Compare Core vs Smartsheet
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comparison of Core vs. Smartsheet
based on data from user reviews. Core rates 3.3/5 stars with 6 reviews. Smartsheet rates 4.1/5 stars with 912 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.95
1 User
Individual
$14
/ month
 
Business
$25
/month
 
Enterprise
Contact
for pricing
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Core
Contact BQE Software Inc
Starting at $9.951 User
Free Trial
Smartsheet
Individual
$14/ month
Business
$25/month
Enterprise
Contactfor pricing
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
6.4
8.4
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.9
8.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
8.4
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.4
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
8.5
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.1
7.8
Meets Requirements
Core
6.4
Smartsheet
8.4
Ease of Use
Core
6.9
Smartsheet
8.2
Ease of Setup
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.4
Ease of Admin
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.5
Quality of Support
Core
6.4
Smartsheet
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.5
Product Direction (% positive)
Core
6.1
Smartsheet
7.8

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.7
Due Dates
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.8
Task Prioritization
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.5
To-Do Lists
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.5
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.7
Comments
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.2
Documents and Uploads
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.4
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.5
Calendar View
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.1
Baselining / KPIs
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.5
Project Budgeting
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.7
Issue Tracking
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.9
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.0
Portfolio Budgeting
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.8
What-If Scenarios
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.3
Workflow
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.2
Request Management
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.0
Cost Tracking
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.8
ROI and Forecasting
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.6
Risk Analysis
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.6
Resource Management
Resource Database
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.9
Resource Allocation
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.0
Workload Capacity
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.1
Time Tracking
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.0
Platform
Alerts
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.2
Mobile
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.8
User, Role, and Access Management
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.4
API / Integrations
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.4
Reporting and Dashboards
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.9
Customization
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
7.8
Performance and Reliability
Core
Not enough data available
Smartsheet
8.6

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
66.7%
32.2%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
33.3%
38.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
29.7%
Core
Small-Business
66.7%
Mid-Market
33.3%
Enterprise
0%
Smartsheet
Small-Business
32.2%
Mid-Market
38.1%
Enterprise
29.7%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
28.6%
Information Technology and Services
11.3%
 
Renewables & Environment
14.3%
Computer Software
7.8%
 
Marketing and Advertising
14.3%
Marketing and Advertising
6.8%
 
Financial Services
14.3%
Higher Education
5.6%
 
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Hospital & Health Care
4.2%
 
Other
14.3%
Other
64.3%
Core
Computer Software
28.6%
Renewables & Environment
14.3%
Marketing and Advertising
14.3%
Financial Services
14.3%
Civil Engineering
14.3%
Other
14.3%
Smartsheet
Information Technology and Services
11.3%
Computer Software
7.8%
Marketing and Advertising
6.8%
Higher Education
5.6%
Hospital & Health Care
4.2%
Other
64.3%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sara H.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Ease of inputting time in through the time card function. Great customer support. Love being able to check client budgets in real time.

Scott B.
Consultant in Computer Software

SmartSheet's simplicity and intuitive design make it very easy to become productive very quickly. It combines the best aspects of Microsoft Excel like the ability to create complex formulas with the sharing, collaborative parts of Google spreadsheets.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

Lots of issues with security settings and access, printing, core updates that delete our existing information or files, information being moved around or lost, being incompatible with quickbooks. Help desk is useless, usually the resolution is having to...

Jeff N.
Administrator

Slowest app to load, sometimes takes several reloads for app to become available. Slower than any other app I use. Downtime for maintenance. Have to log back in after maintenance. Adertisement banners appearing across top of page more and more. Can't merge...

 
Core
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sara H.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Ease of inputting time in through the time card function. Great customer support. Love being able to check client budgets in real time.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

Lots of issues with security settings and access, printing, core updates that delete our existing information or files, information being moved around or lost, being incompatible with quickbooks. Help desk is useless, usually the resolution is having to...

Smartsheet
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Scott B.
Consultant in Computer Software

SmartSheet's simplicity and intuitive design make it very easy to become productive very quickly. It combines the best aspects of Microsoft Excel like the ability to create complex formulas with the sharing, collaborative parts of Google spreadsheets.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slowest app to load, sometimes takes several reloads for app to become available. Slower than any other app I use. Downtime for maintenance. Have to log back in after maintenance. Adertisement banners appearing across top of page more and more. Can't merge...

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Videos

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See how Smartsheet works across an organization to make projects and team collaboration easy. Integration videos: JIRA, Salesforce, Microsoft O365, G Suite, Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams. Customer Videos: MOD Pizza, Cisco. Project Portfolio Managment in Smartsheet

Core
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Smartsheet

See how Smartsheet works across an organization to make projects and team collaboration easy. Integration videos: JIRA, Salesforce, Microsoft O365, G Suite, Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams. Customer Videos: MOD Pizza, Cisco. Project Portfolio Managment in Smartsheet

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