Facetime Vs Zoom (Oct 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Oct 20, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Facetime or Zoom?

Zoom is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Facetime, Zoom is rated higher (97/100) than Facetime (90/100). Zoom offers more features (8) to their users than Facetime (0).

Looking for the right Video Conferencing 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:

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Who's more expensive? Facetime or Zoom?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Video Conferencing 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 Facetime and Zoom.

Facetime price Has a free version , on a scale between 1 to 10 Facetime is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Video Conferencing software. Zoom price starts at $14.99 per user/month , when comparing Zoom to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Video Conferencing software cost.

Bottom line: Facetime cost is around the same cost of Zoom.

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 Facetime Vs. Zoom based on some of the most important and required Video Conferencing features. Facetime: We are still working to collect the list of features for Facetime. Zoom: 24/7 Telephone Support, Basic Reports, Chat, Dashboard, Email integration.

Target customer size

Facetime's typical customers include: Medium and large size businesses, and Zoom's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Facetime

ITQlick rating
(4.2/5)

Has a free version

FaceTime is a video conferencing software designed to enable two or more supported devices to establish a connection for visual and audio calls.

Categories: Communications, VoIP.

Zoom

ITQlick rating
(4.6/5)

starts at $14.99 per user/month

Zoom is a VoIP and video conferencing software created for small to large businesses. It provides integrated scheduling, cloud, and local recording, group collaboration, premium audio, Zoom meetings and rooms, ...

Categories: Communications, Video Conferencing, VoIP, Attendance Tracking, Scheduling.

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Zoom Specifications

ITQlick Score: 97/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.6/5)
Pricing: 2/10 - low cost
Category: Video Conferencing -> Zoom
Company: Zoom Video Communications
Pricing: starts at $14.99 per user/month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: Zoom review, Zoom pricing, Zoom alternatives

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Facetime: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

Zoom: 8 Features

24/7 Telephone Support
Basic Reports
Chat
Dashboard
Email integration
Call Conferencing
Call Recording
Communications
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)
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Facetime
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
90/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Has a free version
Functionality
3
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Zoom
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$14.99 per user/month
Functionality
13
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TeamViewer
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$22.90 per user/month
Functionality
15
RealPresence
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
88/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$89 per license
Functionality
3
Ubiq
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
87/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$29 per month
Functionality
4
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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.