Cost - Media Insights on AWS


You are responsible for the cost of the AWS services used while running this solution. As of April 2022, the cost for running this solution with the default settings in the US East (N. Virginia) Region is approximately $24 per month without free tiers, or $13 per month with free tiers for 100 workflow runs. Add approximately $2.40 for each additional 100 workflow runs. Most MIE use cases are covered by the free tier for all AWS services except Amazon Kinesis and AWS Lambda.

Table 1: Cost per month for 100 workflow runs

This solution uses the following resources that are billed on a monthly basis.

AWS service Quantity Cost
Amazon API Gateway 1 million workflows $ 3.50
Amazon DynamoDB 1 million workflows $ 0.25
AWS Lambda 100 workflows $ 4.75
Amazon Kinesis 100 workflows $12.56
Amazon SQS 1 million workflows $ 0.40
Amazon SNS 1 million workflows No charge
Amazon S3 100 workflows $ 2.30
AWS X-Ray 100 workflows $ 0.0005
Total monthly cost: $23.76

The costs in Table 1 are for the Media Insights on AWS framework only. User-defined workflows might call other services, such as Amazon Rekognition, which are not included in this estimate. Prices are subject to change. For full details, refer to the pricing webpage for each AWS service you will be using in this solution.