Mockup and Wireframing Design Tools Comparison

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2021-11-09 16:26:31

If you need to draw a diagram, a website wireframe, sketch an interface or create prototype quickly, you have now a lot of choices in web apps or software.

It is a collaborative comparison chart that you can edit and improve.

AppCookerAxureBalsamiq MockupsCacooConcept DrawFairBuilderFluid UIForeUIFramerGliffyGUI Design Studio v5HotGlooIndigo DesigniPlotzJustinmindLucidChartMockFlowMocking BirdMockplusMockup BuilderMockupScreensNapkeeOmniGrafflePidocoPowerMockupPreview AppProcessOnProtoShareSavah AppUX-APPUXPinWireframeSketcher
PriceiPad App $ 17.99
  • Free 30 day trial
  • $589 Perpetual Single User License (PC + Mac) with support and 12 months of updates.
  • $539 per license when you purchase 5 or more at one time
  • Optional $149 per license for existing customers renewing their maintenance agreement for another 12 months of updates.
  • $9/month for 2 Active Projects
  • $49/month for 20 Active Projects
  • $199/month for 200 Active Projects

  • $89 Single user
  • Volume discounts available
  • Free Plan
  • $4.95/Month (Plan for single user)
  • $24.50/month (10 users)
  • $49/month (30 users)
  • $99/month (100 users)
  • Free 21 days Trial
  • $199 ConceptDraw PRO
  • $199 ConceptDraw MINDMAP
  • $299 ConceptDraw PROJECT
  • $499 ConceptDraw OFFICE
  • $99 unit price
  • Free (1 project, up to 10 pages)
  • Solo ($15/month): 1 User, 3 projects
  • Pro ($25/month): 1 User, 10 projects
  • Team ($65/month): 5 Users, unlimited projects
  • $150 single user
  • Free: Up to 2 editors, up to 3 projects
  • Pro: $19/month/editor
  • Custom
Prices per user
  • FREE: diagram, 2 MB storage
  • STANDARD: $4.95/month Billed Monthly, 200 diagrams; 200 MB storage
  • BUSINESS: $9.95/month Billed Monthly; UNLIMITED diagrams; UNLIMITED storage.
  • GUI Design Studio Express V5 $129
  • GUI Design Studio Professional V5 $499
  • 3 - 4 User Licenses at $333.00 each (save 33%) : - 3 Licenses for $999
  • 5 - 9 User Licenses at $299.00 each (save 40%) : - 5 Licenses for $1495
  • 10 - 19 User Licenses at $249.00 each (save 50%) : 10 Licenses for $2490
  • 20 or more User Licenses at $199.00 each (save 60%) : 20 Licenses for $3980
  • Free 7 day trial
  • $13/month (Group)
  • $27/month (Team)
  • $54/month (Agency
  • Essential: Free
  • Professional: $399/year
  • Enterprise: $999/year
Free online version
$75 desktop version
  • Free Edition
  • $19 / Month Pro Edition Subscription
  • $495 Pro Edition Perpetual license
  • Free (max 3 documents)
  • $6.95/month: Individual
  • $8/month/user: Team
Free (1 mockup with 4 pages) 59$/Year : Premium Version (unlimited)
  • $9/month - Personal
  • $20/month - Team
  • $40/month - Pro
  • $85/month - Unlimited
  • Trial - free
  • Profressional - $10/month,$79/year
Free Online version, Desktop version installs from Online version
  • $99 Single
  • $249 3x
  • $599 10x
$49 to convert Balsamiq mockups to one of either HTML or Flex; $79 to convert to both
  • 14 days free trial
  • $99.99 individual license
  • $199.99 individual pro license
  • $149.99 family license
  • $299.99 family pro license
  • 31-day free trial!
  • Starter $12/mo
  • Standard $25/mo
  • Premium $55/mo
  • Platinum $175/mo
  • Single License: $39.95
  • Small Team License: $119.95
  • Team License: $199.95
  • Free project !
  • Freelance 29€/mo
  • Start-up 49€/mo
  • Business 99€/mo
  • Company 189€/mo
  • Free 15-day Trial on All Plans
  • Starting at $29/month
  • Free up to 5 people
  • Stater: $35/month up to 10 people
  • Company: $69/month up to 25 people

* 3 licenses for 1 year - $39
* 5 licenses for life (one time buy) - $79
  • Free fully functional trial
  • Starter - 12$ per month
  • Freelancer - 29$ per month
  • Team Effort (most popular) - 49$ monthly
  • Company Wide - 89$ per month

