Cognitive Services Pricing - Face API

Use intelligence APIs to enable vision, speech, language, and knowledge capabilities

The Microsoft Face API uses state-of-the-art cloud-based face algorithms to detect and recognize human faces in images. Capabilities include features like face detection, face verification, and face grouping to organize many faces into face groups based on their visual similarity.

Pricing details

Tier Features Price
Face API – Free Up to 20 transactions per minute 30,000 transactions free per month
Face API – Standard Up to 10 transactions per second  
0 - 1,000,000 transactions $- per 1,000 transactions
1,000,001 - 5,000,000 transactions $- per 1,000 transactions
5,000,001 - 20,000,000 transactions $- per 1,000 transactions
Face Storage Face storage - images size up to 4 MB each $- per 1,000 images per month

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  • We guarantee that Cognitive Services running in the Standard tier will be available at least 99.9% of the time. No SLA is provided for the Free tier. Read the SLA

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