Compare Foxit PhantomPDF, Soda PDF Anywhere, and PDFelement

Pricing

 
Foxit PhantomPDF Business Windows
$159.00
US Perpetual
Soda PDF Business Plan
$120
PDFelement Business
20+ Licenses
Contact Sales
 
Foxit PhantomPDF Business Windows Subscription
14.99
Monthly
Soda PDF Enterprise
$159
PDFelement Pro Team
$3180 (Perpetual)
20 Users
 
Foxit PhantomPDF Mac
$129.00
US Perpetual
PDFelement
$79 (Perpetual)
1 User
 
Foxit PhantomPDF Windows Standard
129.00
Perpetual
PDFelement Pro
$129 (Perpetual)
1 User
 
Foxit PhantomPDF Standard Windows Subscription
13.99
Monthly
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
Foxit PhantomPDF
Foxit PhantomPDF Business Windows
$159.00US Perpetual
Foxit PhantomPDF Business Windows Subscription
14.99Monthly
Foxit PhantomPDF Mac
$129.00US Perpetual
Foxit PhantomPDF Windows Standard
129.00Perpetual
Foxit PhantomPDF Standard Windows Subscription
13.99Monthly
Free Trial
Soda PDF Anywhere
Soda PDF Business Plan
$120
Soda PDF Enterprise
$159
Free Trial
PDFelement
PDFelement Business
20+ LicensesContact Sales
PDFelement Pro Team
$3180 (Perpetual)20 Users
PDFelement
$79 (Perpetual)1 User
PDFelement Pro
$129 (Perpetual)1 User
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.4
8.6
9.0
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
8.2
9.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.4
6.7
9.3
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.1
7.0
9.1
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.0
7.7
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.3
5.7
9.1
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.9
7.4
9.2
Meets Requirements
Foxit PhantomPDF
9.4
Soda PDF Anywhere
8.6
PDFelement
9.0
Ease of Use
Foxit PhantomPDF
9.0
Soda PDF Anywhere
8.2
PDFelement
9.0
Ease of Setup
Foxit PhantomPDF
9.4
Soda PDF Anywhere
6.7
PDFelement
9.3
Ease of Admin
Foxit PhantomPDF
9.1
Soda PDF Anywhere
7.0
PDFelement
9.1
Quality of Support
Foxit PhantomPDF
9.0
Soda PDF Anywhere
7.7
PDFelement
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Foxit PhantomPDF
9.3
Soda PDF Anywhere
5.7
PDFelement
9.1
Product Direction (% positive)
Foxit PhantomPDF
8.9
Soda PDF Anywhere
7.4
PDFelement
9.2

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
59.5%
43.8%
71.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
31.3%
40.6%
14.7%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
9.2%
15.6%
14.2%
Foxit PhantomPDF
Small-Business
59.5%
Mid-Market
31.3%
Enterprise
9.2%
Soda PDF Anywhere
Small-Business
43.8%
Mid-Market
40.6%
Enterprise
15.6%
PDFelement
Small-Business
71.1%
Mid-Market
14.7%
Enterprise
14.2%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Construction
6.8%
Information Technology and Services
12.5%
Information Technology and Services
7.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.5%
Computer Software
12.5%
Real Estate
4.2%
 
Accounting
5.7%
Telecommunications
6.3%
Management Consulting
3.9%
 
Law Practice
5.1%
Hospital & Health Care
6.3%
Higher Education
3.9%
 
Financial Services
5.1%
Higher Education
6.3%
Education Management
3.9%
 
Other
70.8%
Other
56.3%
Other
76.7%
Foxit PhantomPDF
Construction
6.8%
Information Technology and Services
6.5%
Accounting
5.7%
Law Practice
5.1%
Financial Services
5.1%
Other
70.8%
Soda PDF Anywhere
Information Technology and Services
12.5%
Computer Software
12.5%
Telecommunications
6.3%
Hospital & Health Care
6.3%
Higher Education
6.3%
Other
56.3%
PDFelement
Information Technology and Services
7.5%
Real Estate
4.2%
Management Consulting
3.9%
Higher Education
3.9%
Education Management
3.9%
Other
76.7%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Grant C.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

I started using FoxitPhantom PDF back in April this year, and I just love the performance. In every respect it's fast to use, but the one stand-out feature is the user interface. It follows the new Microsoft standard and so it's totally seamless in my...

Gopi Venkata SaiTeja P.
User

First of all the price is very affordable unlike the other software.Best editing ,collaboration and converting software available in the market at present.And the best thing is that we can access Soda PDF’s online portal from any web-enabled device

Youssef S.
Administrator

PDFelement is fast, robust and beautiful PDF editor for Mac and Windows. PDFelement Read, annotate and edit PDFs, change text and images. So Easy Like In Word the strong points that I have found in PDFelement: Completely edit PDF, anyway you...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G
User

My limitations with this product are that I never really became familiarized with it and was not given any formal training to teach me how to effectively use it. There are many functions (redactions, OCRing, etc) that I do not know how to do due to not...

G
Administrator

It’s freezes up and has slot of glitches.

G
Consultant

Keeps crashing, I had it as standard for everything relevant, and it could sometimes take 5-10 mins to open a PDF.

 
Foxit PhantomPDF
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Grant C.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

I started using FoxitPhantom PDF back in April this year, and I just love the performance. In every respect it's fast to use, but the one stand-out feature is the user interface. It follows the new Microsoft standard and so it's totally seamless in my...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G
User

My limitations with this product are that I never really became familiarized with it and was not given any formal training to teach me how to effectively use it. There are many functions (redactions, OCRing, etc) that I do not know how to do due to not...

Soda PDF Anywhere
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Gopi Venkata SaiTeja P.
User

First of all the price is very affordable unlike the other software.Best editing ,collaboration and converting software available in the market at present.And the best thing is that we can access Soda PDF’s online portal from any web-enabled device

Most Helpful Critical Review
G
Administrator

It’s freezes up and has slot of glitches.

PDFelement
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Youssef S.
Administrator

PDFelement is fast, robust and beautiful PDF editor for Mac and Windows. PDFelement Read, annotate and edit PDFs, change text and images. So Easy Like In Word the strong points that I have found in PDFelement: Completely edit PDF, anyway you...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G
Consultant

Keeps crashing, I had it as standard for everything relevant, and it could sometimes take 5-10 mins to open a PDF.

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Sharing information through documents is vital for today’s organizations. Foxit PhantomPDF empowers knowledge workers to build better smart documents by providing a full solution that supports the complete document lifecycle in an affordable and easy to use application.

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Sharing information through documents is vital for today’s organizations. Foxit PhantomPDF empowers knowledge workers to build better smart documents by providing a full solution that supports the complete document lifecycle in an affordable and easy to use application.

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PDFelement

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