HipChat vs. RocketChat vs. Actor



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Description

What is HipChat?

HipChat is a hosted private chat service for your company or team. Invite colleagues to share ideas and files in persistent group chat rooms. Get your team off AIM, Google Talk, and Skype — HipChat was built for business.

What is RocketChat?

Rocket.Chat is a Web Chat Server, developed in JavaScript, using the Meteor fullstack framework. It is a great solution for communities and companies wanting to privately host their own chat service or for developers looking forward to build and evolve their own chat platforms.

What is Actor?

Actor is a platform for instant messaging. Actor provides features like large group chats; unlimited history storage; send/receive documents, photo, and video; authentication with one time password for phone number/email or OAuth2; easy integrations with external services.

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Pros

Why do developers choose HipChat?
Why do you like HipChat?

Why do developers choose RocketChat?
Why do you like RocketChat?

Why do developers choose Actor?
Why do you like Actor?

Cons

What are the cons of using HipChat?
No Cons submitted yet for HipChat
Downsides of HipChat?

What are the cons of using RocketChat?
No Cons submitted yet for RocketChat
Downsides of RocketChat?

What are the cons of using Actor?
No Cons submitted yet for Actor
Downsides of Actor?

Pricing

How much does HipChat cost?
HipChat Pricing
How much does RocketChat cost?
How much does Actor cost?

Companies

What companies use HipChat?
404 companies on StackShare use HipChat
What companies use RocketChat?
40 companies on StackShare use RocketChat
What companies use Actor?
1 companies on StackShare use Actor

Integrations

What tools integrate with HipChat?
122 tools on StackShare integrate with HipChat
What tools integrate with RocketChat?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with RocketChat
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to HipChat, RocketChat, and Actor?

  • Slack - Slack brings all your communication together in one place
  • Gitter - Messaging for people who make software. Integrated with your team, projects and your code.
  • Mattermost - Open-source, self-hosted, Slack alternative
  • Zulip - Powerful open source team chat

See all alternatives to HipChat

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