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side-by-side comparison of Accelo vs. Basecamp
based on preference data from user reviews. Accelo rates 4.4/5 stars with 242 reviews. By contrast, Basecamp rates 4.1/5 stars with 4,609 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Accelo
Accelo
(242)
4.4 out of 5
Accelo
Basecamp
Basecamp
(4,609)
4.1 out of 5
Basecamp
Star Rating
Market Segments
Accelo
Accelo
Small-Business (65.1% of reviews)
Basecamp
Basecamp
Small-Business (49.3% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Accelo
Accelo
$39 user / month
Basecamp
Basecamp
$3,000 per year

Accelo vs Basecamp

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Basecamp easier to use, set up, and administer. However, reviewers preferred doing business with Accelo overall.

  • Reviewers felt that Accelo meets the needs of their business better than Basecamp.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Accelo is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Accelo over Basecamp.
Categories
Shared Categories
Accelo
Accelo
Basecamp
Basecamp
Accelo and Basecamp are categorized as Project Management
Unique Categories
Basecamp
Basecamp has no unique categories
Pricing
Accelo
Accelo Pricing
SALES
$39user / month
PROJECTS
$39user / month
RETAINERS
$39user / month
SERVICE
$39user / month
SERVOPS Includes everything in Sales, Projects, Retainers, & Service
$79user / month
Free Trial
Basecamp
Basecamp Pricing
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Free Trial Unavailable
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 219
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.5
Responses: 4230
Ease of Use
Accelo
Accelo
8.2
Responses: 220
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.5
Responses: 4239
Ease of Setup
Accelo
Accelo
7.0
Responses: 82
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 1245
Ease of Admin
Accelo
Accelo
7.6
Responses: 83
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.6
Responses: 1203
Quality of Support
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 212
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.3
Responses: 2793
Ease of Doing Business With
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 83
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 1057
Product Direction (% positive)
Accelo
Accelo
9.1
Responses: 221
Basecamp
Basecamp
7.4
Responses: 4194
Features
Tasks
Creation & Assignment
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 79
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 213
Verified Feature
Due Dates
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 81
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 214
Verified Feature
Task Prioritization
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.6
Responses: 206
Verified Feature
To-Do Lists
Accelo
Accelo
8.7
Responses: 74
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.1
Responses: 217
Verified Feature
Dependecies
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Mass Updates
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Drag & Drop
Accelo
Accelo
8.6
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 201
Verified Feature
Recurring Tasks
Accelo
Accelo
8.6
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Projects
Planning
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 205
Verified Feature
Project Map
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
GANTT
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 64
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.4
Responses: 170
Verified Feature
Calendar View
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 77
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 196
Verified Feature
Views
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 68
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 180
Verified Feature
Project Budgeting
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 67
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Issue Tracking
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Templates
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 66
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.8
Responses: 183
Verified Feature
Critical Path
Accelo
Accelo
Feature Not Available
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Time & Expense
Accelo
Accelo
9.0
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Methodologies
Accelo
Accelo
8.7
Responses: 58
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 171
Verified Feature
Resource Management
Resource Definiton
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 59
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.8
Responses: 172
Verified Feature
Capacity
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 64
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Scheduling
Accelo
Accelo
8.8
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.1
Responses: 186
Verified Feature
Project Monitoring
Baselining / KPIs
Accelo
Accelo
8.7
Responses: 61
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 177
Verified Feature
Resource Allocation
Accelo
Accelo
8.6
Responses: 65
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Dashboards
Accelo
Accelo
8.9
Responses: 73
Verified Feature
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 186
Verified Feature
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Accelo and Basecamp were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Accelo
Accelo
65.1%
Basecamp
Basecamp
49.3%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Accelo
Accelo
24.7%
Basecamp
Basecamp
33.0%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Accelo
Accelo
10.2%
Basecamp
Basecamp
17.7%
Reviewers' Industry
Accelo
Accelo Industry
Marketing and Advertising
23.8%
Information Technology and Services
22.1%
Internet
5.1%
Computer Software
5.1%
Management Consulting
4.3%
Other
39.6%
Basecamp
Basecamp Industry
Marketing and Advertising
16.8%
Information Technology and Services
6.9%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.1%
Computer Software
5.2%
Higher Education
4.7%
Other
60.2%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Accelo
Arianna G.
Internal Consultant in Logistics and Supply Chain

We have used Accelo for a small and rapidly growing accounting firm. Here is a summary of our key takeaways. Customizable. We found Accelo to be capable of accommodating the support of all of our processes. From our routing bookkeeping, to our tax season...

Basecamp
G
User in Computer Software

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

Most Helpful Critical Review
Accelo
Kara L.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Far too complicated. My CFO told me that this software was too complicated, "overly complicated" but, I was in love with everything it was capable of. So, we signed up just one user and decided that we were going to figure it out, and then add the rest of...

Basecamp
Paul S.
Executive Sponsor in Information Technology and Services

Things haven't evolved over the last couple years and now there are other options out there for managing projects and tracking time.

Discussions
Accelo
Accelo Discussions
What does Accelo integrate with?
1 comment
G2
There's an awesome list of integrations and new ones are being announced often - check out the current list here:...Read more
Does Accelo offer Customer Support?
1 comment
G2
Their customer support is pretty awesome. Being in Australia, I was worried about time differences with responses, but the whole team responds within 12...Read more
New features ahead?
1 comment
Sumit Kumar T.
ST
Check out the Accleo Blog page - https://www.accelo.com/resources/blog/Read more
Basecamp
Basecamp Discussions
Why does it work slow in mobile phones?
7 comments
Mannan R.
MR
I don't notice it being particularly slwoRead more
is basecamp going to expand and add more fetures
5 comments
MB
Well if the past is any indication, I would say yes they are going to keep adding features at some point. They are on basecamp 3, which is a vast...Read more
Is there a way to get reports on certain employee's productivity?
5 comments
Sherry O.
SO
You can view their activity like conversation and completed to-dos' but there are no reports.Read more
Screenshots
Basecamp
Basecamp Screenshots
Videos
Accelo
Accelo Videos
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1. Accelo Introduction
2. Accelo Interview with Rebecca of HDMZ (Case Study)
3. Accelo CRM + Project Management Overview
4. Accelo Services + Retainers Overview
5. Accelo Meet our amazing team

Basecamp
Basecamp Videos
No videos provided
Downloads
Accelo
Accelo Downloads
Basecamp
Basecamp Downloads
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