MicroStation V8i Review - why 3.5 stars?

MicroStation V8i Review
ITQlick Score: 88/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.5/5)
Pricing: 6.6/10 - high cost
Category: Computer aided design -> MicroStation V8i
Ranking:Ranked 1 out of 32 Computer aided design systems
Company: Bentley Systems Inc
Pricing: starts at $1,955 per year
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: MicroStation V8i pricing, MicroStation V8i alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 29, 2022

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What is MicroStation V8i and its features?

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 software cost is considered average (3.3/5) when compared to other solutions in their category.

What is MicroStation V8i rating?

The rating of MicroStation V8i is 3.5 stars out of 5 and the total score is 88 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Who uses MicroStation V8i?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is it easy to use?

Yes, MicroStation V8i makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is MicroStation V8i cloud-based?

No, the software in not cloud based so you would need to install it locally and connect it directly to a server.

Can it be used on mobile?

No, currently MicroStation V8i can't be accessed on mobile, you would need to access it from your computer.

Is MicroStation V8i the best Computer aided design system?

MicroStation V8i is ranked 1 out of 32 software in their category (Computer aided design systems).

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to MicroStation V8i: Solid Edge ST4, Autodesk Revit, SpaceClaim Engineer, Autodesk SketchBook Pro 7, Autodesk Inventor, SketchUp Pro, MagicDraw, Poser Pro 2012, Corel CorelDRAW Technical Suite X7, TurboCAD Pro 21 Platinum Edition. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of MicroStation V8i?

Microstation VIRTUOSO subscription commences from $1955 per year. This plan is best for small and medium size businesses. For businesses that want one time licensing starts at $6386. The Large organizations can contact the team for the pricing.

What is the REAL total cost of implementation? on top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate you need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 6.6 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). You can fine here the REAL total cost breakdown for MicroStation V8i. You can also find here pricing information from MicroStation V8i's website.

What should you ask Bentley Systems Inc during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with MicroStation V8i and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching MicroStation V8i in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

List of categories

Computer aided design

List of features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

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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.