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side-by-side comparison of Pinnacle Cart vs. Shopify
based on preference data from user reviews. Pinnacle Cart rates 3.7/5 stars with 20 reviews. By contrast, Shopify rates 4.3/5 stars with 3,531 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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3.7 out of 5
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Shopify
(3,531)
4.3 out of 5
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Market Segments
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
Small-Business (89.5% of reviews)
Shopify
Shopify
Small-Business (81.5% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
44.95/mo 1
Shopify
Shopify
$29/ per month

Pinnacle Cart vs Shopify

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

  • Reviewers felt that Shopify meets the needs of their business better than Pinnacle Cart.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Shopify is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Shopify over Pinnacle Cart.
Categories
Shared Categories
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
Shopify
Shopify
Pinnacle Cart and Shopify share no categories
Unique Categories
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart is categorized as Shopping Cart
Shopify
Shopify is categorized as E-Commerce Platforms
Pricing
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart Pricing
Start-Up
44.95/mo1
Standard
94.95/MO1
Advanced
199.95/MO1
Enterprise
Call1
Free Trial
Shopify
Shopify Pricing
Basic
$29/ per month
Professional
$79/ per month
unlimited
$299/ per month
Free Trial
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
6.9
Responses: 17
Shopify
Shopify
8.7
Responses: 3171
Ease of Use
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
7.6
Responses: 18
Shopify
Shopify
8.8
Responses: 3180
Ease of Setup
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
6.7
Responses: 15
Shopify
Shopify
8.8
Responses: 1878
Ease of Admin
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
7.6
Responses: 15
Shopify
Shopify
8.8
Responses: 1891
Quality of Support
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
6.9
Responses: 18
Shopify
Shopify
8.4
Responses: 2951
Ease of Doing Business With
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
6.6
Responses: 15
Shopify
Shopify
8.8
Responses: 1854
Product Direction (% positive)
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
6.1
Responses: 18
Shopify
Shopify
8.7
Responses: 3140
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Pinnacle Cart and Shopify were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
89.5%
Shopify
Shopify
81.5%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
5.3%
Shopify
Shopify
13.2%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart
5.3%
Shopify
Shopify
5.3%
Reviewers' Industry
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart Industry
Food & Beverages
10.5%
Wholesale
5.3%
Telecommunications
5.3%
Sporting Goods
5.3%
Retail
5.3%
Other
68.4%
Shopify
Shopify Industry
Retail
29.6%
Marketing and Advertising
7.7%
Apparel & Fashion
7.6%
Consumer Goods
5.1%
Internet
4.3%
Other
45.8%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Pinnacle Cart
Mark M.
User in Facilities Services

Been using PinnacleCart for years now, but noticed some recent improvements that shows they're serious about helping their customers grow. For starters, the support I've been getting has been nothing short of outstanding. The cart.. Well, that's always been...

Shopify
Kathleen Virginia P.
User in Motion Pictures and Film

That you can build a storefront very quickly and easily. You can also do mass uploading of products. Etsy only allows you to upload one product at a time. This is helpful for large inventory, also with lots of variances in your products. (ie: Small, red or...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Pinnacle Cart
GP
Administrator in Publishing

The recurring products app is new and still rather buggy. I would recommend not using it for at least another year, until all of the many issues are resolved.

Shopify
AUSTIN L.
Administrator in Health, Wellness and Fitness

If you are looking to grow as a brand, this platform may not be for you. You cannot get any analytics from checkout. They limit this to only shopify plus clients. This is a major oversight and really hamstrings new businesses. They are not very good...

Discussions
Pinnacle Cart
Pinnacle Cart Discussions
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Pinnacle Cart has no discussions with answers
Shopify
Shopify Discussions
How can I change my store name in Shopify?
3 comments
G2
We have done that for a lot of eCommerce brands, well this is a general practice. Cause most of the entrepreneur start without any proper plan and lack of...Read more
What is the best way to change the front-page of my Shopify store
2 comments
Amar A.
AA
Hi Amar, It is very much possible without coding but it varies from theme to theme. I would be in a better position to help you with this if you can...Read more
how to remove powered by shopify
2 comments
G2
If you happen to face "powered by Shopify" on your screens it means you are using a development store which has not been transferred to any plan yet. Once...Read more
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