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Compare Adobe Illustrator and Artboard

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side-by-side comparison of Adobe Illustrator vs. Artboard
based on preference data from user reviews. Adobe Illustrator rates 4.6/5 stars with 4,459 reviews. By contrast, Artboard rates 4.4/5 stars with 19 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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Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
(4,459)
4.6 out of 5
Adobe Illustrator
Artboard
Artboard
(19)
4.4 out of 5
Artboard
Star Rating
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
Artboard
Artboard
Market Segments
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
Small-Business (62.7% of reviews)
Artboard
Artboard
Small-Business (63.2% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
No pricing information available
Artboard
Artboard
No pricing information available

Adobe Illustrator vs Artboard

  • Reviewers felt that Adobe Illustrator meets the needs of their business better than Artboard.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Artboard is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Artboard over Adobe Illustrator.
Categories
Shared Categories
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
Artboard
Artboard
Adobe Illustrator and Artboard are categorized as Vector Graphics
Unique Categories
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator has no unique categories
Artboard
Artboard has no unique categories
Pricing
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Artboard
Artboard Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
9.4
Responses: 4110
Artboard
Artboard
9.0
Responses: 17
Ease of Use
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
7.9
Responses: 4125
Artboard
Artboard
9.3
Responses: 17
Ease of Setup
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.5
Responses: 444
Artboard
Artboard
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.6
Responses: 413
Artboard
Artboard
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.2
Responses: 3310
Artboard
Artboard
8.8
Responses: 14
Ease of Doing Business With
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.7
Responses: 401
Artboard
Artboard
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.6
Responses: 4103
Artboard
Artboard
9.3
Responses: 16
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Adobe Illustrator and Artboard were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
62.7%
Artboard
Artboard
63.2%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
23.2%
Artboard
Artboard
26.3%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
14.1%
Artboard
Artboard
10.5%
Reviewers' Industry
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator Industry
Design
14.8%
Graphic Design
11.0%
Marketing and Advertising
10.3%
Higher Education
4.4%
Computer Software
3.3%
Other
56.1%
Artboard
Artboard Industry
Marketing and Advertising
21.1%
Graphic Design
21.1%
Higher Education
10.5%
Design
10.5%
Photography
5.3%
Other
31.6%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Adobe Illustrator
Radhika C.
User in Consumer Goods

Some of the format of this tool are very useful for additions and perfections of colors. I can make design much more interesting and beautiful and attractive for my clients. Adobe Illustrator has capacity to work on a large or different files at once...

Artboard
Abby P.
User in Graphic Design

It's very easy and fast to create mock-ups with it, which was the primary reason I was using it. It has an extensive library of tutorials to get used to the features and capabilities of the program, so I would say this is suitable for beginners as well as...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Adobe Illustrator
Krishan R.
User in Architecture & Planning

Ease of photoshop is not in illustrator. Features of both app should be in one. Import export is tedious task and frustrating sometimes.

Artboard
Marrissa M.
User in Graphic Design

While it is a nice tool for beginners, I think it is not as well rounded as a program such as Adobe Illustrator. I would like to see more tools such as the pathfinder - or at least a basic version of it.

Discussions
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator Discussions
What are the best resources for learning how to use Adobe Illustrator?
11 comments
Kelsey N.
KN
I got a lot of useful videos off of Lynda.com. You can get a free trial for 30 days. It will also, after the basics, let you detail down to how you want to...Read more
Do you use Adobe Illustrator for web page designs?
7 comments
Kirana K.
KK
Illustrator has, in fact, some tools for web design, you can use them, everyone uses the tool as they see fit.Read more
How to use masks in adobe illustrator ?
5 comments
Paola A.
PA
Clipping mask! Shape over what you want. Read more
Artboard
Artboard Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Artboard has no discussions with answers
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Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator Screenshots
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Artboard
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