ShipRocket Vs. Shyplite

ShipRocket Vs. Shyplite

We at ShipRocket, believe in introducing innovative features & services that help us evolve and grow along with the ecommerce industry. Following this motto, we keep enhancing our platform so that sellers can easily increase their outreach, save on cost & raise their profits overall.

Very recently, some of our sellers have started asking about the various benefits that Shiprocket offers in comparison to what Shyplite offers. To give a fair idea around it, we have come up with a detailed analysis between Shyplite & ShipRocket that should answer all your queries. Here’s how we have covered everything in detail:

1. Shipping rate comparison
2. Feature comparison
3. Why ShipRocket?

1. Shipping rates with Shiprocket:

  • Lower shipping rates
    • Save up to 37% while shipping within city
    • Save up to 33% while shipping within state
    • Save up to 28% while shipping from metro to metro city
    • Save up to 35% while shipping in rest of India
    • Save up to 25% while shipping to special zones
  • No Security deposit
  • RTO charges lower than forward charges by 5 – 15%
  • No lengthy document verification required to start shipping.


Rate chart (Pricing starts from)

Courier partner Within City Within State Metro to Metro Rest of India North east and J&K COD charges
Minimum COD charges
Shyplite 38 48 58 65 79 2.30% 50
Shiprocket 24 32 42 47 59 Flat rate in some 32

*Prices are inclusive of GST and all freight surcharge

RTO Charges
ShipRocket charges lower RTO shipping rates, which vary by about 5-10%

Shyplite ShipRocket
RTO Rates Same as forward charges 5-15% less than forward charges
Address correction charges Rs. 55 NIL
Minimum COD charge Rs. 50 Rs. 32

2. Feature comparison

ShipRocket is full of various features, using which you can improve the overall experience for your customer, manage shipments at ease, get your order returns and non-deliveries tracked, and analyze data like shipments, COD remittance, shipping expenses etc.

Shipment Reach

 Description Shyplite ShipRocket
Pin code coverage 14000+ 20000+
COD Pin codes 12000 19000
International shipping Not available Available through Fedex, DHL, Aramex

Platform Features

Shyplite ShipRocket
Courier partner recommendation No CORE – Courier Recommendation Engine : A unique option to select the most appropriate courier partner based on the pickup & delivery locations of the order
COD remittance cycle Once a week Twice a week
NDR Manager No Automated in all plans
Order sync and inventory sync No Yes
Integration with Amazon Yes Yes
Integration with Ebay No Yes
Option to choose courier partner? No Yes
Mobile App No Yes

3. Why ShipRocket?

While choosing the perfect shipping partner, all ecommerce owners should evaluate on the features being offered by various shipping service providers and then take a call. To help you pick the right one, we have done a clear feature analysis between Shyplite and ShipRocket. You can check it out below and choose which one you wish to pick knowing well about the long-term benefits that you’ll get with them individually:

1) Shiprocket’s CORE – Courier Recommendation Engine

Courier Recommendation engine named CORE by ShipRocket is an interesting platform feature that gives rating to the most appropriate courier partners after evaluating them on the basis of the pick up location of the order. It provides rating to the courier partner based on all shipping metrics like delivery performance, cost, RTO% pickup performance & COD Remittance & then suggests the courier partner, suitable for you. The highest rating and cost would be your factors to judge. This amazing self-learning solution helps in reducing the returns and ensure that the delivery of shipment happen on time.

2) Inside the Dashboard:

a) Non-Delivery & RTO manager: NDR panel in Shiprocket helps in tracking the status of your shipment. No need to wait for your Non-Delivery Report on email. Easily track the status of your non-delivered shipments in a separate RTO panel & don’t lose the track of any shipment.

With Shiprocket’s return management process, you will be able to generate reverse pickups easily and print their respective labels directly from the dashboard.

b) Reconciliation log & Shipment Tracking: Inside the Shiprocket’s dashboard, you can easily get reports like prepaid credit statement, weight differential, COD statement etc. that help you keep account for every single rupee that you spend using the panel.

c) Real time rate calculator: In order to judge the exact shipping cost before you ship, Shiprocket’s panel offers a real time rate calculator that judges the cost based on the weight and volume of the product. So you get to know the real cost before your ship.

3) Analytics and Reports

Shiprocket does extensive reporting inside the dashboard itself, using which you can take necessary actions around your business. Some of these reports are based on:
-Order & shipment report
-Credit, shipping bill report

4) Great consumer experience & send notifications easily

Shipping is an integral part of a customer’s overall online buying experience

  • Keep your customers updated with relevant order tracking details through SMS & email
  • Processing more prepaid and COD orders is easier with Shiprocket panel.
  • Real-time shipment tracking
  • Easily handle Non-delivery requests.

We hope this feature analysis would help you take the right decision. Let us know if Shiprocket is the one.

Enjoy Shipping at ease!


Ashima Kalra