Depending on the number of projects and users you wish to have.
$99 single user
Free planNo- 30 days (free trial)- 30 days free trialYes- 21 days (free trial)No- 15 days (free trial)YesYes- 7 day free trialYesYesYesYesYesNoYesNoYes Watermarked trialNo- 14 days (free trial)- 31 days (free trial)NoYes 1 project, 10 users, 100 Mb file storageYes Free- 15 days (free trial)YesYesYes Up to 30 days fully functional trialNo
Overall rating4.8 6 ratings4.3 9 ratings3.6 9 ratings5.0 2 ratings5.0 5 ratings0 no rating5.0 1 rating5.0 1 rating0 no rating0 no rating0 no rating4.5 4 ratings5.0 2 ratings0 no rating4.0 5 ratings5.0 2 ratings3.7 3 ratings5.0 1 rating5.0 3 ratings5.0 2 ratings0 no rating0 no rating0 no rating4.5 12 ratings0 no rating5.0 2 ratings0 no rating0 no rating5.0 1 rating5.0 1 rating3.5 2 ratings5.0 3 ratings
Version10.1.2Axure RP Pro 10Balsamiq desktop
  • ConceptDraw OFFICE v4
  • ConceptDraw PRO v11
  • ConceptDraw MINDMAP v9
  • ConceptDraw PROJECT v8 52.0Always up-to-date with no additional costs
Offline modeYes iPad appYesYes able to continue editing even if the connection with the server has been disconnected - modifications will be saved when connected againYesYesYesYesYes Reviewing via HTMLYesYesYesYesYes Nice offline mode support.Yes FreewareYesYes HTML Export to simulate prototypes offlineYesYes Diagram drawing can be automatically saved at offline mode.NoYesYes Data potection against sudden internet connection lossYes
Flow DiagramsYesNoYesYes ERD, UML, ORM, FlowChartsYesYesYes with GlooMapsYes Storyboards, In-Screen Interaction Flow, and Project FlowYesYesYes With team version , you can review and workflow.No Note yet plannedYesYes Many diagram types supported, real time collaborate with others.NoYesYes You can design flow diagrams in UXPin as they were wireframes easily. You can also upload a file with a diagram done with any software and include it in your project documentation.No Planned for near future
StoryBoard / SketchYesYesYesYes ScreenflowsYes
APIYesNoYes Offered as part of the enterprise packageYes Slack integrationYes File Format is XMLYesYesYes JSONYesNoYesNo-Yes Open XML format
Sharing/FeedbackYes via AppTaster appYes (Beta) Secure sharing for discussions and gathering feedback by uploading to ##Create a single distribution file containing all of the referenced files no matter where they are storedYes Share links, HTML export, Annotation notesYes Built-in Free Hosted Prototype Sharing and Exports, and unlimited remote usability studies with full video replays (both screen and user)YesYesYes Feedback via PowerPoint's review features; sharing possible via SkyDrive or SharePointYes TicketsYes Diagrams can be shared to other sites and embed to blogs.YesYesYes
AnnotationsYesNoYesYesYesYesYesYes Notes - also delivered via emailYesYesYesYes Nice Reviwer and Commets manageYes Available in review / presentation modeYesYesYesYesYes Comments and inline chating supported in diagraming.Yes Developer Annotations & Reviewer CommentsYesYesYesNo WireframeSketcher has annotations
Generate Documentation/SpecificationsYesYesYes ##Automatic generation of full specification documentationYesYes Generate Annotated Prototypes and PDFYesYes HTLMYes DOCX, RTF, PDF, HTMLYesYes *.png, *.pdf,*.pos...-
Master TemplatesYes 14 templatesYesYesYesYes 1000+YesYes Master pagesYesYes LayersYes Using PowerPoint Slide MastersYes Templates for different categories. BPMN, UML, mockups, ORG, Venn...YesYesYes Yes, enabled by the Smart Element feature
Master ControlsYes Use masters to create reusable design elements (headers, footers, etc.) Unlimited masters on a page and nesting is supported.YesYesYesYesYesYes Custom stencilsYesYes You can control & clone everythingYes Yes, enabled by the Smart Element feature
Predesigned Mockup TemplatesYes there are templates in all librariesHuge predesigned UI mockup libraryComes with built-in viewports for common devices, and samples you can customize; others published on indigodesigned.comA complete set of examples is available at: gallery is presented and sharedTemplates provided . Massive diagram resources shared in the diagram library.
Predesigned Icons bundledYesFull list available here: 150 basic icons included to get you started ##Popular image formats supported including BMP, GIF, JPEG and PNGmore than 5000 iconsMore than 1,000, searchable, categorized icons.Icons for iPhone, iPad and Android400+ icons available150+ iconsBeta: Fontawesome iconsYesMore than 100 wireframe icons includedbunches of icons to be choosed, also support to insert from local.full icon library for desktop + mobile, all icons are completely resizable and always maintain aspect ratioYes, including Font Awesome (old and new), Pixle Icons.
