

  • See the full stack trace, environment, browser, version, OS, class name, host, and more
  • Identify both client-side and server-side errors across both desktop and mobile
  • Track user experience metrics alongside engineering activity like recent deployments
Error Monitoring Dashboard

Laser focus on the customer's digital experience

  • Intelligently sort errors by affected user count to find those that have the biggest impact on your end customer experience
  • View performance breakdowns on page load speeds as well as full diagnostic details for errors and crashes that caused customers to walk away

Monitor the health of your software from as little as $8 per month

Raygun's transparent, usage-based pricing is not only cheaper than App Insights, we make it easier to understand your cost projections.

In short, you get better performance diagnostics for a fraction of the price.

Raygun
App Insights
Pricing model

Usage based

By traces

Usage based

By GB ingested
Free trial

14 days

None

Pricing model
Raygun

Usage based

By traces

App Insights

Usage based

GB ingested

Free trial
Raygun

14 days

App Insights

None

See actionable performance data in minutes

Free unlimited monitoring for 14 days

Don't just take our word for it. Here's what your peers have to say

Creating delightful digital experiences is our bread and butter, which is why Raygun is proud to have 98% of reviews on G2 at or above a 4/5.

Raygun
App Insights
Meets requirements

9.0

38 responses

8.7

26 responses

Ease of use

8.9

38 responses

7.9

26 responses

Ease of setup

9.1

15 responses

8.8

13 responses

Ease of admin

8.9

17 responses

9.1

13 responses

Quality of support

8.9

33 responses

8.5

24 responses

Ease of doing business with

8.9

16 responses

9.1

13 responses

Product direction

9.1

40 responses

9.1

25 responses

Meets requirements
Raygun

9.0

38 responses

App Insights

8.7

26 responses

Ease of use
Raygun

8.9

38 responses

App Insights

7.9

26 responses

Ease of setup
Raygun

9.1

15 responses

App Insights

8.8

13 responses

* Responses source: G2 website 2021.

“I would absolutely recommend Raygun. It's easy to get started and quickly get real visibility into what your users are actually experiencing.”

Greg Shackles, Technical Lead

Application Performance Monitoring Pricing

$12
$8
Per 10K traces, per month
Annual (save 33%)
Monthly
Free trial
Volume discounts available. Contact sales
  • Quickly resolve server side performance bottlenecks and errors
  • Understand how end users are experiencing your software
  • Full observability into server-side traces collected by Raygun APM