MicroStation V8i Vs Autodesk Revit (Jun 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jun 14, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - MicroStation V8i or Autodesk Revit?

Autodesk Revit is more expensive to implement (TCO) than MicroStation V8i, MicroStation V8i is rated higher (88/100) than Autodesk Revit (83/100). Both tools offer the same amount of features.

Looking for the right Computer aided design 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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Autodesk: For more than 30 years, Autodesk software has helped designers, engineers, visual artists, students and makers imagine, design and create a better world. Advances in accessible 3D design and fabrication technology are disrupting the design, engineering and entertainment professions as we know them. As a result, Autodesk is expanding beyond our desi...

Who's more expensive? MicroStation V8i or Autodesk Revit?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Computer aided design 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 MicroStation V8i and Autodesk Revit.

MicroStation V8i price starts at $2,410 per year , on a scale between 1 to 10 MicroStation V8i is rated 6, which is similar to the average cost of Computer aided design software. Autodesk Revit price starts at $1,323 per license , when comparing Autodesk Revit to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Computer aided design software cost.

Bottom line: MicroStation V8i cost is around the same cost of Autodesk Revit.

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 MicroStation V8i Vs. Autodesk Revit based on some of the most important and required Computer aided design features. MicroStation V8i: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support. Autodesk Revit: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support.

Target customer size

MicroStation V8i's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, The software is useful for all businesses, regardless of the size and industry.

MicroStation V8i

ITQlick rating
(3.5/5)

starts at $2,410 per year

MicroStation V8i is an award-winning cloud-based Computer aided design software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. MicroStation V8i received a rating of 3.5 from ITQlick team. The...

Categories: Computer aided design.

Autodesk Revit

ITQlick rating
(3.8/5)

starts at $1,323 per license

Autodesk Revit is a 3D design, modeling, and simulation software solution for your business. The software was designed by Autodesk, Inc., headquartered in California, United States. Its services and application...

Categories: Computer aided design.

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MicroStation V8i: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

Autodesk Revit: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support
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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MicroStation
ITQlick rating
3.5/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
6.6/10
License pricing
$2,410 per year
Functionality
4
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Autodesk
ITQlick rating
3.8/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
7/10
License pricing
$1,323 per license
Functionality
4
Solid
ITQlick rating
3.4/5
Score
86/100
Pricing
5.8/10
License pricing
$5,300 per license
Functionality
4
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SpaceClaim
ITQlick rating
3.1/5
Score
82/100
Pricing
5/10
License pricing
$2,445 per license
Functionality
4
Autodesk
ITQlick rating
3.1/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
3.4/10
License pricing
$65 per license
Functionality
3
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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.