This comparison table lists all live chat support software for website, that allow online visitors to get immediate live help and support directly on web pages through a chatting widget.
This comparison chart compares pricing plans and features of these different livechat solutions. Some live chat software providers offer a free plan, but almost all of them have a free trial period that enable you to test the live chat software and decide if it really fits your needs.
It is especially great for ecommerce, online shopping to help customers to choose, decide or assist them during the buying process, usually online stores convert much more (more sales) with this kind of live support system installed.
|Zopim||Olark||LiveChat||SnapEngage||p3chat||Userlike||Smartsupp||iAdvize||Watcheezy||eAssistance Pro Live chat Solution||HeyBubble|
Zopim is a live chat support software that lets you install a widget on your website to chat and sell directly to your online customers. It will help you to see who is on your site in real time. Then you can provide live customer help when they have a query.
Zopim works with nearly every browser, IM client and mobile phone out there. Enjoy the flexibility to provide live support from anywhere.
Olark is the most beautiful and effective way to talk to your customers for sales and support. And we make it super easy for you! Solve customer problems before they have a chance to click away. Give customers the answers they need immediately and gain powerful insights about what they want for relationships that last. Olark has powerful features to give you access to visitors and their behaviors. Make your business (and your site) look good and keep your customers coming back.
LiveChat is amazingly simple and easy-in-use,
it is a powerful live chat software that helps you sell &
SnapEngage is a simple and streamlined live chat service. Engage with your visitors and improve your conversion. Live chat with your visitors From your favorite instant messenger or mobile device.
Keep all your conversations in your existing CRM or Help Desk.
P3chat is an easy to use live chat solution supporting
Skype and Google Talk and having 20+ language
Userlike offers live chat software for websites. Userlike’s live chat is a SaaS software and can be integrated into any website by copy and pasting your unique code into your site. You can chat with a browser chat client from the Userlike dashboard, or from an IM client from your desktop or smartphone.
Smartsupp is a smart live chat for e-commerce. It's localized in French, German, Polish, Russian and Czech. Smartsupp enables you to communicate with visitors on your website in real-time. It's a new way of communication between businesses and customers on the web. Boost your conversions and improve customer loyalty with Smartsupp.Smartsupp live chat helps you boost visitor conversions and improve customer loyalty, both of which is measurable in Google Analytics.
iAdvize is a user-friendly live chat support solution which enables companies to interact in real-time with their online visitors. Reactive and proactive chat invitations can help visitors complete their order which will increase conversion rates and improve customer satisfaction. With iAdvize, your agents can interact with 6 visitors simultaneously and see their website movements in real-time. This cloud-based solution has a strong behavioural targeting engine which means companies can chat with visitors in specific situations, those in the checkout funnel for example. It also provides sophisticated reports about live chat customer satisfaction, turnover generated thanks to live chat and missed contact opportunities.
|Watcheezy is an easy to use predictive
targeting engine combined with a live
Start in real-time reactive or proactive chat with your targeted visitors via Click to Chat, Click to Call and Live chat video. And lower your cart abandonment rate!
Easily implement Watcheezy into your eCommerce website. Autonomously set your behavioural targeting filters and identify your potential clients.
Watcheezy uses the WebRTC Technology for high quality audio/video calls. No plug in to install to use the service.We provide you a free API to set advanced filters.
eAssistance Pro Live chat software solution for Customer support, live help and engage online user to increase online sales. User can implement eAssistance Pro live chat support on website very easily and quickly. Software can easily integrate with CRM and commonly used Open CMS like wordpress, Joomla, magento, cakephp, prestashop, zendcart and support to mobile application as well (iphone, iPad, android , smartphone and Blacberry. Free trial is available for 30 Days.
|With HeyBubble you can track your visitors in real time and
engage them to chat, providing excellent customer service, allowing
customers to ask questions before making a purchase on your
HeyBubble offers a beautiful non-intrusive chat that is embedded in the bottom corner of your companies webpage, that creates a portal to allow communication between your customer and yourself.
HeyBubble has many great features to help you reach your customers such as real time information, statistics, chat transcripts, mobile device support and more all in one web based application.
