Compare Help Scout, Solvvy, Freshdesk, and TeamSupport

Pricing

 
Plus
$27
user/month
Sprout
Free
for UNLIMITED agents
Support Desk
$50
/ agent / month billed annually
 
Basic
$8
user/month
Blossom
$19
/ agent / month billed annually
Enterprise
$65
/ agent / month billed annually
 
Standard
$15
user/month
Garden
$35
/ agent / month billed annually
Private Cloud
Custom
Contact Us for Pricing
 
Estate
$49
/ agent / month billed annually
 
Forest
$89
/ agent / month billed annually
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
Help Scout
Plus
$27user/month
Basic
$8user/month
Standard
$15user/month
Free Trial Unavailable
Solvvy
Free Trial
Freshdesk
Sprout
Freefor UNLIMITED agents
Blossom
$19/ agent / month billed annually
Garden
$35/ agent / month billed annually
Estate
$49/ agent / month billed annually
Forest
$89/ agent / month billed annually
Free Trial
TeamSupport
Support Desk
$50/ agent / month billed annually
Enterprise
$65/ agent / month billed annually
Private Cloud
CustomContact Us for Pricing
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.5
8.8
8.5
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.2
9.3
8.8
8.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.8
8.9
8.6
8.3
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.8
9.2
8.7
8.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.8
9.4
8.9
8.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.9
9.7
8.8
9.2
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
7.8
10.0
8.7
9.0
Meets Requirements
Help Scout
8.5
Solvvy
8.8
Freshdesk
8.5
TeamSupport
8.6
Ease of Use
Help Scout
9.2
Solvvy
9.3
Freshdesk
8.8
TeamSupport
8.6
Ease of Setup
Help Scout
8.8
Solvvy
8.9
Freshdesk
8.6
TeamSupport
8.3
Ease of Admin
Help Scout
8.8
Solvvy
9.2
Freshdesk
8.7
TeamSupport
8.7
Quality of Support
Help Scout
8.8
Solvvy
9.4
Freshdesk
8.9
TeamSupport
8.8
Ease of Doing Business With
Help Scout
8.9
Solvvy
9.7
Freshdesk
8.8
TeamSupport
9.2
Product Direction (% positive)
Help Scout
7.8
Solvvy
10.0
Freshdesk
8.7
TeamSupport
9.0

Features

Knowledge Share
Knowledge Base
Help Scout
8.7
Solvvy
Not enough data available
Freshdesk
8.8
TeamSupport
8.3
Searchable Articles
Help Scout
8.0
Solvvy
9.7
Freshdesk
8.6
TeamSupport
8.3
Community Forums
Help Scout
8.4
Solvvy
Not enough data available
Freshdesk
8.5
TeamSupport
8.0
Interactive FAQs & Forums
Help Scout
8.1
Solvvy
8.6
Freshdesk
8.5
TeamSupport
8.3
Interaction
Web Portals
Help Scout
8.8
Solvvy
9.4
Freshdesk
7.2
TeamSupport
8.7
Forum to Reponse
Help Scout
8.2
Solvvy
Not enough data available
Freshdesk
8.5
TeamSupport
8.4
Tickets and Tagging
Help Scout
8.7
Solvvy
9.0
Freshdesk
8.8
TeamSupport
8.9
Live Chat
Help Scout
6.7
Solvvy
Not enough data available
Freshdesk
8.8
TeamSupport
8.4

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
54.4%
15.8%
52.5%
40.8%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
39.5%
84.2%
36.6%
46.7%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
6.1%
0%
10.9%
12.5%
Help Scout
Small-Business
54.4%
Mid-Market
39.5%
Enterprise
6.1%
Solvvy
Small-Business
15.8%
Mid-Market
84.2%
Enterprise
0%
Freshdesk
Small-Business
52.5%
Mid-Market
36.6%
Enterprise
10.9%
TeamSupport
Small-Business
40.8%
Mid-Market
46.7%
Enterprise
12.5%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Computer Software
22.5%
Internet
31.3%
Information Technology and Services
20.3%
Computer Software
26.7%
 
