NOVA POS Vs Merchant RMS (Aug 2020)

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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
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NOVA
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
85/100
Pricing score 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
3.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$89.99 per month
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
15
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
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Merchant
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
62/100
Pricing score 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
6.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$10,000 per license
Hosting
On premise
Functionality score
6
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
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Rent
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
86/100
Pricing score 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
4.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$129 per month
Hosting
NA
Functionality score
7
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Profit
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
85/100
Pricing score 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
3.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$500 per license
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
16
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
Software review
COMCASH
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
84/100
Pricing score 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
4.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$125 per month
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
50
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
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NOVA POS Vs. Merchant RMS: Which is better?

Shlomi Lavi / Aug 22, 2020

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Looking for the right Retail Management POS 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:

Vendor comparison

NOVA Point of Sale: Nova is a full-service technology platform, designed to generate revenue for retail businesses. Whether you have a small business or are about to open your hundredth retail location, Nova was built for you.

Merchant Applications: Merchant Applications Inc. is a POS / Retail Management Systems developer and a total solution provider for specialty retailers. We offer complete systems including software, hardware, and professional services such as project management, training, and installation. Based on Microsoft Windows technologies (.net and SQL Server ), we also offer software customization to fulfill your most demanding requirements. From the point of sale at remote stores, through integrated communications to the home office, we offer a broad range of functionality to help you manage your operations efficiently and profitably. Whether you require an end-to-end solution or integration to a manufacturing, distribution, or merchandising system, we have the expertise to implement a solution designed specifically for you.

Pricing/cost comparison

The real cost of Retail Management POS software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training cost, customization cost, required hardware, and the cost of maintenance & support and other related services. It's critical that you account for all of these costs to gain an understanding of the system's "total cost of ownership". We prepared a total cost calculator for NOVA POS TCO and Merchant RMS total cost to help with the total cost of ownership calculation.

NOVA POS price Starting from $89.99 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 NOVA Point of Sale is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Retail Management POS software. Merchant RMS price Starting from $10,000 per license , when comparing Merchant RMS to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Retail Management POS software cost.

Bottom line:Merchant RMS is more expensive than NOVA POS.

Features and functionality

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 NOVA POS Vs. Merchant RMS based on some of the most important and required Retail Management POS features.
NOVA POS: Customer Database, Inventory Management, Retail & POS, Point of sale, Barcode Scanning, ..
Merchant RMS list of features include the following: We are still working to collect the list of features of Merchant RMS.

Target customer size

The typical customers who benefit from using the Nova POS software are those belonging to small to medium-sized business as well as large enterprises the retail, marketing, commercial and HR industries. and Merchant RMS's target customer size include: Small business, Medium business, Large business.

NOVA POS

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

Starting from $89.99 per month

The Nova Point of Sale app empowers business owners to be connected and in control all the time. This software offers extremely powerful and efficient tools for store owners for one or more locations. This make...

Categories: Inventory Management, Barcode Scanning, Retail & POS, Cell Phone Store POS, iPad POS.

Merchant RMS

ITQlick rating
(4.7/5)

Starting from $10,000 per license

Merchant RMS is a fast growing cloud-based Inventory Management software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. Merchant RMS received a rating of 4.7 from ITQlick team. The software c...

Categories: Payroll, Inventory Management, Barcoding, WMS, Invoicing.

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NOVA POS: 5 Features

Customer Database
Inventory Management
Retail & POS
Point of sale
Barcode Scanning

Merchant RMS: 0 Features

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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.