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SOAX vs. Instant Proxies

Looking for an alternative to Instant Proxies? SOAX and Instant Proxies are enterprise-grade proxy solutions tailored for data extraction and automation tasks. Explore the features that distinguish each provider and discover how switching to SOAX could be a smart move for your business.

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Who are SOAX?

An award-winning proxy provider

From individual reviews to expert awards, in 2023, SOAX stands out among premier proxy offerings with our great customer feedback and strong ratings.
  • SOAX is rated 5 stars on Capterra and 4.9 stars on G2, indicating exceptional user satisfaction
  • In G2's fall 2023 reviews, SOAX tops the Proxy Network Providers Comparison Report
  • Awarded 'Best Starter Package' by Proxyway in 2022
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Enterprise-grade proxy solutions

Residential, mobile, ISP, and datacenter proxy servers. Ethically sourced, reliable, and fast.
  • 191M proxies in 195+ locations worldwide (excluding the State of Texas, USA)
  • Granular targeting by city, carrier, connection type.
  • Dedicated customer success managers
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Data extraction tools

Use our Unblocker to effortlessly bypass anti-bot systems, then retrieve large-scale data through simple API calls, eliminating the complexity of web scraping code. Alternatively, describe the data you need using AI Scraper, and let it do the rest.
  • Web Unblocker
  • E-com, social media data, and SERP scraper APIs
  • AI Scraper with natural language processing
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SOAX vs. Instant Proxies

Feature
SOAX
Instant Proxies
Based in UK USA
Types of proxies Residential, Mobile, Datacenter, ISP Residential
Number of plans 8 per type of proxy 6 plans per proxy type
Protocols supported HTTP(S) / SOCKS5 HTTP(S)
Coverage Coverage across 195+ countries globally US, Canada, UK and Asia
Pricing structure Subscription based Subscription based
Support 24/7 live chat, email, phone support Email and live chat

Reasons to choose SOAX over Instant Proxies and other proxy providers

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SourceForge top performer
g2 high performer summer 23
Proxy network leader winter 2024
Best relationship - small business winter 2024
Easiest to do business with - winter 2024
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Customer success team, not just support

Receive personalized onboarding sessions and online training to learn best practices and how to use proxies effectively. Cover proxy rotation, debugging tools, optimal configurations, and more.

Receive proactive suggestions on ways to optimize your proxy configurations, avoid blocks, and maximize concurrency and throughput.

Get help debugging connection errors, bans, captchas, slow speeds, and other problems you might face.

Learn how to use tools to monitor proxy performance and highlight any dips in reliability, speed, or increases in blocks.

Get notified of new features and features available to test in beta to enhance your use case.

Review statistics on proxy usage, most accessed sites/IPs, and concurrency trends to help you identify areas for improvement.

Trusted by
Leading Companies

A trusted partner in the journey towards sustained success

SOAX proxies are an integral part of our ecosystem, seamlessly integrated into our operations. The SOAX team has become more than just a service provider; they're now a trusted partner in our journey towards sustained success.

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Sergey Konovalov, CEO - Mobio Group

Flawless proxy management

Navigate through the initial steps with proxy setup wizards on a single dashboard panel, tailored for all major languages and frameworks.

The dashboard offers a self-service option for plan purchases and wallet functionality for advance top-ups. Access your balance, transaction history, and invoices conveniently in a separate tab.

Configure rotations, target locations, and retrieve active proxies through simple API calls with built-in connectors for popular tools such as Python, Postman, and Selenium.

Data without bottlenecks and congestion

The industry-leading proxies boast an impressive 99.95% success rate and lightning-fast 0.55s response times.

SOAX proxies offer seamless compatibility with HTTP(s) and SOCKS5 protocols without any limitations on the number of connections.

SOAX provides proxies with automated rotation and captcha-solving technology preventing IP reuse triggers that cause blocks during scraping.

Who uses SOAX?

Budget-friendly options for small teams and sole traders

Small businesses

  • Budget-friendly pricing is suitable even for very small teams and budgets.
  • Simple self-serve onboarding to get scraping fast without a complex setup.
  • Universal proxies support a wide range of basic scraping needs out-of-the-box.
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Ultimate scalability for growing businesses

Mid-size businesses

  • Scale proxy usage up or down on demand matching changing data needs.
  • Advanced use-case-specific proxies enhance specialized scraping projects.
  • Dedicated account management provides personalized guidance and support.
Data cleaning
Custom packages and dedicated support for data-hungry businesses

Enterprise businesses

  • High-volume proxies and infrastructure to ingest web-scale data.
  • Custom private proxy solutions aligned to unique requirements.
  • Priority support response times ensure minimum business disruption.
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Recognised by Industry Experts

SOAX is rated 4.9/5 stars on 50+ G2 reviews.

See what they’re saying

The best proxy product - I love the sticky sessions feature.

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Ibrahim B.

Efficient and reliable - a game changer for online data management!

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Amr A.

One of the most beneficial aspects of SOAX is its extensive worldwide IP pool.

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Estahad M.

Forget about IP bans, CAPTCHAs, and slow speeds. Unlock the power of reliable and accurate data collection today.

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