Compare Answerbase vs. Zoho Assist

Various organizations require different types of Customer Support Software. To learn which solution meets your requirements, think of assessing various solutions feature by feature an taking into consideration their conditions and costs. Similarly, you can get a quick idea of their general efficiency and customer feedback by checking our smart scoring system. The results are: Zoho Assist (8.5) vs. Answerbase (8.2) for all round quality and efficiency; Zoho Assist (98%) vs. Answerbase (100%) for user satisfaction rating. Check out their strong and low points and find out which software is a better option for your company. A simple, practical tip is to note down the pros and cons of both services next to each other and see which software comes on top. We know that not all companies have enough time to scrutinize a wide range of different products, so we came up with a list of suggestions that you may find useful. Our top choices for the Customer Support Software category are: Samanage, Zendesk, Freshdesk.



Zoho Assist


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Total Score

Our Score

8.2 ?

Our Score

8.5 ?

Client Satisfaction

Client Satisfaction

Client Satisfaction

100% ?

Client Satisfaction

98% ?





Pricing Model

Pricing Model

Monthly payment | Quote-based
Detailed Review

Detailed Review

General Description

General Description

Answerbase is a knowledge management application for eCommerce and customer support.
Zoho Assist is an advanced, easy, and free remote training and troubleshooting platform with dual screens and two-way file sharing that doesn’t need installation.
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Phone Number

Phone Number

+1-201-345-5567 1 877 834 4428
Pricing Page

Pricing Page

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Available Devices

Available Devices

Windows Mobile
Company Email

Company Email
Available Integrations

Available Integrations

Answerbase offers a comprehensive suite of developer APIs to help you create a Q&A solution for your specific needs or enable custom integration within your mobile apps, web properties, and others.

Zoho Assist was designed to serve as remote support for multiple desktop and mobile apps, which is why it integrates with all Zoho products and around 5% of all popular B2B apps and platforms:

  • Salesforce
  • Bitium
  • BigCommerce
  • WordPress
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Freshdesk
  • Google Analytics
  • Highrise CRM
  • Microsoft Dynamics CRM
  • JIRA
  • Drupal
  • Zapier
  • MailChimp
  • Zendesk
  • Shopify
  • Magento
  • Sugar CRM
  • Crashlytics
Contact Address

Contact Address

Carrer de Sants 125,
pral 1a Barcelona,
Catalunya 08028,


English English
Prominent Customers

Prominent Customers

Adobe, General Mills, Sagicor
Types of Support

Types of Support

Live Support
Cost Details

Cost Details

Answerbase offers free use for 30 days for a limited period of time, time and a total of four enterprise pricing packages for users to choose from. Give the details a look, and select the best option for your business:

Basic Plan – $49/month

  • Answerbase Q&A Platform
  • Interface Customization
  • Moderation Tools
  • Responsive Design
  • Social Login Options
  • Widget Builders
  • Your Domain Name

Professional Plan – $149/month

Includes all Basic Plan features, plus:

  • Content API
  • Content Drafting
  • Content Insights
  • Schedule Content Reviews
  • Team Collaboration

Business Plan – $399/month

Includes all Professional Plan features, plus:

  • Access Controls
  • Advanced API
  • Group Management
  • Phone Support
  • Single Sign-On

Enterprise Plan – Get a quote

Includes all Business Plan features, plus:

  • Custom Development
  • Custom Single Sign-On
  • Education and Training
  • Managed Integration
  • Managed Setup

Zoho Assist has three plans in their offer.

Lifetime free plan

  • 1 Remote Support Technician
  • 5 Unattended Computers
  • Instant Chat
  • Desktop App
  • UAC Compatible
  • Clipboard Sharing
  • Mac Support
  • User Management
  • Zoho Desk Integration
  • Zoho SalesIQ Integration
  • Organization Roles
  • 1 Concurrent Session

Remote Support

Standard – $10/technician/month (billed monthly) or $8/technician/month (billed annually) plus tax, as applicable

  • Inclusive of all Free Features
  • File Transfer
  • Multi Monitor Navigation
  • Send Ctrl+Alt+Del
  • Reboot and Reconnect
  • Session Transfer
  • Import Google Contacts
  • Custom Report
  • Screen Capture
  • ZenDesk Integration
  • 2 Concurrent Sessions

Professional – $15/technician/month (billed monthly) or $13/technician/month (billed annually) plus tax, as applicable

  • Inclusive of All Standard Features
  • Mobile Apps (iOS, Android)
  • Schedule Sessions
  • Two-way Screen Sharing
  • Session Notes
  • Custom Email Templates
  • Rebranding
  • Advanced Reports
  • Customer Widget
  • 4 Concurrent Sessions

Unattended Access

Standard – $10 for 25 computers (billed monthly) or $8 for 25 computers/month (billed annually) plus tax, as applicable

  • Computer Grouping
  • Group permissions
  • Deployment
  • Wake on LAN
  • Session Notes
  • File Transfer
  • Rebranding
  • Remote Power Options
  • Session Confirmation
  • Mobile Apps (iOS, Android)
  • Unlimited Technicians
  • Advanced Reports
Client Types

Client Types

Small Business | Large Enterprises | Medium Business | Freelancers Small Business | Medium Business
Available Features

Available Features

Answerbase FEATURES

  • Actionable content insights
  • Adjust content assignments and functional permissions
  • Admin answer drafting with version control
  • Admin collaboration notes
  • Advanced customization options
  • Advanced moderation tools with content assignments
  • Be notified about activity relevant to you
  • Browse and create articles
  • Browse content, post questions, answers and comments
  • Code snippet sharing (with syntax highlighting)
  • Collaborate with ther admins and moderators on answers
  • Collaboration forms the best answers
  • Control content and functional permissions
  • Customize the look and feel of your user interface
  • Default SEO functionality, can be modified by Admin users
  • Document, video, and image responses
  • Enable or disable community features including gamification
  • Enterprise customers get access to a QA environment
  • Feature specific content and members
  • Import existing content and users
  • Import/export content, users, and reports
  • Insert your own analytics tools
  • Integrate on a sub-directory or sub-domain
  • Multilingual interface
  • Private question management
  • Q&A widgets on product pages to increase conversions
  • Responsive design (mobile/tablet/computer)
  • Revise queries and feedback to increase clarity
  • Robust APIs available
  • Scan for related content, subject experts, and queries
  • Seamless user integration
  • Seamless user integration (Single Sign-On)
  • Standard and Advanced APIs
  • Subscribe to topics and ask direct questions to subject matter experts
  • Turn whatever ideas you have into a reality
  • User group management (content access and permissions)
  • Vote on the helpfulness and quality of answers
  • Widget builders for your website and eCommerce product pages

Zoho Assist FEATURES

  • Unattended access
  • Web-based technical console
  • Two-way screen sharing
  • File-transfer
  • Multi-monitor navigation
  • Reboot and Reconnect
  • Send Ctrl+Alt+Del
  • UAC compatibility
  • Clipboard sharing
  • Instant chat
  • Mac support
  • Support and operating system
  • SSL and 128-bit AES encryption
  • Customer widgets
  • Reports
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