Powtoon is a presentation and animated video creation software. Its features include video exporting, storyboard templates, drag-and-drop elements, and more. In this article, we cover Powtoon reviews and pricing. Ready to get started with Powtoon? Sign up for free.
Summary of Positive Powtoon Reviews
Users who gave Powtoon a positive review said that it enables users to create engaging animated videos that are professional-looking. They also added that it has a large selection of media, templates, and animation effects from which to choose.
One user who gave Powtoon a positive review on Capterra said that she can incorporate the slide templates, icons, and music to her own videos easily. She also mentioned that its free resources and webinars have helped improve the way she created presentations.
Summary of Negative Powtoon Reviews
Users who gave Powtoon a negative review said that it takes up a lot of RAM. They also added that its rendering process sent through email can be time-consuming. Some suggested an offline access feature.
One user who gave Powtoon a negative review on G2 Crowd said that she regularly had to clear her cache to improve the software’s speed. She also added that she does not receive the emails that are supposed to notify her once the videos are done being rendered.
Powtoon pricing has a free plan and four paid subscription options: Starter at $39 per month, Pro at $89 per month, Pro+ at $197 per month, and Agency at $99 per month. The main differences between the plans are the number of allowed branding-free exports per month, storage space, video length, and access to features such as privacy control, custom fonts, exportable file formats, and more.
*The annual plans are paid in full at the start of the billing cycle.
Educational plans are also offered for students and teachers. Pricing ranges from $0 to $16 per month.
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Check out the list below of some of Powtoon’s features:
- Presentation and video exporting
- Cloud storage
- Commercial use and reselling rights
- Custom fonts
- Privacy control
- Royalty-free music and objects
- Storyboard templates
Can Powtoon Users Import PowerPoint Presentations Into the Platform?
PowerPoint presentations to be imported in Powtoon’s platform must be in .pptx format. However, there are PowerPoint elements that Powtoon can’t support like animations, sound effects, tables, hyperlinks, notes, comments, objects, most chart types, SmartArt, and backgrounds added with slide master.
What Formats and Platforms Can Powtoon Presentations Be Exported to?
Powtoon presentations can be exported into various social media, content communities, and files. The social media include Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google+. Content communities and platforms include Vimeo, Flickr, Wistia, HubSpot, and SlideShare (for paid plans only). As for the files, they can be exported into PowerPoint presentations, PDF, and MP4 (for paid plans only).
Here is a list of some of Powtoon’s popular integrations: