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Compare Adobe Illustrator and Vector Magic

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side-by-side comparison of Adobe Illustrator vs. Vector Magic
based on preference data from user reviews. Adobe Illustrator rates 4.6/5 stars with 4,459 reviews. By contrast, Vector Magic rates 4.2/5 stars with 50 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
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
(50)
4.2 out of 5
Vector Magic
Star Rating
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
Market Segments
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
Small-Business (62.7% of reviews)
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
Small-Business (50.0% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
No pricing information available
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
No pricing information available

Adobe Illustrator vs Vector Magic

  • Reviewers felt that Adobe Illustrator meets the needs of their business better than Vector Magic.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Adobe Illustrator is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Adobe Illustrator over Vector Magic.
Categories
Shared Categories
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
Adobe Illustrator and Vector Magic are categorized as Vector Graphics
Unique Categories
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator has no unique categories
Vector Magic
Vector Magic has no unique categories
Pricing
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Vector Magic
Vector Magic Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
9.4
Responses: 4110
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
7.8
Responses: 48
Ease of Use
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
7.9
Responses: 4125
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
9.0
Responses: 47
Ease of Setup
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.5
Responses: 444
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.6
Responses: 413
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.2
Responses: 3310
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
7.4
Responses: 45
Ease of Doing Business With
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.7
Responses: 401
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
8.6
Responses: 4103
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
8.5
Responses: 47
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Adobe Illustrator and Vector Magic were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
62.7%
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
50.0%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
23.2%
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
37.5%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
14.1%
Vector Magic
Vector Magic
12.5%
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%
Vector Magic
Vector Magic Industry
Design
25.0%
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
10.4%
Graphic Design
8.3%
Retail
6.3%
Internet
6.3%
Other
43.8%
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...

Vector Magic
Joselin R. P.
User in Design

It is a complementary tool to work efficiently with other design programs such as illustrator, photoshop, etc. What I like the most is that it is very intuitive and easy to use, it simplifies complex and tedious tasks. In addition, it allows obtaining high...

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.

Vector Magic
Julio Alberto A.
User in Architecture & Planning

When a very professional and complex work is required, the tool does not meet the expectations, it can process the images very slowly and do not opt ​​for the expected detail result, when an error occurs in the process it is difficult to find the cause of...

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
Vector Magic
Vector Magic Discussions
Is there a way to easily move from Vector Magic to other software such as Adobe Illustrator?
2 comments
Banice W.
BW
yes, you must save as the file to .eps file format and you can open the eps with adobe illustratorRead more
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