Looking for a Grasshopper vs. MightyCall comparison? Since you've found this post, we assume that you might be deciding between either Grasshopper and MightyCall as your next virtual phone system provider. While we are very confident in AVOXI's services that come at an affordable price, we know that one provider isn't perfect for everyone. In other words, we want to help you find the best fit for your business, even if it doesn't end up being us.
Both Grasshopper and MightyCall are great providers that have been around for several years and have longer proven that they can handle a wide range of business communication needs-- but which is best for your business? In this post, we'll be discussing these two providers and review their features, pricing, similarities, and differences as a way to help you find what provider works best for you.
Grasshopper vs MightyCall Comparison
To start, here is a table that offers you a quick breakdown of pricing and features for both MightyCall and Grasshopper. In case you were interested to see how we stack up, we've included ourselves too!
|Starting Price Per Month||$19.99||$29.99||$4.49|
|Multiple Extensions||Unlimited||3 - Unlimited||Add-on?|
|Minutes Included||1000 - Unlimited||Unlimited||0 - 4212+|
|Int'l Numbers||$10, 11 countries available||No||Yes, 160 countries available|
|Int'l Calling||Yes, pay-as-you-go||Per request ($500 deposit)||Yes, pay-as-you-go|
Grasshopper vs MightyCall Feature Comparison
Grasshopper's plans have identical features, outside from the amount of numbers and extensions unique to each plan. All Grasshopper plans include:
- Mobile + desktop apps
- Call Forwarding
- Read Your Voicemail
- VoIP + WiFi Calling
- Simultaneous call handling
- Virtual fax
- Custom greetings
- Incoming Call Control
- Call transfers
- Business Phone Number
The Solo plan includes 1 number and 3 extensions, with the Partner including 3 numbers and 6 extensions, and the Small Business plan including 5 numbers and unlimited extensions.
Features that are not included but are available for an additional cost include:
- Business SMS
- Call Blasting
- Read Your Voicemail
- Professional Voice Recording
MightyCall's plans have unique features for each, but still have a standard set of features included in all plans. Features include:
- Unlimited extensions
- Unlimited SMS
- Call Routing
- Auto Attendant
- Activity Queue
- Available / DND Status
- Business Hours
- Conference Calls
- Call Queues
- Voicemail to Email
- Call Transfer
- Caller ID
- Vanity Number
- Custom Greetings
- Performance reports
- Social Media Integration
- Click-to-call Widget
- Call-back Widget
Plan differences are as follows:
Basic Plan includes:
- 1,000 minutes
- 2 toll free or local numbers
- Unlimited Users
Standard Plan includes:
- Unlimited minutes
- Unlimited users
- 5 toll free or local numbers
- Call recording
- Voice to Text
- Presence Indicator
- Softphones & deskphones
Ultimate Plan Includes:
- Standard plan features
- 10 toll free or local numbers
- Voice Studio Recording
When comparing Grasshopper and MightyCall, there are a few things that each might include that the other does not. MightyCall has features such as the callback widget, unlimited extensions, and supports internal calls. Grasshopper, on the other hand, offers faxing and email integrations. Both provide 24/7 support, but Grasshopper might have a slight edge in resources with their vast online resources for their users. Both providers are best for users in the US and Canada, and would not be recommended for businesses that work internationally.
Grasshopper vs. MightyCall Pricing Comparison
Grasshopper pricing includes three different plans, at $29, $49, and $89 per month, respectively. All the Grasshopper plans are identical in features, aside from the amount of numbers and extensions. As for adds ons and additional fees, pricing is as follows:
- Regulatory Recovery Fee (required): $3.75 / mo
- SMS Activated: $10 / mo
- Call Blasting: $10 / mo
- Read Your Voicemail: $10 / mo
- Professional Voice Recording: $75
- Additional extensions: Plan upgrade required
- Additional numbers: $5 / mo
- Transferred Canadian numbers: $5 / mo
MightyCall also has a three-tiered pricing plan at $19.99, $39.99, and $99.99 per month, with a large set of standard features available on every plan. A higher priced plan can get users unlimited minutes, more numbers, call recording, voice to text, presence indicator, deskphones & softphones, and API.
Available add-ons include one extra business number and one international number, but pricing for these add-ons is not explicit on the website.
Choosing Between Grasshopper and MightyCall
While Grasshopper and MightyCall offer many similar features, we recommend Grasshopper for smaller businesses or entrepreneurs, and MightyCall for larger businesses. While Grasshopper has unlimited minutes, faxing, and email integrations that are useful for small businesses, MightyCall includes features suitable for large companies such as their unlimited free extensions, call widgets, and internal calls.
That being said, take the information from this blog post to make the most educated decision for business's unique communications needs as you decide your provider. Since you're here, we encourage you to see what AVOXI has to offer before you make your final decision... we might be a great fit for you!
Interested in Trying AVOXI as an Alternative?
Set up a virtual phone number today and see how AVOXI stacks up as an alternative to Grasshopper and MightyCall! Every virtual number plan includes:
- No setup fees, no minimum contracts
- 20+ VoIP business features at no extra cost
- 15 days of free call recording, with affordable extended plans available
- Multiple layers of failover routing so you get the highest uptime possible
- A dedicated support team of VoIP experts available anytime you need them, 24/7
- Global VoIP infrastructure to ensure amazing call quality, no matter where you do business
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