Grapholite vs Microsoft Visio

Grapholite is an easy to use, touch-friendly, inexpensive, yet very powerful alternative to Visio that can be used for all types of business graphics: flowcharts, floor plans, office layouts, uml diagrams, organizational charts, mind maps, venn charts, bpmn diagrams, web-site structures and wireframes, technical drawings, network layouts, ui mockups and much more.
Microsoft Visio
Create professional diagrams to simplify complex information with updated shapes, collaboration tools and data-linked diagrams. Simplify complex information with professional diagrams you can create in just a few clicks. Visio makes diagramming simple - whether you want to quickly capture a flowchart that you brainstormed on a whiteboard, map an IT network, build an organizational chart, document a business process, or draw a floor plan. Microsoft Visio free cloud alternatives are: Gliffy, Google Drawings, Creatly, DrawAnywhere, Diagramly
Comparing Grapholite vs Microsoft Visio is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Microsoft Visio has more user-friendly interface than Grapholite because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots

To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that Microsoft Visio is more popular than Grapholite

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Microsoft launches Visio Online editor (in 2017)
- Grapholite - MS Visio alternative for Android (in 2014)

Looks like Microsoft Visio was recently more active than Grapholite (at least in our news). We also found some news, in which Grapholite and Microsoft Visio meet head to head:

2014 - Grapholite - MS Visio alternative for Android. Microsoft Visio keeps calm

Microsoft so appreciates its diagram-drawing application Visio, that sells it separately from the Office 365 for as high as 18/month/user. The most popular Microsoft Visio to MS Visio - is a great SaaS service Gliffy, which costs $5/month and free Google Drawings, which, however, is only suitable for simple diagrams. But it turns out that there is another serious alternative to MS Visio - Grapholite. This is online service + desktop app. Few days ago they also released the first full-featured Android app for drawing business graphics on tablets. Now, with the help of your finger you can draw quite complex and beautiful charts. Despite the fact that it is a mobile application it contains all features that can be expected from the mature state-of-the-art diagramming solutions like Visio: a rich set of built-in themes and styles, sophisticated connection auto-routing algorithms, dynamic grid, snap lines and hundreds of smart shapes on the toolbox. The unique “sketch” mode allows single-click styling of any figure as if it is sketched by hand. The unique “sketch” mode allows single-click styling of any figure as if it is sketched by hand. The app costs $15.99 while the desktop+online application costs $49 (one-time fee).