Compare Basecamp vs Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management

See this comparison of Basecamp vs. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management based on data from user reviews. Basecamp rates 4.0/5 stars with 2003 reviews. Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management rates 4.0/5 stars with 1243 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

 
Basecamp For Us
$29 per month
Project Professional (Project Managers)
$1,159.99
 
Basecamp With Clients
$79 per month
Project Standard (Project Managers)
$589.99
 
Basecamp Big
$3,000 per year
Project Online Premium
$55 /User/Month
 
Project Online Professional
$30 /User/Month
 
Project Online Essentials
$7 /User/Month
 
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Meets RequirementsSee More
8.4
(Based on 1918 reviews)
8.4
(Based on 1166 reviews)
Ease of UseSee More
Ease of UseSee More
8.7
(Based on 1921 reviews)
7.4
(Based on 1172 reviews)
Ease of SetupSee More
Ease of SetupSee More
8.9
(Based on 710 reviews)
7.7
(Based on 417 reviews)
Ease of AdminSee More
Ease of AdminSee More
8.8
(Based on 675 reviews)
7.8
(Based on 392 reviews)
Quality of SupportSee More
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8.4
(Based on 1139 reviews)
7.7
(Based on 916 reviews)
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
8.9
(Based on 579 reviews)
8.1
(Based on 363 reviews)
Product Direction (% positive)See More
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7.6
(Based on 1905 reviews)
6.8
(Based on 1153 reviews)
Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
51.4%
23.9%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
31.9%
28.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
16.7%
48.0%
 
Marketing and Advertising
18.1%
Information Technology and Services
16.3%
 
Information Technology and Services
7.0%
Higher Education
5.1%
 
Higher Education
7.0%
Hospital & Health Care
4.6%
 
Internet
5.9%
Computer Software
4.5%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.6%
Construction
3.6%
 
Other
56.3%
Other
65.9%
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Internet

Caveman ready interface. It's like an apple product; crack it open and go.

John O.
User in Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing

Microsoft Project has been a standard for tracking projects of various sizes. The dependency chaining works quite well and helps visualize resource and task scheduling. Good for milestone tracking at a high level, while also designating resources to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

Brittany T.
User in Computer Software

It is buggy and difficult to use at times. It does not lend its self to ease of use.

 
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