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Comment by M_O_Z_G
about Affinity Publisher · Sep 2018 · Helpful Not helpful 9 Helpful Report as spam

Pros and Cons based on Public Beta experience:

[+] Faster
[+] Built-in Photo Filters and Effects
[+] Photoshop-like Layer management
[+] Intuitive TOC generation based on styles
[+] Styles setup on the panel is convenient.
[+] Intuitive Table Style options
[?] No subscription

[-] No color separation preview
[-] Slow path editing, changes appears with small lag.
[-] No Pure Black viewport options.
[-] Inch values are changing as integers when using arrow keys
[-] No GREP alternatives
[-] No IDML import like in Quark | Is presented in latest releases 1.8.x, not tested by me yet.
[-] No independent cell styles
[-] Non-convenient Overprint color option (available only as Global Color option) and doesn't work after PDF export at the moment (may be a bug)
[-] No EPUB mastering
[-] No linked/embeds explorer
[-] No manual table cells sorting
[-] Blurry UI fonts (maybe bug, it's dynamically changes while moving)
[-] Leaves registry data keys after uninstallation.

[Edited by M_O_Z_G, March 31]