The Battle of Digital Photo Frames: Frameo and Pix-star Face Off!
by Cozyla Team on Aug 28, 2023
The Frameo and Pix-star digital photo frames have many common features. Both of them come with internal storage, SD card support, video capabilities, and a mobile app.You can easily send pictures to these frames from any corner of the world.
In the upcoming sections, we will delve into the basic functionality and feature sets of Frameo and Pix-Star frames. We'll highlight a few key features and functions that you should keep in mind as you make your way through this guide!
By the time you finish reading this guide, you will have gained a clear understanding of which frame is better suited to your unique situation and whether or not it is worth buying. Let's get right in!
How can I send photos to the Frameo and Pix-star digital picture frame?
The Frameo digital frame is a 10'' that uses the Frameo mobile app – a third-party app that facilitates photo sharing from phones to the frame. The only two methods for sending photos to a Frameo digital frame are via the Frameo mobile app and using either a USB or SD card.
Frameo's mobile app enables users to share 10 photos and small videos (max. 15 seconds) with their Frameo digital frame.These photos are stored in the frame's internal storage of 16GB. It should be noted that Frameo digital frames do not offer any cloud storage feature.
On the other hand, Cozyla offers various channels for uploading photos, such as Email, mobile app,Google Photos and social media. It allows you to send up to 30 photos to unlimited Cozyla frames at one time. With Frameo only supports sending a limited number of pictures at once. Additionally, Pix-star offers the same advantages as Cozyla, but at a slightly higher price point.
Does the Frameo and Pix-star digital picture frame offer cloud storage?
Frameo digital frames do not provide cloud storage or any cloud functionality. Frameo’s frames operate by a combination of internal storage space,USB and SD card support,and photo-sharing capabilities via the Frameo mobile app. All photos received are stored directly on the digital frame's internal storage.
For comparison, most popular digital frames offer some form of cloud storage. For instance, Cozyla's digital frames offer unlimited cloud storage without any additional or hidden fees. By contrast, Nixplay and Skylight charge a recurring subscription for their top frames to access and expand cloud storage. Pix-star is as good as Cozyla, both offer free-for-life cloud storage.
Is it possible to update my Frameo and Pix-star digital frame remotely?
Frameo is a frame that lacks a remote configuration feature comparable to a high-quality frame like the Cozyla. Remote configuration enables the management and control of frames worldwide,using a supported mobile app and/or web dashboard.For example,Pix-Star frames offer a range of remote control features, including adjust settings, start slideshows manage cloud storage.Users can control up to 25 Pix-Star frames through the Pix-Star web dashboard using a single user account.
In contrast, Cozyla has the capability to manage numerous digital photo frames through remote control. With Cozyla, you can not only start slideshows and manage photo albums,you can also set unique gifting messages/reminder take care your loved ones at any time,and any where.
Can I load photos to the Frameo and Pix-star digital frame direct from social media?
Often referred to as "web albums," this incredible feature allows you to effortlessly import your photos and albums from your beloved social media platforms to any of your frames.The feature is quite rare and can only be found among a few of the top digital frames available on the market. Frameo digital frames do not offer a web album feature that can rival the web album feature of top frames.
For example, Cozyla’s digital frames let you import photos from many sources including social media sites, photo-sharing sites. Supported platforms include Instagram,Google Photos.Once you have connected and synced an album to all of your frames, you will be able to start slideshows using Cozyla's app.
Pix-star also offers “web albums” powerful features; however, unlike Cozyla, all of these can only be accessed and fully utilized from a computer.
As we near the end. it’s crucial to keep in mind that there is no perfect digital frame.It all boils down to your unique needs, home, and family. What works for someone else may be a terrible choice for you. That’s why we will highlight the crucial features and who they specifically cater to.