- all plugins are responsive
- touch gestures (swipe) support is compared
- the cost is 0, free to use
Actually, there is a little exception, when talking about the price. Fancybox has free licence for open source projects, but paid in commercial use. But thanks to its popularity, it is included in the table.
Caption configuration, and arrow keys navigation are available in all plugins.
|yes||Very tiny, but with all usually needed functions.|
|yes||Popular lightbox does (almost) everything. Problematic is a licence. Docs of version 3 are worse than 2.|
|no||Basic and easy to use. CSS styling not very fancy.|
|yes||Simple, but preferable over previous one.|
|no||Propably legend among lightboxes, similar to FeatherLightGallery|
|yes||Very nice styled, zoom effect, full screen mode, some limitations, e.g. you need to define image size.|
There is almost not bad choice, if talking about lightbox. All do the job well, so it depends more on your specification.
Do you need thumbnails? The setting is available in fancybox plugin.