Since we're on a major migration process of this website, some component documents here are out of sync right now. In the meantime you may want to look at the asciidoc in the repository: https://github.com/apache/camel/blob/master/README.md https://github.com/apache/camel/blob/master/components/readme.adoc
How does Camel compare to Synapse?
We are Camel developers so take what you read here with a pinch of salt. If you want to read a less biased comparison try reading this review which has a slight Synapse bias since the author mostly uses Synapse
However we think the main differences are: