Why is Zoho SalesIQ one of the best alternatives to Intercom?

Over 450,000 businesses feel SalesIQ offers value for money right out of the box. You don't have to take our word for it. You can try it for yourself for free. And unlike Intercom, we don't need your credit card details unless you decide to subscribe to one of our paid plans. You will have to try it to believe why SalesIQ is the best intercom alternative!


Access multiple channels from one dashboard

With support for multiple Instant Messaging channels including Whatsapp, Instagram, Telegram, and FB Messenger, prospects and customers can instantly reach you right from their favorite apps, eliminating queues and increasing customer satisfaction.


Protect your agents

Profanity management keeps the conversations clean and professional. You can mask or restrict terms in the profanity library to protect your agents from verbal abuse.


Stay connected on the go

You don't have to be glued to your chair to engage with customers on your website. Our agent mobile app keeps you notified of all live visitors, chats, and calls, so you never miss out on an opportunity.


Add life to your mobile app

Give your mobile app a human touch with Mobilisten, our in-app chat support for iOS and Android. This in-app chat lets you engage with your app users in real time and retarget them with personalized push notifications.


Go easy on your wallet

Our pricing model is as simple as it gets - no complications! Businesses just starting out can use Zoho SalesIQ for free. For others, we offer a paid version that is economically priced at  /agent/month. /agent/month. This makes SalesIQ the most cost effective and reliable option of all the other Intercom alternatives.


Unlock possibilities with Autopilot

Autopilot helps you combine the capabilities of Answer Bot, our AI-driven chatbot with Zobot, our guided chatbot building platform . Make your business excel in all the three major business functions - sales, marketing and support - by unleashing the true power of your chatbot.

Here are some more reasons why Zoho SalesIQ is a great Intercom live chat alternative:

  • Features
  • Pricing starts at  /agent/month (Basic) $74/month(Starter)
  • Customer Support
  • Audio calling   (Built-in)  (Third party)
  • Reopen conversation   
  • Voice notes  
  • File sharing  
  • Screen sharing  (Built-in)  (Third party)
  • Agent Support
  • Chat routing  
  • Live translate  
  • Call recording  
  • CSV export  
  • Internal notes  
  • Abusive content management  
  • Block IP  
  • Company profile enrichment  (Powered by Zia)  (Powered by Clearbit)
  • Knowledge base  
  • Widgets  
  • Visitor routing  
  • Third party messaging app integration  
  • Agent-to-agent chat  
  • Customer Engagement
  • Triggers  
  • Chatbots
  • Codeless bot  
  • Answer bot  
  • Visitor Tracking
  • Lead scoring  
  • Live tracking  
  • Mobile SDK
  • Push notifications  
  • Android  
  • iOS  
  • Cross-platform support  
  • Tracking (Device permissions, screen resolution, storage, and much more)  (Limited)
  • Customization (Create your own UI) (Limited)
  • Multi-device sync  
  • Multilingual support (28 languages) (Limited)
  • Bots (Advanced AI-powered bots) (Limited)
  • Integration (Rich integrations) (Limited)
  • Mobile App
  • Android  
  • iOS  
  • Security
  • GDPR Compliance  

What our customers say?


Our website is very interactive for designing clothing online and that comes with a number of questions that customers have. So we can jump right in their design experience with Zoho SalesIQ and answer questions and create value for them on the fly. It is incredibly strong and powerful for bringing new customers on.


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