Phorest Salon Vs Salon Ultimate (Aug 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Aug 25, 2020

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

Salon Ultimate is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Phorest Salon, Salon Ultimate is rated higher (91/100) than Phorest Salon (83/100). Both tools offer the same amount of features.

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 Phorest Salon Software compares with Salon and Spa Ultimate?

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...

Salon and Spa Ultimate: Salon and Spa Ultimate manages a salon or spa's employees, appointments, promotions, mailings, client data, and social networking from a single dashboard. Using tablets, phones, or computers- our state of the art software gives employees the flexibility they need to quickly book appointments, update client data, and process payments without crowdin...

Who's more expensive? Phorest Salon or Salon Ultimate 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 Phorest Salon and Salon Ultimate Software.

Phorest Salon price starts at $79 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Phorest Salon Software is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Salon software. Salon Ultimate Software price starts at $175 per month , when comparing Salon Ultimate Software to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Salon software cost.

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

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 Phorest Salon Vs. Salon Ultimate based on some of the most important and required Salon features. Phorest Salon: Employee Management, Inventory Management, Point of sale. Salon Ultimate Software: Employee Management, Point of sale, Inventory Management.

Target customer size

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

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.

Salon Ultimate

ITQlick rating
(5/5)

starts at $175 per month

Salon Ultimate Software is a growing cloud-based Salon software, it is designed to support small and medium size salons. Salon Ultimate Software received a rating of 5 from ITQlick team. The software cost is co...

Categories: Employee Engagement, Inventory Management, Salon, Point of sale, Retail Analytics POS.

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Phorest Salon: 3 Features

Employee Management
Inventory Management
Point of sale

Salon Ultimate Software: 3 Features

Employee Management
Point of sale
Inventory Management
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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Phorest
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
83/100
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
2.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$79 per month
Functionality
15
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Salon
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
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
7.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$175 per month
Functionality
10
Review
Insight
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
6.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$35 per month
Functionality
5
Booksy
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
81/100
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
5.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$25 per month
Functionality
5
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MioSalon
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
80/100
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)
$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.