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side-by-side comparison of OmniFocus vs. Things
based on preference data from user reviews. OmniFocus rates 4.6/5 stars with 48 reviews. By contrast, Things rates 4.3/5 stars with 15 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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OmniFocus
OmniFocus
(48)
4.6 out of 5
OmniFocus
Things
Things
(15)
4.3 out of 5
Things
Star Rating
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Market Segments
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Small-Business (56.3% of reviews)
Things
Things
Small-Business (35.7% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
No pricing information available
Things
Things
No pricing information available

OmniFocus vs Things

  • Reviewers felt that OmniFocus meets the needs of their business better than Things.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that OmniFocus is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Things over OmniFocus.
Categories
Shared Categories
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Things
Things
OmniFocus and Things are categorized as Task Management
Unique Categories
OmniFocus
OmniFocus has no unique categories
Things
Things has no unique categories
Pricing
OmniFocus
OmniFocus Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Things
Things Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Ratings
Meets Requirements
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
9.1
Responses: 44
Things
Things
8.7
Responses: 13
Ease of Use
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
8.1
Responses: 45
Things
Things
9.4
Responses: 13
Ease of Setup
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
8.3
Responses: 8
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
9.0
Responses: 8
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
8.9
Responses: 33
Things
Things
8.8
Responses: 8
Ease of Doing Business With
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
9.2
Responses: 8
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
7.7
Responses: 45
Things
Things
9.1
Responses: 13
Features
Task Creation
Creation & Assignment
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Due Dates
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Drag & Drop
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Mass Updates
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Task Management
Task Prioritization
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
To-Do Lists
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Dependecies
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Recurring Tasks
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
Not enough data available
Things
Things
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both OmniFocus and Things were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
56.3%
Things
Things
35.7%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
18.8%
Things
Things
35.7%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
OmniFocus
OmniFocus
25.0%
Things
Things
28.6%
Reviewers' Industry
OmniFocus
OmniFocus Industry
Information Technology and Services
18.8%
Computer Software
10.4%
Religious Institutions
8.3%
Government Administration
8.3%
Hospital & Health Care
6.3%
Other
47.9%
Things
Things Industry
Computer Software
21.4%
Real Estate
7.1%
Management Consulting
7.1%
Internet
7.1%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
7.1%
Other
50.0%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
OmniFocus
GL
User in Law Practice

Easy to use but powerful, and operates well on both OS X and iOS.

Things
G
User in Computer Software

I like being able to drag just about anything into the interface and create a task that references back to the source. For example, I get an email that is essentially a task. I can drag it onto things and it creates a task that I can name and schedule. In...

Most Helpful Critical Review
OmniFocus
Arran C.
Consultant in Computer Software

Omnigraffle really fails for me on a bunch of levels. Firstly the interface is pretty unintuitive, I really don't want to read through the documentation to figure out when I should use a project, vs sequential actions, parallel actions or folders. The...

Things
G
User in Computer & Network Security

Lack of notes feature. My oh l own lack of ability to stay focused on even staying focused.

Discussions
OmniFocus
OmniFocus Discussions
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OmniFocus has no discussions with answers
Things
Things Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Things has no discussions with answers
Screenshots
OmniFocus
OmniFocus Screenshots
Things
Things Screenshots
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