IPFS rate limits
Projects are rate-limited after exceeding request counts over a short time window. These rate limits ensure the reliability of our services.
Current rate limits may change without notice.
Authenticated requests associated with a particular project have more flexible rate limits and can make more requests per second.
Authenticated API requests
Write API calls have a 150 requests per second limit for the following endpoints:
You can retrieve IPFS data using the API with a limit of 1500 requests per second for the remaining read-only methods such as:
Read-only requests from a dedicated gateway have a limit of 100 requests per second.
If you would like a custom rate limit for requests per second, contact us.