How much does it cost to send/receive a picture message over a short code?

Pricing for sending picture messages over short codes starts at 2¢ to send a picture message and 1¢ to receive a picture message. In addition there are small short code carrier fees that are added to the cost for all messages sent over a short code. For more details on pricing for sending picture messages over short codes please see our messaging pricing page.

Please note that short codes must first be enabled to send picture messages and there is a $500 one-time carrier fee that is applied to customers who wish to add picture messaging to their new or existing short code. Please contact our sales team for more information on adding picture messaging to your short code.

The media sent/received in your messages will be saved in your account and the first 5GB/month is free. For more information please see our FAQ on media storage.