Advanced Sphinx Search Pro for Magento 2

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro is the most adaptive Magento 2 search engine! It gets customers search needs in a split second and provides highly relevant results. Close your store search issues with our solution: no more empty results! Get more orders with the Extension and watch how your conversion grows!

Compatible with:   Community: 2.0-2.1.*
Enterprise: 2.0-2.1.*

The Fastest and the Smartest Store Search Engine

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro is fast enough to perform search and provide search results within a moment: the searching speed is over 500 queries/sec against 1,000,000 skus! At the same time our extension is smart enough to turn all your customers search queries into the relevant results.

Advanced Search solution allows your store users to receive correct search results for words, containing dashes or any other non-alphabetic symbols, - so called Longtail search.

Moreover, you may manage the order of products in search results and set desired items higher, than the other ones, using attribute weight feature.

Our extension also resolutely deals with the issue of the words, useless in searching, like “a”, “and” etc. Such words will simply be removed from the search phrase!

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro allows to manage synonyms: built-in synonyms dictionary already contains 60370 items (for English language), and you are able to add your own ones!

The more convenient search you use for your store, the more satisfied customers you get!

10 Advantages You Get With Advanced Sphinx Search Pro

  • Highly relevant search results in no time!
  • Search by multiple content types
  • Long-tail search option.
  • Easy synonyms managing.
  • Extremely high indexing speed.
  • Manage search results order to sell more products!
  • Automatic stop words skipping.
  • Searching by product categories, IDs, child products etc.
  • Wildcard search option.
  • Excellent shoppers experience.

Feature Highlights

Incredible relevant results

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro suggests your store customers user-friendly search logic.

They will be able to search by the entire key phrase or by separate words. Search results got by shoppers are highly relevant! It seems, like our extension reads your store customers’ thoughts!

The more relevant search results are, the more returned visitors you get!

Let your customers feel cared for with Advanced Sphinx Search Pro!

Multi Search Feature

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro allows you to get results from the multiple store entities!

Our extension is so smart, that your customers will see the answers for their search queries from:

  • products
  • categories
  • wordpress blog
  • other content (policies, terms etc.).

Give your customers in-depth search results and make them closer to their next purchase in your store!

Clear Search Settings Interface

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro interface is quite clear and intuitive. So you can change any setting fast and easy.

You may use different types of search engines:

  • built-in Sphinx engine;
  • external Sphinx engine;
  • MySQL.

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro is fully featured and flexible solution! Make all necessary settings with ease and comfort!

Flexible Search Index Options

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro allows you to enable or disable any moment the following options for search indexes:

  • searching by parent categories names
  • searching by child products (for bundle and configurable products)
  • searching by product ID
  • searching by custom options (if you created any)
  • pushing Out of Stock products to the end of search results list.

Our solution lets you meet all your customers needs and give them the most relevant search results ever!

Separate Settings For Different Content Types

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro has an option to create separate search indexes for each type of your store content.

You can create the following search indexes:

  • products
  • categories
  • blog
  • CMS pages
  • forum entries
  • catalog attributes
  • catalog search queries.

Or create your own unique search index!

Return the Most Important Attributes At The Top

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro allows you to manage not only the positions of search indexes in the results, but also handle the order of different attributes!

If you need some attributes prevail on the others, just value their Weight from 1 to 10 to arrange their priorities in searching.

For example, you want the search engine to search by Product Titles first of all. Assign the Title attribute Weight 10 and enjoy your search results!

Take control of your searching flows and provide your customers highly relevant results!

Singular and Plural Searches

Regardless of key phrase form (singular or plural) your customers will get the most relevant results!

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro allows you to relax and be confident that your store search engine will not let you down! Get the most out of your store search results and make your customers shopping experience smooth and elegant!

Stemming Support

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro support stemming option!

This means, our search engine will reduce (literally cut) the keyword, entered to the search string, to its base form and provide the results, containing this root form of the word.

For example, if a customer searches for ‘cats’, he/she gets the results, containing ‘catlike’, ‘catty’ etc.) as based on the root ‘cat’.

The advantage of this feature is your customers will see the most full list of results and most likely pick out some items!

Check Search Engine Status Within a Second

Advanced Sphinx Search Pro backend interface allows you easily check if the engine functioning right.

Just click Check Status and you will get checking results in a split second (feature available for External Sphinx Engine)!

If your engine works fine, you will see the green check mark and detailed report right in the same window.

Wildcard Support

Another useful feature is Wildcard search: if you enable this option, your store customers will be able to perform inquiries, based on a character pattern, matching between the characters specified in a query and words in store content, that contain those character patterns.

For example, if your customer enters ‘sweat*’, he/she gets the results, including all items, beginning with ‘sweat’.

This feature also covers single and plural searches.

Install Advanced Sphinx Search Pro and easily get more sales!

