Magento POS Review - why 3.1 stars?

Magento POS by MicroBiz Review
ITQlick Score: 86/100
ITQlick Rating:
(3.1/5)
Pricing: 3.4/10 - low cost
Category: Retail & POS -> Magento POS review
Ranking:Ranked 35 out of 430 Retail & POS systems
Company: MicroBiz Cloud POS
Pricing: starts at $60 per month
Typical customers: SMBs
Platforms: Cloud
Links: Magento POS pricing, Magento POS alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Aug 25, 2022

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What is Magento POS?

Magento POS by MicroBiz is a cloud-based retail point of sale (POS) solution with an integrated retail management solution. Magento POS by MicroBiz can be regarded as a hybrid solution between two software products, that is Magento POS and MicroBiz retail POS. Magento POS by MicroBiz allows a user to use the already Magento POS data to set up new MicroBiz POS system.

Magento POS provides an interface integration to the MicroBiz POS hence allowing data input or update to be synched in both systems. This POS by MicroBiz allows other features such as inventory management, purchasing, sales recording, and customer database among others. Magento POS by MicroBiz is a product of a merger between MicroBiz and Magneto, which are companies based in the United States.

Who is it best for?

The typical customers include the following business size: SMBs.

What is the actual cost?

Magento POS by MicroBiz has been discontinued and is now MicroBiz Cloud POS. MicroBiz Cloud POS pricing depends on two subscription offerings: Standard Store and Enterprise Store. A 21-day free trial is also available.

Standard Store pricing starts at $60 per month or $600 per year, and it covers one register, a POS register, inventory management, customer orders, etc. Enterprise Store pricing starts at $90 per month or $900 per year, and it covers all features of the Standard Store plan plus vendor catalogs, QuickBooks Online sync, and WooCommerce integrations.

ITQlick pricing score is 3.4 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Access ITQlick pricing guide for Magento POS. You can also find here pricing information from Magento POS's website.

Pros

  • MicroBiz Cloud POS is a feature-rich retail POS solution
  • The software is generally easy to use and understand
  • MicroBiz Cloud POS pricing is affordable for small businesses

Cons

  • The eCommerce integrations on MicroBiz Cloud POS are sometimes problematic
  • The software does not have mobile apps

How it stacks up?

Access a head to head analysis of Magento POS vs alternative software solutions.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is it the best Retail & POS system?

Magento POS is ranked 35 out of 430 software in their category (Retail & POS systems).

How they are rated on ITQlick?

The rating of Magento POS is 3.1 stars out of 5 and the total score is 86 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Is it an easy to use Software?

Yes, Magento POS makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is it cloud-based?

Yes, they offer cloud based hosting, which means IT resources are retrieved through web-based tools and applications and you don't need to buy servers and additional hardware equipment.

Can it be used on mobile?

No, currently Magento POS can't be accessed on mobile, you would need to access it from your computer.

What should we ask during a demo session?

Differences between Magento POS and alternatives?

The most popular alternatives to Magento POS in 2022: ShopKeep by Lightspeed, NetSuite for Retail, Rezku, Revel POS, Epos Now. Access the complete competitors analysis here - Magento POS VS Retail & POS Software alternatives.

Is Magento POS right for you or your business?

MicroBiz Cloud POS is a retail POS solution for retailers across several verticals, such as fashion, music, jewelry, liquor, etc., and eCommerce businesses. The software is highly scalable for single and multi-store operations. A-Plus Computers, The Doll House, and Montana Outdoor Sports are some notable clients that use MicroBiz Cloud POS.

List of categories

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