QGIS is described as 'A fully featured, user friendly, open source Geographic Information System (GIS) with similar power to ArcGIS and MapInfo' and is a popular app in the Travel & Location category. There are more than 25 alternatives to QGIS for a variety of platforms, including Windows, the Web, Linux, Mac and Android. The best alternative is ArcGIS. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try GRASS GIS or Mapserver. Other great apps like QGIS are SuperGIS (Paid), what3words (Free), Google Maps Engine (Freemium) and OpenGeo Suite (Free, Open Source).
- ArcGIS is geographic information system (GIS) software for visualizing, managing, creating, and analyzing geographic data. View 42 alternatives to ArcGIS
- Paid • Proprietary
- Windows Mobile
- Android Tablet
- Windows Phone
ArcGIS vs QGISSimilar functionality (only difference is price)
- GRASS GIS (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System) is an open source, free software (FOSS) Geographical Information System (GIS) with raster, topological, vector, image... View 34 alternatives to GRASS GIS
- Free • Open Source
GRASS GIS vs QGISEqualy or even more powerful. The only downside is that it's native GUI has a learning curve. But it handles the processes way better.