GoToMeeting vs. Webex

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Why GoToMeeting?

See why teams choose GoToMeeting as a Webex alternative.

Top-notch reliability

GoToMeeting has industry-leading uptimes of 99.99%, ensuring your team can communicate smoothly around the clock. Webex suffered from 33% more issues and outages than GoToMeeting in 2020.*

Faster performance

GoToMeeting uses 33% less bandwidth than Webex – meaning you’re less likely to suffer from lag and poor audio quality while trying to get work done.**

Better customer support

Thousands of customer reviews on, TrustRadius, and G2 rate GoToMeeting’s customer support as better and faster than Cisco Webex’s.*** And while premium support from Webex requires a premium plan, GoToMeeting offers 24/7 customer support with every paid plan.


A more intuitive experience

Reviews on top sites like, TrustRadius, G2, Capterra & more rate GoToMeeting as easier to use than Webex – from integration to mobile meetings.***

All-around better value

GoToMeeting can save you up to 41% per month over Webex for comparable top tier plans, with more meeting participants and unlimited cloud recordings included

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  • “GoToMeeting is very fast and easy to use. Perfect for simplified conferences and meetings…it’s very intuitive and offers a streamlined experience.”
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  • “One of the features that sets GoToMeeting apart is its mobile friendliness – you can setup and start a conference from your smartphone, something some big brand software struggles to do.”
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All the features you’d expect, and more

  • Integrations

    Seamless integrations with top applications like Slack, Outlook, Google Calendar, Microsoft Teams.

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  • Combined video and screen sharing 

    View the webcam gallery plus a shared presentation or application on the same screen.

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  • Customer support

    Extensive 24/7 customer support and trainings, video libraries, guides, etc.

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  • Secure by design

    Keep your video communications safe with security features like 256-bit encryption.

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  • Cloud recording

    Access and share meeting recordings at any time, from any device with cloud recording.

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  • Custom backgrounds

    Customize your webcam background so you can truly work from "anywhere". 


Yes! GoToMeeting supports 3rd-party plugins that enable virtual backgrounds, like ChromaCam. ChromaCam is free with your paid GoToMeeting plan.

In conjunction with the execution of our Business Associate Agreement, GoToMeeting can help your office maintain HIPAA compliance.

There is a free version of GoToMeeting, and meetings are limited to 40 minutes and 4 participants in the free version. GoToMeeting is always free for attendees - even if the host is on a paid plan.

Yes! It takes just one click. Click on File in the toolbar during a meeting and select Save Chat Log.

GoToMeeting does not have breakout rooms yet – but we are working on adding them! Check back soon.


**According to 3rd-party tests

***Based on independent reviews and ratings at time of publishing.

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