HeyBubble is a New York based company
|Free trial period||Yes 14 days||Yes Free plan, & all paid plans have 14 days free trial||Yes fully functional for 30 days, no credit card required||Yes 15 days||Yes 14 days free trial||Yes 14 days/no credit card required/Free plan available||Yes 14 days||Yes 14 - day free trial||Yes 30 days free trial||Yes 15 days - Try full features, no credit card required||Yes 14 Days, and Freemium package|
No limits of concurrent chats.
After the free trial period, users can subscribe for the following products:
After the free trial period, user can subscribe live chat solution for Basic Plan:
|IM (Google Talk, Jabber...) integration||-||Yes||Yes Jabber compatible||Yes XMPP (Jabber)||No||Yes All Jabber compatible IMs and a very unique Skype integration|
|Desktop Applications||- Through IM clients||Yes through IM clients||Yes Windows, Mac OS X||Yes Through Google-talk and Skype IM clients on both Mac and Windows||Yes Through IM clients on desktop and mobile||Yes Compatible with instant messengers for Windows and Mac||Yes XMPP (Jabber) : Pidgin, Adium||Yes Windows Platform||Yes Using Instant Messaging systems|
|Native mobile application||Yes iOS for agents||No No native app, but any Jabber/XMPP app will work||Yes for both visitors and operators (native iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone 7 apps)||No No native app (any Google Talk client or Skype)||Yes (any Skype, Google Talk or XMPP client)||Yes Connect with Mobile Clients like Beejive, Verbs or Xabber (any XMPP chat client)||Yes XMPP (Jabber) : Xabber (Android), IM+ Instant Messenger (iOS)||No (any Google Talk client & XMPP Client)||-||Yes Web console for mobile devices||Yes Any Skype or Jabber compatible mobile app|
|Works for customers on mobile devices?||Yes Works on some mobile devices. HTML5 dashboard||Yes||Yes Works on any modern browser, does not require Flash||Yes||Yes Any browser for Rich Web Client or native app (Skype, Google Talk or XMPP)||Yes optimized for all mobile devices (smartphones & Tablets)||Yes||Yes||Yes Watcheezy is multiplateform (Computer, Mobile and Touchpad)||Yes works on all smartphones such as iPhone, iPad, Android & Blackberry devices||Yes Yes|
|Chat statistics||Yes||Yes||Yes 25+ values, interactive graphs, customizable reports available||Yes Detailed Chat Statistics available in the SnapEngage Dashboard + Google Analytics Integration||Yes Message History, rules performance.||Yes Complete Chat Statistics (Operators, widgets, goals, etc.), Integration with Google Analytics, Tracking API||Yes||Yes Measure your sales and transactions + monitor staff performance + measure satisfaction + Google Analytics||Yes Watcheezy provides statistics in real-time with reports and analytics (traffic, coverage rate, conversion rate,number of chats...)||Yes Complete chat statistics with reports and analytics||Yes Amazing statistics and reports|
|Multi-site||Yes||Yes||Yes Different customizations for each site available.||Yes Unlimited in all plans||Yes Via Departments||Yes Deploy unique widgets per site and connect with the proper operator group. Unlimited in all plans.||Yes||Yes Unlimited from the Custom plan : manage your sites as you want and operators can be multi-site||Yes Unlimited number of websites with Eezy offers||Yes Unlimited site access||Yes Unlimited|
|Multiple operators||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes Starts with one operator in the free version and no limitations in the biggest plan.||Yes||Yes Unlimited from the Pro plan||Yes||Yes Depends upon subscription package||Yes Yes, For PRO and ADVANCED packages only|
|Conversation transcripts||Yes||Yes||Yes Saved on server, so can be accessed from any place at any time||Yes||Yes||Yes Saved on servers Transcripts can be accessed at any time. Transcripts can be sent to the crm as a ticket||Yes||Yes||Yes Full conversation transcripts available and downloadable||Yes Saved both on server and on local system||Yes Chat linked in real time to visitors already chatted in the past. And full conversation transcripts available|
|Offline messages||Yes||Yes Messages sent to an email address(es) or into a CRM.||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes Sent to email address|
|Cobrowsing||No||Yes push webpages||Yes||Yes||No||Yes Guide your visitor to any page- Push webpages||No||Yes||-||Yes||No|
