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comparison of Basecamp vs. Jira
based on data from user reviews. Basecamp rates 4.0/5 stars with 2,645 reviews. Jira rates 4.1/5 stars with 2,682 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Basecamp For Us
$29
per month
Projects
starts at $10
/ month for 10 users
 
Basecamp With Clients
$79
per month
Development
starts at $20
/ month for 10 users
 
Basecamp Big
$3,000
per year
Service Desk
$20
/ month for 10 users
 
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Free Trial Unavailable
Basecamp
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Free Trial Unavailable
Jira
Projects
starts at $10/ month for 10 users
Development
starts at $20/ month for 10 users
Service Desk
$20/ month for 10 users
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.3
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.5
7.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
7.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.6
7.2
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
7.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.7
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.3
7.8
Meets Requirements
Basecamp
8.3
Jira
8.6
Ease of Use
Basecamp
8.5
Jira
7.6
Ease of Setup
Basecamp
8.7
Jira
7.0
Ease of Admin
Basecamp
8.6
Jira
7.2
Quality of Support
Basecamp
8.3
Jira
7.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Basecamp
8.7
Jira
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Basecamp
7.3
Jira
7.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
50.6%
22.2%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
31.6%
42.6%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
17.7%
35.1%
Basecamp
Small-Business
50.6%
Mid-Market
31.6%
Enterprise
17.7%
Jira
Small-Business
22.2%
Mid-Market
42.6%
Enterprise
35.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
16.4%
Information Technology and Services
21.8%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.6%
Computer Software
20.7%
 
Higher Education
6.4%
Internet
8.4%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.2%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
 
Computer Software
5.7%
Financial Services
3.6%
 
Other
58.8%
Other
40.2%
Basecamp
Marketing and Advertising
16.4%
Information Technology and Services
6.6%
Higher Education
6.4%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.2%
Computer Software
5.7%
Other
58.8%
Jira
Information Technology and Services
21.8%
Computer Software
20.7%
Internet
8.4%
Marketing and Advertising
5.3%
Financial Services
3.6%
Other
40.2%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Internet

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

Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

Jonathan D.
User in Information Technology and Services

I don't like that some development teams will try to use JIRA as an entire project management solution, because JIRA isn't a true project management solution.

 
Basecamp
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Internet

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

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jeff N.
Administrator

Slow to load. Frozen development because they start from scratch for each new version. Lack of native integrations because developers have to develop new integration for each new version. I wish it had some kind of webform data entry onboarding feature...

Jira
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

We use JIRA extensively for issue management and tracking. Each team has a project and it is a great way to work amongst teams and collaborate. The tool is very versatile and great to have project leaders, watchers, stakeholders, etc. They also have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jonathan D.
User in Information Technology and Services

I don't like that some development teams will try to use JIRA as an entire project management solution, because JIRA isn't a true project management solution.

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