PHPMailer VS SwiftMailer

Compare PHPMailer vs SwiftMailer and see what are their differences.

PHPMailer

The classic email sending library for PHP (by PHPMailer)

SwiftMailer

Comprehensive mailing tools for PHP (by swiftmailer)
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PHPMailer SwiftMailer
52 0
19,142 9,490
0.5% -
9.4 5.6
19 days ago over 1 year ago
PHP PHP
GNU Lesser General Public License v2.1 only MIT License
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PHPMailer

Posts with mentions or reviews of PHPMailer. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-25.

SwiftMailer

Posts with mentions or reviews of SwiftMailer. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning SwiftMailer yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing PHPMailer and SwiftMailer you can also consider the following projects:

omnimail - Send email across all platforms using one interface

sendgrid-php - The Official Twilio SendGrid PHP API Library

Symfony Mailer - The Mailer component helps sending emails

Symfony - The Symfony PHP framework

Mautic - Mautic: Open Source Marketing Automation Software.

phpList - This module is the core of phpList 4. Join discussion at the community forum: https://discuss.phplist.org/

Bounce Mail Handler - Bounce Mail Handler for PHP | This is a "reboot" of PHPMailer-BMH from WorxWare.

sendgrid-nodejs - The Official Twilio SendGrid Led, Community Driven Node.js API Library