brainCloud Standard Plan

FREE DURING DEVELOPMENT!
ONCE LIVE, PAY ONLY FOR WHAT YOU USE.

brainCloud pricing is perfectly elastic - scaling up and down based on how much (or how little) your apps use our servers.
Billing is based on the number of API calls made. brainCloud apps average ~35 api calls per daily active user.

Light Usage Example - a large portion of brainCloud apps use less than 10 api calls per dau.
Common features include authentication, limited cloud data, leaderboards and in-app purchases.

Light Usage Example (Standard Plan)

API calls per month Est DAU
(10 api/dau)
Standard Plan Cost/month Per M API+ ***
DEVELOPMENT (Free) 100** $0 n/a
USAGE TIER 1 6M 20K $30 $10.50
USAGE TIER 2 15M 50K $125 $10.00
USAGE TIER 3 30M 100K $275 $10.00
USAGE TIER 4 75M 250K $725 $10.00
USAGE TIER 5 150M 500K $1,475 $10.00
USAGE TIER 6 300M 1M $2,975 $9.90
USAGE TIER 7 750M 2.5M $7,430 $9.50
USAGE TIER 8 1.5B 5M $14,555 $9.00
USAGE TIER 9 3B 10M $28,055 $8.00

* DAU estimate based on 10 API calls per daily active user.

** Free (In Development) customers can service a maximum of 100 users per day, across a maximum of 1000 user accounts.

*** Price per additional M API after exceeding the tier limit.

**** 1GB file storage and 10GB monthly file downloads included free. Extra storage: $0.05/GB. Extra file download: $0.15/GB.

Moderate Example - moderate apps tend to use 35-50 api calls per dau, depending upon user engagement.
Apps in this range include heavy task-oriented apps, learning apps, puzzle games, etc. Common features include facebook integration,
cloud data, cloud scripts, xp levels, push notifications, in-app purchases, leaderboards, achievements and more.

Moderate Usage Example (Standard Plan)

API calls per month Est DAU
(50 api/dau)
Standard Plan Cost/month Per M API+ ***
DEVELOPMENT (Free) 100** $0 n/a
USAGE TIER 1 6M 4K $30 $10.50
USAGE TIER 2 15M 10K $125 $10.00
USAGE TIER 3 30M 20K $275 $10.00
USAGE TIER 4 75M 50K $725 $10.00
USAGE TIER 5 150M 100K $1,475 $10.00
USAGE TIER 6 300M 200K $2,975 $9.90
USAGE TIER 7 750M 500K $7,430 $9.50
USAGE TIER 8 1.5B 1M $14,555 $9.00
USAGE TIER 9 3B 2M $28,055 $8.00

* DAU estimate based on 50 API calls per daily active user.

** Free (In Development) customers can service a maximum of 100 users per day, across a maximum of 1000 user accounts.

*** Price per additional M API after exceeding the tier limit.

**** 1GB file storage and 10GB monthly file downloads included free. Extra storage: $0.05/GB. Extra file download: $0.15/GB.

Light Multiplayer Example - light multiplayer games use about 100 api calls per dau.
Games in this range include Words with Friends, Trivia Crack, etc. Common features include multiplayer, matchmaking,
facebook integration, cloud data, social leaderboards, cloud code scripts, push notifications, in-app purchases and more.

Light Multiplayer Example (Standard plan)

API calls per month Est DAU
(100 api/dau)
Standard Plan Cost/month Per M API+ ***
DEVELOPMENT (Free) - 100** $0 n/a
USAGE TIER 1 6M 2K $30 $10.50
USAGE TIER 2 15M 5K $125 $10.00
USAGE TIER 3 30M 10K $275 $10.00
USAGE TIER 4 75M 25K $725 $10.00
USAGE TIER 5 150M 50K $1,475 $10.00
USAGE TIER 6 300M 100K $2,975 $9.90
USAGE TIER 7 750M 250K $7,430 $9.50
USAGE TIER 8 1.5B 500K $14,555 $9.00
USAGE TIER 9 3B 1M $28,055 $8.00

* DAU estimate based on 100 API calls per daily active user.

** Free (In Development) customers can service a maximum of 100 users per day, across a maximum of 1000 user accounts.

*** Price per additional M API after exceeding the tier limit.

**** 1GB file storage and 10GB monthly file downloads included free. Extra storage: $0.05/GB. Extra file download: $0.15/GB.

Heavy Multiplayer Example - multiplayer and resource heavy games can use as much as 200 api calls per dau.
Games in this range include intense clash-style games, arena shooters, etc. Features used include multiplayer, matchmaking,
heavy cloud data, xp, milestones, quests, cloud code, push notifications, in-app purchases, promotions and more.

Heavy Multiplayer Example (Standard Plan)

API calls per month Est DAU
(200 api/dau)
Standard Plan Cost/month Per M API+ ***
DEVELOPMENT (Free) - 100** $0 n/a
USAGE TIER 1 6M 1K $30 $10.50
USAGE TIER 2 15M 2.5K $125 $10.00
USAGE TIER 3 30M 5K $275 $10.00
USAGE TIER 4 75M 12.5K $725 $10.00
USAGE TIER 5 150M 25K $1,475 $10.00
USAGE TIER 6 300M 50K $2,975 $9.90
USAGE TIER 7 750M 125K $7,430 $9.50
USAGE TIER 8 1.5B 250K $14,555 $9.00
USAGE TIER 9 3B 500K $28,055 $8.00

* DAU estimate based on 200 API calls per daily active user.

** Free (In Development) customers can service a maximum of 100 users per day, across a maximum of 1000 user accounts.

*** Price per additional M API after exceeding the tier limit.

**** 1GB file storage and 10GB monthly file downloads included free. Extra storage: $0.05/GB. Extra file download: $0.15/GB.

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