SoftMeter Pro edition

The SoftMeter Pro edition is for software development companies and independent developers who:

  • want to benefit from all the features of SoftMeter, without the limits of the free edition,
  • want to have better ownership of the components they use,
  • need fast support for the implementation of the library,
  • need library customisations (minor customisations),
  • want priority in their suggestions for improvement, or
  • simply wish to support this project.

Free vs Pro comparison

Features, limitations and pricing might change over time, without notice.

  Free edition Pro edition
SoftMeter API The SoftMeter API is the same
Implementation The implementation is the same
"Call home" hits Yes.
Sends "call home" hits to StarMessage's Google Analytics property
Sends hits only to your (the developer's) Google Analytics property.
Supported Google Analytics hit types
  • PageViews
  • ScreenViews
  • Events
  • Crashes/Exceptions
Hits number limit per session (per program run) 3 300
Common reported data 
  • Anonymised user ID
  • Sessions (runs) per user
  • Estimated country and city
  • Application name, version, license, edition
Additional data No
  • Screen resolution
  • Operating system version
  • User's preferred language
License terms See "Free" section See "Pro" section
Delivery Instant download. You will receive the PRO version typically within 24 hours.
But, you can start the implementation right away with the free version.
SoftMeter is designed as a free or low-cost solution to your software usage analytics needs.
We offer a free and a low-cost edition.
Donation options
The annual fee is kept low at only
so that even independent developers can afford it.
As SoftMeter is relatively new, we are currently offering an "early bird" discount of 30%.
Buy now a PRO license for just $69/year.


  • When ordering the Pro edition you must specify your Google Analytics account number (the 'xxxxxx' part described below).
  • Format of Google Analytics property ID:
    UA-xxxxxx-y is the complete Google Analytics property ID.
    xxxxxx is the Google Analytics account number. The license covers this number and all 
    Properties beneath it.
    y is the Google Analytics Property number (you can have up to 20 properties under one account).