Compare ArcGIS Online vs ArcGIS Pro

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comparison of ArcGIS Online vs. ArcGIS Pro
based on data from user reviews. ArcGIS Online rates 4.5/5 stars with 131 reviews. ArcGIS Pro rates 4.2/5 stars with 117 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
ArcGIS Online
Free Trial Unavailable
ArcGIS Pro
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.6
8.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.5
7.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
7.9
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.7
8.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.4
8.1
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.5
8.4
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
9.0
9.1
Meets Requirements
ArcGIS Online
8.6
ArcGIS Pro
8.2
Ease of Use
ArcGIS Online
8.5
ArcGIS Pro
7.5
Ease of Setup
ArcGIS Online
8.7
ArcGIS Pro
7.9
Ease of Admin
ArcGIS Online
7.7
ArcGIS Pro
8.0
Quality of Support
ArcGIS Online
8.4
ArcGIS Pro
8.1
Ease of Doing Business With
ArcGIS Online
8.5
ArcGIS Pro
8.4
Product Direction (% positive)
ArcGIS Online
9.0
ArcGIS Pro
9.1

Features

Reports
Reports Interface
ArcGIS Online
8.7
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Steps to Answer
ArcGIS Online
8.3
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Graphs and Charts
ArcGIS Online
8.7
ArcGIS Pro
7.0
Score Cards
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Dashboards
ArcGIS Online
8.7
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Data Management
Data Capture
ArcGIS Online
8.2
ArcGIS Pro
8.1
Data Storage
ArcGIS Online
8.1
ArcGIS Pro
8.1
Data Manipulation
ArcGIS Online
7.6
ArcGIS Pro
7.5
Data Visualization
ArcGIS Online
8.6
ArcGIS Pro
8.9
Cartography
Map Design
ArcGIS Online
9.0
ArcGIS Pro
8.8
Vector Mapping
ArcGIS Online
9.1
ArcGIS Pro
8.8
Data Visualization
ArcGIS Online
9.2
ArcGIS Pro
9.2
Overlaying
ArcGIS Online
9.3
ArcGIS Pro
9.0
Map Creation
Geocoding
ArcGIS Online
9.5
ArcGIS Pro
7.1
Buffer Zone Query
ArcGIS Online
9.0
ArcGIS Pro
8.4
Overlaying
ArcGIS Online
9.0
ArcGIS Pro
8.2
Publishing
ArcGIS Online
8.9
ArcGIS Pro
8.9
Analysis
Predictive Analysis
ArcGIS Online
8.3
ArcGIS Pro
8.1
Distance Analysis
ArcGIS Online
8.5
ArcGIS Pro
7.9
Spatial Analysis
ArcGIS Online
8.7
ArcGIS Pro
8.7
Data Stream
ArcGIS Online
6.0
ArcGIS Pro
7.2
Analysis
Spatial Analysis
ArcGIS Online
8.5
ArcGIS Pro
8.8
Reporting
ArcGIS Online
7.9
ArcGIS Pro
7.8
Real-Time Streaming
ArcGIS Online
8.0
ArcGIS Pro
7.2
Reporting
Data Transformation
ArcGIS Online
7.6
ArcGIS Pro
6.1
WYSIWYG Design
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
API Integrations
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Self Service
Calculated Fields
ArcGIS Online
8.9
ArcGIS Pro
8.1
Data Column Filtering
ArcGIS Online
9.0
ArcGIS Pro
7.2
Data Discovery
ArcGIS Online
8.8
ArcGIS Pro
8.3
Search
ArcGIS Online
8.2
ArcGIS Pro
8.3
Collaboration / Workflow
ArcGIS Online
8.1
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Automodeling
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Advanced Analytics
Predictive Analytics
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Data Visualization
ArcGIS Online
9.2
ArcGIS Pro
8.3
Big Data Services
ArcGIS Online
8.3
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Building Reports
Data Transformation
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Data Modeling
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
WYSIWYG Report Design
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Integration APIs
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Platform
Mobile User Support
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Customization
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
User, Role, and Access Management
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Internationalization
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Sandbox / Test Environments
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Performance and Reliability
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available
Breadth of Partner Applications
ArcGIS Online
Not enough data available
ArcGIS Pro
Not enough data available

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
26.7%
14.5%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
38.9%
42.7%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
34.4%
42.7%
ArcGIS Online
Small-Business
26.7%
Mid-Market
38.9%
Enterprise
34.4%
ArcGIS Pro
Small-Business
14.5%
Mid-Market
42.7%
Enterprise
42.7%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Government Administration
22.9%
Government Administration
30.8%
 
Utilities
6.9%
Environmental Services
9.4%
 
Higher Education
6.1%
Utilities
7.7%
 
Environmental Services
6.1%
Higher Education
6.8%
 
Public Safety
5.3%
Research
2.6%
 
Other
52.7%
Other
42.7%
ArcGIS Online
Government Administration
22.9%
Utilities
6.9%
Higher Education
6.1%
Environmental Services
6.1%
Public Safety
5.3%
Other
52.7%
ArcGIS Pro
Government Administration
30.8%
Environmental Services
9.4%
Utilities
7.7%
Higher Education
6.8%
Research
2.6%
Other
42.7%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Joan D.
Administrator

Since the introduction of ArcGIS Online to the Esri suite of products, GIS use among State agencies has increased dramatically. (I am with the GIS coordinating agency for Hawaii State government). We spent years trying to encourage adoption of GIS and...

User

Once I got the basics in the transition from ArcMap, I began to open arcmap less and less. Pro is easy, simple, runs faster, makes working on multiple things seamless as well as working with ArcOnline.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator

Processes within the platform are ofter not intuative and often detailed documentaion is not available or hard to find. Also, the fact that data storage uses credits.

Gabrielle B.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

I learned to use GIS using a previous version so I am having to relearn where the function are in Pro. For use in developing countries I have preferred QGIS, as it is more accessible. I don't really like/understand the default map that pops up when you...

 
ArcGIS Online
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Joan D.
Administrator

Since the introduction of ArcGIS Online to the Esri suite of products, GIS use among State agencies has increased dramatically. (I am with the GIS coordinating agency for Hawaii State government). We spent years trying to encourage adoption of GIS and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator

Processes within the platform are ofter not intuative and often detailed documentaion is not available or hard to find. Also, the fact that data storage uses credits.

ArcGIS Pro
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User

Once I got the basics in the transition from ArcMap, I began to open arcmap less and less. Pro is easy, simple, runs faster, makes working on multiple things seamless as well as working with ArcOnline.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Gabrielle B.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

I learned to use GIS using a previous version so I am having to relearn where the function are in Pro. For use in developing countries I have preferred QGIS, as it is more accessible. I don't really like/understand the default map that pops up when you...

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