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side-by-side comparison of Sailthru vs. Sonar
based on preference data from user reviews. Sailthru rates 4.2/5 stars with 134 reviews. By contrast, Sonar rates 4.2/5 stars with 96 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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4.2 out of 5
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4.2 out of 5
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Star Rating
Sailthru
Sailthru
Market Segments
Sailthru
Sailthru
Mid-Market (62.4% of reviews)
Sonar
Sonar
Enterprise (71.9% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Sailthru
Sailthru
No pricing information available
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Sonar
No pricing information available

Sailthru vs Sonar

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

  • Reviewers felt that Sonar meets the needs of their business better than Sailthru.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Sonar is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Sonar over Sailthru.
Categories
Shared Categories
Sailthru
Sailthru
Sonar
Sonar
Sailthru and Sonar are categorized as Mobile Marketing
Unique Categories
Sailthru
Sailthru is categorized as Personalization and Marketing Automation
Pricing
Sailthru
Sailthru Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Sonar
Sonar Pricing
Free Trial
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.7
Responses: 122
Sonar
Sonar
8.8
Responses: 88
Ease of Use
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.2
Responses: 122
Sonar
Sonar
9.0
Responses: 88
Ease of Setup
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.0
Responses: 46
Sonar
Sonar
9.3
Responses: 28
Ease of Admin
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.5
Responses: 49
Sonar
Sonar
9.3
Responses: 28
Quality of Support
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.4
Responses: 114
Sonar
Sonar
8.9
Responses: 76
Ease of Doing Business With
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.7
Responses: 46
Sonar
Sonar
9.1
Responses: 31
Product Direction (% positive)
Sailthru
Sailthru
7.4
Responses: 120
Sonar
Sonar
8.6
Responses: 89
Features
Analysis
Application Attribution
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.5
Responses: 8
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
8.2
Responses: 16
Campaign Analysis
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.8
Responses: 12
Sonar
Sonar
8.4
Responses: 16
Verified Feature
Uninstall Tracking
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.3
Responses: 5
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
9.0
Responses: 13
Custom Dashboards
Sailthru
Sailthru
9.2
Responses: 6
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
7.6
Responses: 15
Campaigns
Proximity Marketing
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.3
Responses: 8
Sonar
Sonar
Feature Not Available
Push Notifications
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.5
Responses: 8
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
8.4
Responses: 19
Verified Feature
Bulk SMS
Sailthru
Sailthru
9.3
Responses: 5
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
8.6
Responses: 16
Verified Feature
Two-Way Text Messaging
Sailthru
Sailthru
Not enough data available
Sonar
Sonar
8.7
Responses: 21
Email Campaigns
Sailthru
Sailthru
9.4
Responses: 11
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
Feature Not Available
Audience Segmentation
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.3
Responses: 9
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
7.9
Responses: 18
Engagement
Coupons and Promotions
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.7
Responses: 10
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
8.2
Responses: 16
Platform
Optimization
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.3
Responses: 12
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
9.1
Responses: 18
Integrations - Mobile Marketing
Sailthru
Sailthru
8.0
Responses: 11
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
8.1
Responses: 15
Verified Feature
Internationalization
Sailthru
Sailthru
9.2
Responses: 11
Verified Feature
Sonar
Sonar
8.8
Responses: 15
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Sailthru were most often representing companies in the Mid-Market segment, while reviewers for Sonar were more commonly in the Enterprise segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Sailthru
Sailthru
21.1%
Sonar
Sonar
2.1%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Sailthru
Sailthru
62.4%
Sonar
Sonar
26.0%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Sailthru
Sailthru
16.5%
Sonar
Sonar
71.9%
Reviewers' Industry
Sailthru
Sailthru Industry
Publishing
14.3%
Retail
12.0%
Media Production
9.0%
Marketing and Advertising
8.3%
Internet
7.5%
Other
48.9%
Sonar
Sonar Industry
Real Estate
55.2%
Transportation/Trucking/Railroad
15.6%
Marketing and Advertising
8.3%
Internet
8.3%
E-Learning
2.1%
Other
10.4%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sailthru
G
User in Online Media

- Personalization - Targeted messaging - Brilliant UI - Responsive, empowered customer support team

Sonar
G
Consultant in Retail

I love being able to text and receive text from my clients.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Sailthru
G
User in Health, Wellness and Fitness

It's a clunky software that doesn't do as well when thinking about greater personalization and email coding capabilities. In order to do so, you'd need to build in vendors on top of that or take analytics in-house. However, their support team isn't great at...

Sonar
G
Consultant in Real Estate

I wish the messages that came in would all be at the top to go through first

Discussions
Sailthru
Sailthru Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Sailthru has no discussions with answers
Sonar
Sonar Discussions
How do i stop seeing other co-workers texts? What is the maximum number of texts can be added?
1 comment
TF
Hello Tiffany! Your team's set up so that you should only see the 'Mine' column. If you are not seeing just that inbox you might want to do a hard...Read more
How do I create Sonar pop up notifications?
1 comment
Michael Y.
MY
Hello Michael! To enable desktop notifications once you log in to Sonar click the Main Menu > Settings > My Account option. From there you will see a...Read more
how can I setup the auto response txt .
1 comment
Tajmah M.
TM
Hello Tajmah - We offer a wide range of abilities to create and schedule automated texts. Happy to help learn more about your specific use and help provide a...Read more
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