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side-by-side comparison of Magento Open Source vs. WooCommerce
based on preference data from user reviews. Magento Open Source rates 3.9/5 stars with 115 reviews. By contrast, WooCommerce rates 4.3/5 stars with 785 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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Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
(115)
3.9 out of 5
Magento Open Source
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WooCommerce
WooCommerce
(785)
4.3 out of 5
WooCommerce
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Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
Market Segments
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
Small-Business (72.8% of reviews)
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
Small-Business (89.4% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
No pricing information available
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
No pricing information available

Magento Open Source vs WooCommerce

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

  • Reviewers felt that WooCommerce meets the needs of their business better than Magento Open Source.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that WooCommerce is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of WooCommerce over Magento Open Source.
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Shared Categories
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
Magento Open Source and WooCommerce are categorized as E-Commerce Platforms
Unique Categories
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source is categorized as Omnichannel Commerce
WooCommerce
WooCommerce has no unique categories
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Magento Open Source
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.4
Responses: 87
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.8
Responses: 690
Ease of Use
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
6.9
Responses: 86
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.4
Responses: 692
Ease of Setup
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
6.2
Responses: 65
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 474
Ease of Admin
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.4
Responses: 65
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.4
Responses: 474
Quality of Support
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
6.5
Responses: 72
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
7.4
Responses: 554
Ease of Doing Business With
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.5
Responses: 60
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.5
Responses: 431
Product Direction (% positive)
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
6.6
Responses: 86
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.5
Responses: 685
Features
Merchandising/Marketing
Storefront Design Tools
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.3
Responses: 68
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
7.9
Responses: 559
Product Visualization
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
Feature Not Available
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 586
Recommendations / Personalization
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.4
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.0
Responses: 564
Promotions and Discounts
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.8
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.4
Responses: 565
Abandoned Cart Tools
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
6.1
Responses: 67
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
7.1
Responses: 473
Product Reviews
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.3
Responses: 69
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 526
SEO
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.9
Responses: 74
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 537
Product Catalog
Content Management
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.0
Responses: 75
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.6
Responses: 592
Configured Products
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
Feature Not Available
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.5
Responses: 582
Product Search and Filtering
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.4
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 573
Intangible Products
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.3
Responses: 54
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.3
Responses: 468
Order Process
Checkout Process
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.8
Responses: 76
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.6
Responses: 600
Shipping Options
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.0
Responses: 74
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.1
Responses: 565
Tax Display and Processing
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.9
Responses: 75
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 550
Payment Processing
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.3
Responses: 72
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.6
Responses: 596
Order Management
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.2
Responses: 76
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.5
Responses: 597
Returns / Refunds
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.5
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.1
Responses: 516
Inventory Management
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.7
Responses: 70
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.4
Responses: 527
Cross-Channel Fulfillment
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.3
Responses: 53
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
Feature Not Available
Multi-Channel Support
Unified Customer Experience
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.5
Responses: 61
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 475
Mobile
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.5
Responses: 66
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.5
Responses: 533
Social Commerce
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.1
Responses: 57
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.0
Responses: 428
Customer Service
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.1
Responses: 58
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
7.9
Responses: 441
Store Locator
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.3
Responses: 46
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
7.8
Responses: 333
3rd-Party Store Integration
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
Feature Not Available
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 348
B2B Features
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.6
Responses: 45
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
7.9
Responses: 328
Platform
APIs
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.9
Responses: 62
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.4
Responses: 417
Customization
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.1
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.4
Responses: 556
Integrations to Add-on Tools
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.2
Responses: 66
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.6
Responses: 531
User Management
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.1
Responses: 71
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.5
Responses: 542
Reporting / Analytics
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
Feature Not Available
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.0
Responses: 535
Security
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.2
Responses: 70
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.1
Responses: 543
Multi-Site Management
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
Feature Not Available
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.0
Responses: 301
Admin Access Rights
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.8
Responses: 66
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.7
Responses: 531
Test-to-Product Migration
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.6
Responses: 59
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
7.9
Responses: 398
Internationalization
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.3
Responses: 54
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2
Responses: 405
Cross Browser Support
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
8.4
Responses: 65
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.7
Responses: 507
Performance and Reliability
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
7.9
Responses: 73
Verified Feature
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.6
Responses: 567
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Magento Open Source and WooCommerce were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
72.8%
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
89.4%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
20.7%
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
8.2%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source
6.5%
WooCommerce
WooCommerce
2.4%
Reviewers' Industry
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source Industry
Information Technology and Services
17.2%
Retail
14.0%
Marketing and Advertising
7.5%
Consumer Goods
7.5%
Apparel & Fashion
6.5%
Other
47.3%
WooCommerce
WooCommerce Industry
Marketing and Advertising
9.3%
Information Technology and Services
8.9%
Retail
8.6%
Internet
8.6%
Apparel & Fashion
7.0%
Other
57.6%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Magento Open Source
Akshay R.
Administrator in Retail

Feature-rich – the Community (free) version consists of features which are not easily available in other solutions such as the ability to manage multiple stores, Multi-language and multi-currency support and is mobile and search engine...

WooCommerce
Kimberly H.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Wordpress is the best content management system that allows installing WooCommerce and get transactions with it. I can easily edit any part of our site, from the main page to the purchase button. An important point is that it is so easy to use and that...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Magento Open Source
Gaurav S.
User in Apparel & Fashion

Very limited functionality, only basics are covered hence does the job, To build anything on top of an existing interface lots of man hours and development is required

WooCommerce
Jim R.
Administrator in Computer Software

The WooCommerce base software is virtually useless without purchasing dozens of pricey "extensions", but you only discover this gradually, after you've invested a lot of time into setup and integration. It's like they've perfectly designed it to milk the...

Discussions
Magento Open Source
Magento Open Source Discussions
Is there an option to use it on Learner Management System? Currently i know of Moodle.
1 comment
Lwakhe S.
LS
Hi. Magento would not be a good choice to build a Learning Management System (LMS) on. Solutions such as Moodle would be a much better choice. If your...Read more
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WooCommerce
WooCommerce Discussions
How do I sell subscription on woocommerce?
3 comments
Benjamin I.
BI
I have found solution to this, all you need to do is to get their paid pluging to sell subscription Read more
how to backup woocommerce database
2 comments
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WooCommerce creates and uses existing tables within the WordPress database. Any database backup plugin would work, along with backing up the WordPress...Read more
What is the best way to enable Mpesa payment on WooCommerce?
1 comment
Alex M.
AM
Here are two that are worth trying: https://wordpress.org/plugins/woo-m-pesa-payment-gateway/ and...Read more
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