Internet
17.1%
Computer Software
28.1%
Computer Software
14.0%
Information Technology and Services
21.1%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Retail
15.6%
Internet
5.8%
Internet
5.4%
 
Marketing and Advertising
5.9%
Consumer Electronics
6.3%
Education Management
3.7%
Financial Services
4.2%
 
Real Estate
4.8%
Computer Networking
6.3%
E-Learning
3.4%
Hospitality
3.7%
 
Other
41.7%
Other
12.5%
Other
52.8%
Other
38.9%
Help Scout
Computer Software
22.5%
Internet
17.1%
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Marketing and Advertising
5.9%
Real Estate
4.8%
Other
41.7%
Solvvy
Internet
31.3%
Computer Software
28.1%
Retail
15.6%
Consumer Electronics
6.3%
Computer Networking
6.3%
Other
12.5%
Freshdesk
Information Technology and Services
20.3%
Computer Software
14.0%
Internet
5.8%
Education Management
3.7%
E-Learning
3.4%
Other
52.8%
TeamSupport
Computer Software
26.7%
Information Technology and Services
21.1%
Internet
5.4%
Financial Services
4.2%
Hospitality
3.7%
Other
38.9%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Danielle L.
Administrator in Computer Software

HelpScout is extremely easy to set up an implement. All you need to do is hook up your email address and you're ready to go! You can create snippets, workflows, and tags to collaborate with your team. There are also many app integrations for Slack, Email...

Yael M.
Administrator in Internet

The AI for Customer Support market is really crowded, but Solvvy stands out for being so communicative, responsive, and friendly. Their Customer Success team works quickly and thoroughly to help us get what we need out of Solvvy. They also provide us a...

Clyde C.
User in Music

Freshdesk is a big improvement over handling support via email. It keeps responses from customers together and provides good tools for sharing support responsibilities with other agents. The "solutions" section is very helpful to my customers and is easier...

Jessica H.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

TeamSupport gives our team a way to organize our ticket types, create workflow, and tag commonly used knowledge articles to ensure our process is efficient and effective for supporting our clients. We can open our tickets in real-time, collaborate, and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

Ironically, the simplicity of Help Scout is also the worst part. There are not many app integrations, and a lot of their functions are relatively new. They have a mobile app, but there is no chat support on the app.

G2 User

The dashboard doesn't have all the information I'd like. The weekly report includes top resolutions and suggestions, I'd like to see this available when I want it.

Ted F.
Administrator in Mining & Metals

They do not offer a WYSIWYG editor globally.

G2 User in Financial Services

The functionality and how difficult it is to perform a basic task. Navigation isn't intuitive.

 
Help Scout
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Danielle L.
Administrator in Computer Software

HelpScout is extremely easy to set up an implement. All you need to do is hook up your email address and you're ready to go! You can create snippets, workflows, and tags to collaborate with your team. There are also many app integrations for Slack, Email...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

Ironically, the simplicity of Help Scout is also the worst part. There are not many app integrations, and a lot of their functions are relatively new. They have a mobile app, but there is no chat support on the app.

Solvvy
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Yael M.
Administrator in Internet

The AI for Customer Support market is really crowded, but Solvvy stands out for being so communicative, responsive, and friendly. Their Customer Success team works quickly and thoroughly to help us get what we need out of Solvvy. They also provide us a...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

The dashboard doesn't have all the information I'd like. The weekly report includes top resolutions and suggestions, I'd like to see this available when I want it.

Freshdesk
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Clyde C.
User in Music

Freshdesk is a big improvement over handling support via email. It keeps responses from customers together and provides good tools for sharing support responsibilities with other agents. The "solutions" section is very helpful to my customers and is easier...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Ted F.
Administrator in Mining & Metals

They do not offer a WYSIWYG editor globally.

TeamSupport
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jessica H.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

TeamSupport gives our team a way to organize our ticket types, create workflow, and tag commonly used knowledge articles to ensure our process is efficient and effective for supporting our clients. We can open our tickets in real-time, collaborate, and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Financial Services

The functionality and how difficult it is to perform a basic task. Navigation isn't intuitive.

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