Favorites Controls LibraryYesYesYesYesYesYes You can create unlimited custom components
Widgets LibrariesYesYesYes 75 built-in user interface components, 187 icons, plus a whole lot of community-generated componentsYes many stencils including ones for iPhones and AndroidsYes Desktop, Tablet, Wireframe, iOS8,Android 5,Windows 8, Apple Watch,Google Glass,Android Wear,Galaxy Glass,PebbleYes Resource: Over 120 Built-In Design ElementsYes Symbols, Pictures, TemplatesYes Many built-in, interactive controls, stencils, and shapes, plus custom shapes.Yes Yes, also able to develop custom widgetsYesYes drag & dropYesYesYes Drag & Drop ComponentsYes All common desktop + mobile components. they add component based on request!Yes Yes, 22 drag & drop librariesYes
Custom LibrariesYesYesYesYes Yes ability to customize and save your own widgetsYes Custom Element (*.fce) & Library (*.fcl)Yes Combine elements to create custom controls and further variants.Yes Custom Template LibraryYesYesYesYes Enable customize and save your own widgetsNo Not supportedYes Custom templatesYesYes Add Mini-Masters or Custom Widgets thru HTML, CSS & JavascriptYes Yes, users can make use of the Smart elements feature, wich enables them to make custom, reusable across whole account elementsYes Extensible palette. Downloadable stencils for Android, iPhone and more.
Drag and Drop componentsYesYes In future releaseYesYesYes 3400 widgetsYesYesYesYesYes Also quick add in place (alt+click/drag).YesYesYesYes over 200 components,over 40 mobile componentsYesYesYesYesYesYes Amazing Shape library with shapes for drag and drop.YesYes Drag & Drop functional HTML5 componentsYesYes
Exports snapshotsYesYesYes Ctrl+R (single)YesYesYes PNG
Export filesYesYes PDF, HTML, DOCX, PNGYes PNG, PDFYes PDF, PS, SVG, PNGYes PDF, SVG, PNG, JPG, PPT, VDX, and many moreYes Print full size screens and screenflows, .png, .svg, HTML prototypeYes PDF, PNG, JPG, BMP, GIF, DHTMLYes *.pdf, *.png, HTMLYes PNG; HTML Prototype Generation in Beta; PDF Coming SoonYes HTML, PDF, JPG, PNGYes HTML+javascript, PDF, imageYes PDF, PNG, JPG, VDXYes PNG, PDF, PPT and HTML5Yes PDF,PNG,Slideshow (EXE),XMLYes PDF, PNG, ZIP of PNG(many screens)YesYes PDF, XPS, PNG, JPG, WMF, EPS, WMV, ...YesYes PDF, PNG, POS.Yes Export to HTML archive, Web URL, or Word Doc SpecYesYes HTML + JSYes JPG, PNG, PDF, HTMLYes Vector PDF, PNG.
Click-Through PrototypesYes fully interactiveYesYesYes yesYesYesYes Enhanced Interactivity (New since 4.0, Professional edition only)YesYes Simple as pie; and easily add rich animations if you like.YesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes very comprehensive event libraryYesYes
Live PreviewYes on deviceYesYes web & mobileYesYes Tethering view and launch come soon.Yes Via presentation modeYesYesYes DefinitelyYesYes share, device preview, presentation modeYes With additional feature to set a password for access via link.
Embeddable WireframeYesYesYesYes via share linkYes Live/Dynamic Integration in Indigo Storyboards, with Real-World ScenesYesYesYesYesYesYes SupportedYesYesYes can embed mobile mockups in htmlYes Via Component widget
Mockups saved asRP-filesBMML filesPDF file, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio XML, and many other graphic formatsPreview, can send link to preview or link to entire project to anyone with a Fluid UI account.4ui filesHTMLCustom XML Schemasfile, html or imageMBX, also export to png/pdf/exe/JSON / XMLOnline (cloud service)PowerPoint file (.pptx, .ppt)Interactive online prototype, interactive offline prototype, or Word spec.html filesCan be exported as JPG, PNG, PDF and HTML. The work done in the app is saved automatically online (UXPin is a cloud service).XML files
WindowsNoYes Windows 2000, XP, 2003 Server, Vista, or 7YesYesYes MS Windows® 7/8.1/10 (32-bit & 64-bit certified)YesYesYesYes Microsoft Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP / NT / 2000YesYesYesYesYes Web (Flash)Yes Desktop version. web version coming soon.Yes Web and Silverlight basedYesNoYesYes Add-on for Microsoft PowerPoint 2007/2010Yes Web app.Yes Web-basedYesYes web based toolYes Cloud, browser-basedYes
Mac OSNoYes Mac OS X 10.5+YesYesYes Mac OS X 10.10, 10.11, 10.12 and 10.13YesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes Web (Flash)Yes Desktop version.web version coming soon.Yes Web and Silverlight basedYesYesYesNoYes Web-basedYesYesYes Cloud, browser-basedYes
LinuxNoNoYesYesNoYesYesYes- Works fine if you use WINEYesYes Web (Flash)Yes Web version come soon.Yes Web and Silverlight basedNoNoYesNoYes Web-basedYesYesYes Cloud, browser-basedYes
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