|Visual customization||Yes||Yes use existing themes or full CSS customization + whitelabel (non-branded) version for an additional fee||Yes use existing templates or create your own customization||Yes Have your own Look'n'Feel customized to your website starting with Businesss plan + whitelabel on Enterprise plan||-||Yes Fully customizable and text customization||Yes||Yes interface to customize the chat window as you want||Yes Customize the live chat module directly in the back office||Yes Fully customizable as per user requirements. Lots of presets available with option to use custom images and text||Yes Several themes and text customization + multiple action buttons and your company logo|
|Visitor details||Yes||Yes Geo-location, IP address, browsing time, current & past page details, referrer, No. of visits to site, browser, OS platform, name, email, username, custom data with some API customization, shopping cart info for Shopify and Magento users||Yes + Geolocation||Yes User Environment, User IP Address and User Geo Location. Also tracking of visitors navigation across site in real time.||Yes Via Rich Web Client: view all visitors real time with geo, IP, OS/browser, stats information||Yes Geo-location, Name, Email,Product, Referral, Browser, OS, Page Impressions, Visits, etc.||Yes||Yes Profile detailed with geo-localization and accessible during a discussion + followed real time by present visitors on the site||Yes IP address, browsing time, geolocation, current page details, referrer, status, browser, chat history, visit history||Yes Geo-location, IP address, browsing time, current page details, referrer, footprints, status, browser, OS platform, screen resolution, physical address||Yes Name, email, ID, Full Click Path, Time spend, IP, Browser/OS, Referrer, Number of visits, Number of chats, Date of last chats, etc...|
|Predefined responses||Yes||Yes Using 3rd Party Macros||Yes Tag-based||Yes With shortcuts||Yes||Yes Canned messages using shortcuts, can be added by both operators and admin. Can be gathered in groups||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes Canned responses available, Can be created by both admin and operators.||Yes Shortcuts using # symbol in the chat|
|International support||Yes||Yes||Yes Multilingual + option to customize localization||Yes 26 languages||Yes >20 languages||Yes Support in English, German, French, Dutch, Portuguese||Yes Chat support in English, French and Czech||Yes||Yes||Yes 20 Languages||Yes|
|Clickpath Tracker||No||Yes||Yes||Yes||-||Yes See at what url your chat partner is and how he navigates over your site.||No||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes Every pages, from referrer to current page with associated time spent|
|Transfer to another operator||Yes||Yes type !transfer command to transfer to all available operators, transcript link shows to new operator||Yes Chat history is transferred along with the visitor.||Yes Transfer easily between agents, tiers and groups||Yes !r command in IM apps, one-click in RWC.||Yes Chat including chat history is transferable to other operators. User details are transferred as well. Easy transfer by command||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes Transfer within operators from same, different departments and reference chat generated for each transferred chat||Yes To a specific operator, a group of operator or the first available operator|
|Proactive chat triggers||Yes||Yes Fully customizable rule-based triggers||Yes Rule-based triggers based on 15+ predefined, option of setting up own triggers through custom variables||Yes Proactive chat implementation engages with the visitor on behalf of an agent currently online.||Yes||Yes Fully Customizable||Yes||Yes||Yes Set your behavioral targeting rules and identify in real time your potential buyers. Start a proactive live chat with them||Yes||Yes By time spent|
|Visitor Monitoring||Yes||Yes List of visitors shows inside your IM client buddy list or on the screen if using a web-based option. Can enable notifications for when visitors land on your site.||Yes||No||Yes Via Rich Web Client||Yes Available while user is connected||Yes||Yes||Yes IP address, browsing time, geolocation, current page details, referrer, status, browser, chat history, visit history||Yes Complete details through ‘visitors’ section from Operator consoles||Yes|
|Video chat||No||No||No not planned - not necessary :)||No||No||Yes Availble through an add-on||No||Yes||Yes WebRTC||No||No|
|Remote screenshot||No||No||Yes Remote desktop||Yes||No||Yes Operator can ask for a screenshot by a command||No||No||No||No|