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based on preference data from user reviews. Basecamp rates 4.1/5 stars with 4,609 reviews. By contrast, Wrike rates 4.2/5 stars with 1,366 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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(4,609)
4.1 out of 5
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(1,366)
4.2 out of 5
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Market Segments
Basecamp
Basecamp
Small-Business (49.3% of reviews)
Wrike
Wrike
Mid-Market (42.9% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Basecamp
Basecamp
$3,000 per year
Wrike
Wrike
$9.8 user/month

Basecamp vs Wrike

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

  • Basecamp and Wrike both meet the requirements of our reviewers at a comparable rate.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Wrike is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Wrike over Basecamp.
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Wrike
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Basecamp and Wrike are categorized as Project Management
Pricing
Basecamp
Basecamp Pricing
Basecamp Big
$3,000per year
Basecamp With Clients
$79per month
Basecamp For Us
$29per month
Free Trial Unavailable
Wrike
Wrike Pricing
Professional
$9.8user/month
Business
$24.8 user/month
Wrike for Marketers
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Wrike for Professional Services
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Enterprise
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$05 users
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.5
Responses: 4230
Wrike
Wrike
8.5
Responses: 1256
Ease of Use
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.5
Responses: 4239
Wrike
Wrike
8.1
Responses: 1263
Ease of Setup
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 1245
Wrike
Wrike
7.9
Responses: 418
Ease of Admin
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.6
Responses: 1203
Wrike
Wrike
8.4
Responses: 417
Quality of Support
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.3
Responses: 2793
Wrike
Wrike
8.4
Responses: 1012
Ease of Doing Business With
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 1057
Wrike
Wrike
8.4
Responses: 384
Product Direction (% positive)
Basecamp
Basecamp
7.4
Responses: 4194
Wrike
Wrike
8.3
Responses: 1244
Features
Tasks
Creation & Assignment
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 213
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
9.2
Responses: 160
Verified Feature
Due Dates
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 214
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.9
Responses: 159
Verified Feature
Task Prioritization
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.6
Responses: 206
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
9.0
Responses: 158
Verified Feature
To-Do Lists
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.1
Responses: 217
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
9.0
Responses: 157
Verified Feature
Dependecies
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
8.8
Responses: 155
Verified Feature
Mass Updates
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
8.7
Responses: 144
Verified Feature
Drag & Drop
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 201
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.9
Responses: 153
Verified Feature
Recurring Tasks
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
8.8
Responses: 149
Verified Feature
Projects
Planning
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 205
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
9.0
Responses: 153
Verified Feature
Project Map
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
8.9
Responses: 151
Verified Feature
GANTT
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.4
Responses: 170
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
9.0
Responses: 144
Verified Feature
Calendar View
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 196
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.8
Responses: 154
Verified Feature
Views
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 180
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.9
Responses: 148
Verified Feature
Project Budgeting
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
9.2
Responses: 125
Verified Feature
Issue Tracking
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
Feature Not Available
Templates
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.8
Responses: 183
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.8
Responses: 146
Verified Feature
Critical Path
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
8.7
Responses: 134
Verified Feature
Time & Expense
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
9.0
Responses: 129
Verified Feature
Methodologies
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.7
Responses: 171
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.8
Responses: 137
Verified Feature
Resource Management
Resource Definiton
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.8
Responses: 172
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
9.0
Responses: 139
Verified Feature
Capacity
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
8.9
Responses: 141
Verified Feature
Scheduling
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.1
Responses: 186
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.8
Responses: 149
Verified Feature
Project Monitoring
Baselining / KPIs
Basecamp
Basecamp
8.9
Responses: 177
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
8.7
Responses: 143
Verified Feature
Resource Allocation
Basecamp
Basecamp
Feature Not Available
Wrike
Wrike
8.9
Responses: 141
Verified Feature
Dashboards
Basecamp
Basecamp
9.0
Responses: 186
Verified Feature
Wrike
Wrike
9.1
Responses: 156
Verified Feature
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Basecamp were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment, while reviewers for Wrike were more commonly in the Mid-Market segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Basecamp
Basecamp
49.3%
Wrike
Wrike
36.3%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Basecamp
Basecamp
33.0%
Wrike
Wrike
42.9%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Basecamp
Basecamp
17.7%
Wrike
Wrike
20.8%
Reviewers' Industry
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%
Wrike
Wrike Industry
Marketing and Advertising
13.9%
Information Technology and Services
9.5%
Computer Software
8.5%
Higher Education
3.9%
Internet
3.2%
Other
60.9%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Basecamp
G
User in Computer Software

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

Wrike
Bob S.
User in Professional Training & Coaching

I especially like that I can set up my own set of tasks and projects, alongside those of my work colleagues, all in a single browser window. It has a bit too much power for simple, repetitive tasks, but is fantastic for managing projects that take a lot of...

Most Helpful Critical Review
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.

Wrike
Andrea F.
User in Marketing and Advertising

NO CALENDAR VIEW!!! Despite having its infamous timeline view, which links individual tasks in a project and allows for automatic-adjustment of subsequent tasks and entire projects when a related task is modified, there is still no calendar view. Especially...

Discussions
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
Wrike
Wrike Discussions
Are there additional capabilities beyond project management? Seems like it going through this review process.
9 comments
Robert P.
RP
Wrike can be used many different ways. I have used Wrike for Project Completion sign-off from managers in remote locations. Wrike will date stamp and make...Read more
Project Portfolio Management (PPM) in Wrike?
2 comments
François B.
FB
Hi Francois, I’m Gabriel, a research analyst specializing in Project Management at G2. To answer your question: Wrike offers a report template for...Read more
Is there User manual ?
2 comments
Vivek S.
VS
Buenas, te comento que Wrike es una herramienta de flujos y procesos donde el manejo del administrador es importante para poder realizar y manejar al...Read more
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