We performed a comparison between Cisco TelePresence and Google Hangouts based on real PeerSpot user reviews.
Find out in this report how the two Virtual Meetings solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.
"The most valuable features of Cisco TelePresence are the basic standard features and the ease of use. Additionally, the configuration and integration are exemplary."
"TelePresence allows our customers to have a quick meeting while traveling and still be effective. It saves time and money."
"When you get a meeting invitation, it's very easy to just join and go."
"Stable communication tool with a good history feature and very easy installation."
"The solution is extremely stable."
"Communication platform that's effective in project planning, project status communication, and virtual meetings. Setting it up is straightforward."
"This is a stable solution."
"The technical support team for Google Hangouts has been pretty responsive and could solve whatever challenges arise, within a day or two."
"Its ease of use is most valuable. It is just a click, and you're in the system."
"Google Hangouts is easy to use and has good performance."
"The price of Cisco TelePresence overall should be reduced."
"Maybe they should offer more security features."
"I would like for the platform to have a call recording feature in the free version."
"Google will not have two identical chat platforms. Google Chat is always a winner because it is compatible with my device."
"The stability of Google Hangouts could still be improved. How virtual backgrounds are handled also needs improvement."
"There is no delete option for messages which could be an added feature in a future release."
"Google Hangouts is not as feature-rich as Slack. Adding more features to this solution would make it better."
"Google Hangouts could work on making the service better for slow connections."
"Support could be a bit faster."
Hangouts Chat makes it easy for teams to be able to get their work done in one place. From direct messages to group conversations, Chat helps teams collaborate easily and efficiently.
Cisco TelePresence is ranked 16th in Virtual Meetings with 2 reviews while Google Hangouts is ranked 6th in Virtual Meetings with 11 reviews. Cisco TelePresence is rated 8.0, while Google Hangouts is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of Cisco TelePresence writes "Responsive support, reliable, and integrates well". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Google Hangouts writes "Good, reliable source of communication, but it is not compatible with every device, it's browser-based". Cisco TelePresence is most compared with Webex, Zoom, Cisco Meeting Server, Polycom RealPresence Clariti and Skype for Business, whereas Google Hangouts is most compared with Zoom and Blackboard Collaborate. See our Cisco TelePresence vs. Google Hangouts report.
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