Compare Zendesk and FocalScope - Jun 2024

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jun 05, 2024

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Zendesk or FocalScope?

FocalScope is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Zendesk, and Zendesk is rated higher (92/100) than FocalScope (84/100). Zendesk offers users more features (23) than FocalScope (0). There is a clear winner in this case and it is Zendesk!

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

Zendesk Vs. FocalScope Ltd

Zendesk: Zendesk is founded in Copenhagen, Denmark. Zendesk is the leading cloud-based customer service software solution. More than 20,000 companies such as Groupon, Box, and Zappos are using Zendesk to lower costs, raise productivity, and increase customer satisfaction.

FocalScope Ltd: FocalScope was established in 2005 and has since become synonymous with excellence in the customer support and business communications sectors. Specializing in software development, we set out to create a help desk system that could withstand the demands of 21st-century customer service. Our global offices currently include the following locations:...

Who is more expensive? Zendesk or FocalScope?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Help Desk software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance and support and other related services. When calculating the TCO, it's important to add all of these ”hidden costs” as well. We prepared a TCO (Total Cost) calculator for Zendesk and FocalScope.

Zendesk price starts at $49 per agent/month , On a scale between 1 to 10 Zendesk is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Help Desk software. FocalScope price starts at $9 per agent/month , When comparing FocalScope to its competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Help Desk software cost.

Bottom line: Zendesk cost is around the same cost of FocalScope.

Which software includes more/better features?

We've compared Zendesk Vs. FocalScope based on some of the most important and required Help Desk features.

Zendesk: this software is considered "feature-rich" with more than 10 important features, here is a partial list: Customer Survey, Email Integration, Knowledge Base/FAQ, Multi-Site Support, Rules/Workflows, Scheduling, Self Service Portal, Service Level Agreements.

FocalScope: We are still working to collect the list of features for FocalScope.

Target customer size

Zendesk is the tool for any company, big or small, that has to deal with a certain number of customers on daily basis and needs an evolving platform to facilitate this process. and FocalScope's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.



Zendesk

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

starts at $49 per agent/month

Zendesk is a SaaS and a cloud-based customer service software that help the user to manage customers. The solution enables the user to build more meaningful productive as well as personal relationships with cus...

Categories: Customer Service, Ticket Management, Help Desk, Document Management.

FocalScope

ITQlick rating
(5/5)

starts at $9 per agent/month

FocalScope is a trending cloud-based CRM software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. FocalScope received a rating of 5 from ITQlick team. The software cost is considered affordabl...

Categories: Automatic Call Distribution (ACD), Banking CRM, Casino CRM, Complaint Management, Customer Success.

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Zendesk: 23 Features

Customer Survey
Email Integration
Knowledge Base/FAQ
Multi-Site Support
Rules/Workflows
Scheduling
Self Service Portal
Service Level Agreements
Change Management
Customer Survey
Email Integration
Knowledge Base/FAQ
Multi-Site Support
Rules/Workflows
Scheduling
Self Service Portal
Service Level Agreements
Customer Database
Customer Self Service Portal
Customer Service
Customer Support Tracking
Knowledge Base
Mail Order Sales

FocalScope: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
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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Zendesk
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$49 per agent/month
Functionality
48
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FocalScope
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
84/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$9 per agent/month
Functionality
26
Freshdesk
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$15 per agent/month
Functionality
39
SolarWin...
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
4.2/10
License pricing
$19 per technician/month
Functionality
38
Zoho Des...
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
$14 per agent/month
Functionality
3

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Shlomi Lavi is an entrepreneur and founder of ITQlick.com. He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information Systems Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 17 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant and implementation expert for small, medium and large-sized (global) companies. Shlomi’s goal is to share the best knowledge and news about information systems so you can make smarter buying decisions for your business.