Feature comparison

Professional Edition
Advanced Edition
Personal Edition
Read all feed formats
Number of channels Unlimited Unlimited Up to 100
Channel updates Once every 5 minutes Once every 30 minutes Once an hour
Offline support  Feed items and images Images only
Synchronization  Can use FTP or other Can use FTP or other
Sync with other feed readers  Via OPML, SIAM, others Via OPML or SIAM Via OPML
Podcast management  Basic
Ad & web-bug blocking  User-defined
Password-protected feeds
Channel filters  Maximum of 20 Maximum of 5
Channel favorites  Maximum of 20 Maximum of 5
New channel defaults 
Expiring channels 
Automatic backups 

Archive old feeds  Up to 6 months Up to 1 month
Track item revisions 
Advanced search engine 
Search channels 
Search agents  Maximum of 10 Maximum of 3
Feed item filters 

Plugin channels  Maximum of 3
Channel hooks  Maximum of 3
SOAP/XSLT channels  Maximum of 5
Metadata modules  Maximum of 3
Awasu API 

Channel reports  Maximum of 20 Maximum of 5
Auto-generate channel reports  Once every 5 minutes Once an hour
FTP channel reports 
Email channel reports 
Generate workpad reports when the workpad is changed 
Report post-processing commands 

Workpads  Maximum of 5 One only
Workpad custom fields 
Auto-add new feed items to workpads 

Custom user tools 
Custom send-to tools 
Columns in item panes 
Open channels at startup 

Customized versions of Awasu are a great way to help your clients get set up with a feed reader, preloaded with your feeds and branded with your corporate identity!

We can also make other custom changes to Awasu and provide you with your very own customized version of everyone's favorite feed reader.


Awasu is highly extensible, and plugins are available to monitor things like:

Check out the full suite here.


There are also many user-contributed skins, plugins, channel hooks and other extensions, available for free download here.