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CU (Compute Unit) types and pricing

There’s a complete list below with types, details, and prices.

cu.api.*

Costs related to API tasks.

cu.api.cloud.create

CU for cloud creation.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Cloud create 1000 CU ($10.00) 1 operation

cu.api.firewall

CU for firewall creation, modification.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Firewall create 200 CU ($2.00) 1 operation
Firewall modify 10 CU ($0.10) 1 operation

cu.api.image

CU for image management through API.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Image API 4000 CU ($40.00) 1 billion request

cu.api.image.upload

CU for image upload through API.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Image upload 32000 CU ($320.00) 10 million request Image upload

cu.api.request

Charged after every API requests. This contains the tasks from the frontend as well.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
API request 256 CU ($2.56) 10 million request

cu.api.other

Every API endpoint, which doesn’t have a price specified.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
API other endpoints 10 CU ($0.10) 10 thousand request
API other endpoints 40 CU ($0.40) 10 thousand request

cu.api.superBackup

Super backup creation and modification through API.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Super Backup create 100 CU ($1.00) 1 operation
Super Backup modify 10 CU ($0.10) 1 operation

cu.apiKey

CU for API keys.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
API key create 50 CU ($0.50) 1 operation
API key modify 10 CU ($0.10) 1 operation
API key management 10 CU ($0.10) 1 key/month

cu.cloud

CU for cloud management.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Cloud management 200 CU ($2.00) 1 cloud/month

cu.comminication

CU for communication (for example e-mails, SMS).

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
E-mail send 1 CU ($0.01) 10 email
SMS sending 1 CU ($0.01) 1 USD cent https://www.nexmo.com/pricing

cu.image.*

CU for image management, hosting, transformation, etc.

cu.image.detection

CU for object detection on the image (for example face).

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Detection on image 140 CU ($1.40) 10 million kpx

cu.image.input.remote

CU for remote input.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Image from remote content 4 CU ($0.04) 10 thousand request

cu.image.input.special

CU for processing special images as input.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
WEBP input 404 CU ($4.04) 100 billion kpx
Input SVG 760 CU ($7.60) 100 million kpx
PDF input 2608 CU ($26.08) 10 million page PDF input / page
DJVU input 5200 CU ($52.00) 10 million page DJVU input / page

cu.image.output.jpegoptim

CU for JpegOptim image optimization.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
JpegOptim processing 168 CU ($1.68) 1 billion kpx

cu.image.output.optipng

CU for OptiPNG image optimization.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
OptiPNG processing 184 CU ($1.84) 1 billion kpx

cu.image.output.special

CU for converting special images for output.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
WEBP output 404 CU ($4.04) 100 billion kpx

cu.image.serving

CU for serving images.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Image serving 560 CU ($5.60) 10 million request

cu.image.serving.domain

CU for having own domain to serving images.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Image serving on custom domain 4 CU ($0.04) 100 thousand request
Image serving on custom domain over HTTPS 4 CU ($0.04) 100 thousand request

cu.image.transformation.effect

CU for image effect transformation.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Blur transformation (below 4Mpx) 464 CU ($4.64) 100 million kpx*log10(blur)
Effects transformation 1232 CU ($12.32) 1 billion kpx
Blur transformation (from 4Mpx) 360 CU ($3.60) 10 billion kpx*log10(blur)

cu.image.transformation.standard

CU for basic image transformation.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Pixel transformation (below 4Mpx) 240 CU ($2.40) 1 billion kpx
Pixel transformation (from 4Mpx) 920 CU ($9.20) 10 billion kpx

cu.payment

CU for payment management.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Payment charge 1 CU ($0.01) 10 charge
Payment invoice management 1 CU ($0.01) 100 invoice

cu.process

CU for other kinds of processes.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Access token usage 48 CU ($0.48) 1 million request
Image URL options processing 4 CU ($0.04) 100 thousand request
Firewall processing (during image serving) 44 CU ($0.44) 10 billion request

cu.domain.*

CU for self domain expenses.

cu.domain.setup

CU for setting up own domain.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Custom domain setup 5000 CU ($50.00) 1 piece

cu.domain.ssl

CU for setting up SSL for own domain.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
SSL certificate install 2000 CU ($20.00) 1 piece
SSL certificate management 500 CU ($5.00) 1 domain/month

cu.storage.data.put

PUT task into Data storage. Charged after every writing task. Minimum 168 hours.

Charged PUT sizes and times

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Data storage PUT 1828 CU ($18.28) 1000 trillion byte/hour

Time and byte price of the tasks:

Task Size [byte] Time [h]
Writing image record 8192 168
Super Backup log item write 8192 the total time of the set log lifetime, the minimum is 168 hours
Super Backup scheduler write 8192 value of delay, the minimum is 168 hours
Detected data every started 1024 byte 168
Creating Access token 8192 lifespan calculated from expiration time, the minimum is 168 hours
Modifying Access token 8192 calculated from expiration time plus the lifespan increase, the minimum is 0 hour

cu.superBackup

CU for the Super Backup. The cu.storage.data.put CU will be also computed, associated with the backup operation.

Name Price [$/Unit] Unit Description
Super Backup task item processing 252 CU ($2.52) 10 million item/operation
Super Backup item delete (fail) 252 CU ($2.52) 10 million item
Super Backup item copy 252 CU ($2.52) 1 million item
Super Backup item copy (fail) 252 CU ($2.52) 10 million item
Super Backup item delete 504 CU ($5.04) 10 million item
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