Compare SurfShop

 
SurfShop
Pinnacle
SunShop
osCommerce
X-Cart Pro
Magento
Price
Free
$797 +$150 for source code
$200
Free
$491
Free
Number of Products
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
unlimited
Batch Import Products and Images
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
?
No
Batch Import Categories

Yes
Only SurfShop has this
time-saving feature built-in

No
No
No
No
No
Support User forum
?
1 year
User forum
?
User forum
Express CheckOut

Yes

Your customer can choose
whether or not to create an account -
Not mandatory to make a purchase

Yes
No

Yes

requires add-on module

No
Yes
Calculations Unlimited store-wide calcs
using powerful calculation engine
shipping and tax
?
?
?

Add-ons

$

Online Forum

Yes, accessible to all

Run by intelligent, friendly people whose main language is English

Yes, but only available after purchase

Yes

Yes

Yes, only available after purchase

based in Russia

Yes
Database 3 databases to choose from:
MySQL, DBM, or ASCII
Limited,
SQL only
Limited,
SQL only
Limited,
SQL only
Limited,
SQL only
Limited,
SQL only
Installation Wizard
Yes
?
?
No
?
Yes
Open Code

Yes - 100%!

Not locked to a domain — it moves with you if you move!

No

Partially encryted

No

Partially encryted

Yes
No
Yes, but very convoluted. Finding what you're looking for is next to impossible.
Notes Extremely fast   Locked to a single domain Difficult to upgrade. Updates are few and far between, if any at all.   Very slow, large codebase makes it sluggish.