100points

PicsArt

68points

VSCO Cam

PicsArt
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37 facts in comparison

PicsArt vs VSCO Cam

PicsArt
VSCO Cam
100
points
PicsArt
68
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VSCO Cam

Why is PicsArt better than VSCO Cam?

  • Has HDR adjustment
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  • 0.2 higher rating on Google Play
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    4.5vs4.3
  • 13 more filters
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    23vs10
  • Has mirror effect
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  • Can adjust curves
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  • Tablet-optimised
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  • 0.5 higher rating on the App Store
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    4.5vs4
  • Has tilt shift
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Why is VSCO Cam better than PicsArt?

  • 11.9MB smaller app size (iOS app)
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    20.3MBvs32.2MB
  • Can adjust brightness
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  • Can adjust saturation
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  • Has geotagging
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  • Includes publishing platform
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  • Has manual focus
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  • Focus and expose separately
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  • Has manual shutter speed
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General info

1.Free app
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
2.Ad-free
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
3.Is compatible with Android
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
4.rating on Google Play

4.5

4.3

The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
5.iOS app size

32.2MB

20.3MB

A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.
6.Tablet-optimised
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
There is a tablet-optimised version of the app available. This gives a much better user experience than using an app designed for a phone on a tablet.

Photography

1.Can rotate the image
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
This can be used to rotate the image for an interesting effect, or more commonly to correct the image if it is at a slight angle.
2.Can adjust brightness
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
If your photo is too bright or dark, you can adjust the brightness in order to get a well-balanced image.
3.Can adjust contrast
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
Adjusting the contrast affects the difference between light and dark areas of the image. You can fine tune it to meet your needs, such as increasing the contrast to make your subject stand out more.
4.Can adjust curves
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
Adjusting tonal curves allows you to selectively adjust the exposure and contrast within an image.
5.Can capture photos
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
You can take photos within the app. This allows you to do everything from capturing the image to editing all within one app, instead of having to import an image taken with another camera app.
6.has manual white balance
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.

Effects

1.Has HDR adjustment
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
You can add an HDR-style effect to the image, whereby the darker areas appear brighter and the bright areas appear darker - giving your image more dynamic range. This gives you an image which looks more akin to how the human eye sees it, rather than a camera.
2.number of filters

23

10

Filters allow you to apply effects to your image with one touch, usually with a range of effects such as retro films or sketches.
3.Has mirror effect
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
You can apply a mirror effect to the image, allowing you to experiment with creating symmetrical images.
4.Has sharpening tool
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
Image sharpening tools emphasize the edges within an image. This can be applied to a blurred image to make it appear sharper and more detailed.
5.Has tilt shift
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
Tilt shift is a technique which can be used to achieve the “diorama” effect, whereby you can make normal images look as if they were taken of small models. It works by applying a blur to parts of the image which simulates a shallower depth of field, even on objects far away.
6.Captioning
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VSCO Cam
You can add captions and titles to your photos.

Social features

1.Integrates with social networks
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
2.Has photo challenges
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VSCO Cam
Users are given regular challenges to complete such as taking a photo of a particular place or object, with the best ones being singled out for exposure and sometimes prizes.
3.Is a social network
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VSCO Cam
It is a social network, which has features such as commenting and tagging. This means you can share content quickly and easily and engage with a community.
4.Includes publishing platform
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VSCO Cam
It includes a publishing platform so that you can publish your photos to a website as a portfolio, or to a private web address to share with friends and family.

Features

1.Has geotagging
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
You can tag your photos/videos at the specific location where you took them. This gives you another way to organise them, and also makes them more discoverable by other people.
2.Can create collages
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
You can create collages using lots of your images, usually with custom frames and shapes.

Miscellaneous

1.has manual focus
PicsArt
VSCO Cam
This allows to manually set the focus.

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