SOFTakeoff Review - why 2.8 stars?

SOFTakeoff  Review
ITQlick Score: 84/100
ITQlick Rating:
Pricing: 3.2/10 - low cost
Category: Construction -> SOFTakeoff review
Ranking:Ranked 64 out of 443 Construction systems
Company: Crest Software
Pricing: starts at $1,295 per license
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: SOFTakeoff pricing, SOFTakeoff alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: May 29, 2022

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What is SOFTakeoff ?

SOFTakeoff is a cloud-based construction software that enables contractors to manage takeoffs without a digitizer. It also allows them to manage 2D site works and other structures and building works using built-in routines. These features enable firms to deliver accurate measurements, thereby improving contract bidding power.

The software highlight features include on-screen takeoff, SMARTPlot technology, multi-format read, and calibrated "floating" ruling. SOFTakeoff is a Roctek International product, a software development company founded in 1985; it has its main office at Milton, Florida, USA, and a current employee size from 10 to 50.

Who is it best for?

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

What is the actual cost?

The cost of license starts at $1,295 per license. ITQlick pricing score is 3.2 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Access ITQlick pricing guide for SOFTakeoff . You can also find here pricing information from SOFTakeoff 's website.

Pros

  • The software can read AutoCAD DXF file formats
  • Users can export from the software to Microsoft Excel
  • It can provide Circular columns for data
  • The Routines function within the software is advanced enough for angle measurements

Cons

  • The software is not available for MacOS for now
  • It is not deployable on mobile devices as of yet

How it stacks up?

Access a head to head analysis of SOFTakeoff vs alternative software solutions.
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2.8/5
Score
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License pricing
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is it the best Construction system?

SOFTakeoff is ranked 64 out of 443 software in their category (Construction systems).

How they are rated on ITQlick?

The rating of SOFTakeoff is 2.8 stars out of 5 and the total score is 84 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, SOFTakeoff makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is it 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 SOFTakeoff 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 SOFTakeoff and alternatives?

The most popular alternatives to SOFTakeoff in 2023: Procore, PlanGrid, BuilderTREND, CoConstruct, eSUB. Access the complete competitors analysis here - SOFTakeoff VS Construction Software alternatives.

Is SOFTakeoff right for you or your business?

The software is suitable for small, medium, and large businesses, mainly in the Construction industry. Furthermore, estimators, road construction firms, and housing project managers would find SOFTakeoff handy for their operations. TMG Construction, Advanced Asphalt, and LMJ Construction are notable customers to which the software caters.

List of categories

Construction
Construction Estimating
Roofing Contractor
Takeoff

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