Compare Git vs Subversion

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comparison of Git vs. Subversion
based on data from user reviews. Git rates 4.7/5 stars with 226 reviews. Subversion rates 3.9/5 stars with 56 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
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Git
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Subversion
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.4
8.5
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.5
8.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
7.8
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.8
7.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.4
7.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.3
7.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
5.9
Meets Requirements
Git
9.4
Subversion
8.5
Ease of Use
Git
7.5
Subversion
8.0
Ease of Setup
Git
8.7
Subversion
7.8
Ease of Admin
Git
7.8
Subversion
7.5
Quality of Support
Git
8.4
Subversion
7.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Git
8.3
Subversion
7.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Git
8.7
Subversion
5.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
36.4%
14.3%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
28.4%
41.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
35.1%
44.6%
Git
Small-Business
36.4%
Mid-Market
28.4%
Enterprise
35.1%
Subversion
Small-Business
14.3%
Mid-Market
41.1%
Enterprise
44.6%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
28.4%
Information Technology and Services
30.4%
 
Internet
17.8%
Computer Software
17.9%
 
Information Technology and Services
17.3%
Financial Services
12.5%
 
Marketing and Advertising
4.4%
Internet
7.1%
 
Higher Education
2.7%
Telecommunications
3.6%
 
Other
29.3%
Other
28.6%
Git
Computer Software
28.4%
Internet
17.8%
Information Technology and Services
17.3%
Marketing and Advertising
4.4%
Higher Education
2.7%
Other
29.3%
Subversion
Information Technology and Services
30.4%
Computer Software
17.9%
Financial Services
12.5%
Internet
7.1%
Telecommunications
3.6%
Other
28.6%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Seth K.
User in Internet

Git's branching model is the best of the version control systems-- lightweight branches that can be switched and merged at will. It's also very fast and diskspace-light because of the way it stores only incremental changes for each commit. It's easy to move...

Luca C.
User

In our company we using Subversion everyday. This software allows each department to work independently on different projects with different resources by tracking changes of each. It is definitely a great help to have an optimal teamwork without losing...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
GC
G2 User in Computer Software

Not easy to use as a file tracker software, man ways to work with it, but not always easy read checkin to main repo details.

Dusty J.
User

Since you maintain a "working copy" on your desktop, I've broken the fragile link between the desktop app and the online repository. I've broken Subversion about every way possible, and learned how to manually remove the "sync" feature for the folders in my...

 
Git
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Seth K.
User in Internet

Git's branching model is the best of the version control systems-- lightweight branches that can be switched and merged at will. It's also very fast and diskspace-light because of the way it stores only incremental changes for each commit. It's easy to move...

Most Helpful Critical Review
GC
G2 User in Computer Software

Not easy to use as a file tracker software, man ways to work with it, but not always easy read checkin to main repo details.

Subversion
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Luca C.
User

In our company we using Subversion everyday. This software allows each department to work independently on different projects with different resources by tracking changes of each. It is definitely a great help to have an optimal teamwork without losing...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Dusty J.
User

Since you maintain a "working copy" on your desktop, I've broken the fragile link between the desktop app and the online repository. I've broken Subversion about every way possible, and learned how to manually remove the "sync" feature for the folders in my...

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