Booksy Vs Phorest Salon

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Aug 27, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Booksy or Phorest Salon?

Booksy is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Phorest Salon, Phorest Salon is rated higher (83/100) than Booksy (81/100). Phorest Salon offers more features (3) to their users than Booksy (0). There is a clear winner in this case and it is Phorest Salon!

Looking for the right Salon solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Booksy compares with Phorest Salon Software?

Booksy: Booksy for Customers is a FREE booking system for people looking to schedule appointments for health & beauty services. Customers can download the app (available for Android & iOS) or visit marketplace www.booksy.net to find local services. Whether it’s finding new health & beauty services or booking with your favorite one, scheduling appointments ...

Phorest Salon Software: In Phorest we are focused on helping salon owners to continually achieve the two most important areas of salon growth. Getting clients back more often and increasing average spend. We do this by providing salon owners with the technology and marketing tools to make life easier such as the ability to manage appointments, scan products and make sales...

Who's more expensive? Booksy or Phorest Salon Software?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Salon software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Booksy and Phorest Salon Software.

Booksy price starts at $25 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Booksy is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Salon software. Phorest Salon Software price starts at $79 per month , when comparing Phorest Salon Software to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Salon software cost.

Bottom line: Booksy is more expensive than Phorest Salon Software.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Booksy Vs. Phorest Salon based on some of the most important and required Salon features. Booksy: We are still working to collect the list of features for Booksy. Phorest Salon Software: Employee Management, Inventory Management, Point of sale.

Target customer size

Booksy's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, and Phorest Salon Software's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Booksy

ITQlick rating
(4.7/5)

starts at $25 per month

Booksy is a trending cloud-based Professional Services Automation software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. Booksy received a rating of 4.7 from ITQlick team. The software cost ...

Categories: Appointment Scheduling, Calendar, Professional Services Automation, Retail Analytics POS.

Phorest Salon

ITQlick rating
(4.9/5)

starts at $79 per month

Phorest Salon Software is a growing cloud-based Retail-POS software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. Phorest Salon Software received a rating of 4.9 from ITQlick team. The softw...

Categories: Employee Engagement, Inventory Management, iPad POS, Merchandising POS, Mobile POS Systems.

Compare specifications

Booksy Specifications

ITQlick Score: 81/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.7/5)
Pricing: 4/10 - average cost
Category: Salon -> Booksy
Company: Booksy
Pricing: starts at $25 per month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: Booksy review, Booksy pricing, Booksy alternatives

Compare features

Booksy: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

Phorest Salon Software: 3 Features

Employee Management
Inventory Management
Point of sale
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality score
Software review
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Booksy
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
81/100
Pricing
5.4/10
License pricing
$25 per month
Functionality
5
Review
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Phorest
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$79 per month
Functionality
15
Salon
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
7.2/10
License pricing
$175 per month
Functionality
10
Review
Insight
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
6.6/10
License pricing
$35 per month
Functionality
5
MioSalon
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$10 per month
Functionality
15
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.