Here is what Advanced Sphinx Search Pro solution customers say:

"With this extension your search results is improved extremely. Truly recommended! And as always flawless support from Mirasvit team."

"I noticed lately the fact that people are so lazy to navigate for products and they prefer to input what they search for in the search bar.
And more than this, clients are not patient, even if they do mistakes while typing they get anxious and quit the shop.
This extension solves great the above mentioned problems, being so powerful and having also grammar and syntax correction possibilities."




  • Fixed an issue with memory limits during indexation
  • Fixed an issue with built-in search by very large description




  • Fixed an issue with indexes translations






  • Ability to set custom search weight for products




  • Prepare cms block during categories reindex


  • Fixed an issue with multistore results + added redirect via native store switcher controller




  • Ability to search by blocks content in cms pages


  • Fixed an sphinx issue related with attributes




  • Fixed an issue with sphinx index attributes




  • Fixed an issue with category index (multi-store configuration)




  • Added pager to wordpress blog search results


  • Fixed an issue related with creating temporary table on external database (external wordpress blog)




  • Fixed an issue with displaying inline blocks, when search by cms pages
  • Search sphinx with 2.1
  • Fixed an issue with multi-store configuration




  • Fixed an issue with applying results limit on category page




  • Added additional exceptions for 404 to redirect




  • Compatibility with Magento 2.1
  • Fixed an issue with "Enable redirect from 404 to search results"




  • Ability to reset sphinx daemon




  • Fixed an issue with multistore results




  • Added ability to search by Magefan Blog module




  • Added special chars to sphinx configuration charset table




  • Moved SphinxQL lib to module


  • Fixed an issue with synonyms




  • Added additional file extension exceptions to 404 observer


  • Fixed an issue with min_word_len (search with dashes 0-1)




  • SSU2-13 - Fix issue with synonyms

1.0.15, 1.0.16



  • Improved performance of query builder


  • Fixed an sphinx query error after adding new attribute




  • Fixed an issue with cronjobs




  • Added console command for reindex search indexes


  • Fixed an issue with search by child product SKU
  • Fixed css issue with active search tab, when HTML minification is enabled
  • Fixed an issue with menu
  • Fixed an issue with score builder for mysql engine




  • Fixed an issue with area code (cli mode)
  • Fixed an javascript error when html minification is enabled
  • Fixed an issue with plural queries




  • Integrated Mirasvit Knowledge Base




  • Default index configuration
  • Ability to search products only in active categories


  • Fixed possible issue with score sql query
  • Fixed an issue with results limit


  • Description for Search only by active categories
  • Updated installation steps




  • Default index configuration
  • Improved feature 404 to search
  • Console commands for import/remove synonyms/stopwords
  • Added default lemmatizer for EN, DE
  • Improved sphinx configuration file
  • Fallback engine for sphinx
  • SSU2-9 -- Search by Mirasvit Blog MX
  • i18n


  • Updated installation steps
  • Information about synonyms and stopwords


  • Fixed an issue with stopwords import controller
  • Added Symfony/Yaml to required packages
  • Fixed an issue with importing synonyms and stopwords
  • Fixed an issue with product list toolbar
  • Fixed compatibility issue with Manadev_LayeredNavigation
  • SSU2-8 -- mysql2 not found, when save product




  • Fixed an issue with segmentation fault (PHP7) during reindex




  • Fixed an issue with special chars in sphinx query (@)
  • Fixed an issue with "Default Category" in search results for category search index
  • Updated MCore version
  • Formatting
  • Fixed an issue with number of products at category pages (limit, offset)




  • Fixed an issue with NOT cacheable block ""
  • Fixed an issue with upgrade script (synonyms and stopwords)
  • SSU2-3 -- Fixed an issue with sh output in console (sh: searchd: command not found)




  • SSU2-1 - Multi-store search results


  • Itegration tests

Reasons to choose Mirasvit

Client focusing and satisfaction

It is our main goal. A big part of our new clients come from referrals from our existing clients. Our professional team of developers, marketers and support invest the best knowledge and experience, so you could come back to us again and again.

Remarkable support

30-days free and high quality support. We make an effort to satisfy you with work of every module you have purchased in our store. Helping you with installation, configuration, answering your every question, we do all our best to eliminate any possible problems.

Risk-free Investment

30-days money back guarantee. If you are not satisfied with work of our extension for any reason we provide a full refund.

Constant improvements and upgrades

We provide you 1 year of free updates. We constantly add new features to all our modules. We are absolutely interested to hear your opinion and to implement your suggested features in our future developments.

Comprehensive Documentation

We provide an expanded user guide for every our extension, so you can find answers for all your burning questions.

Unencrypted source code of our products

You can customize extensions according to your needs and requirements.

Usability and Performance

Module is easy to install and easy to upgrade, just follow step by step our user guide.

Safe Magento updates

No core modifications. Just copy extension files to store root directory.