Zoho Creator vs Zoho Reports

Zoho Creator
Launch Database Apps on Your Own. Zoho Creator with its drag-and-drop builder makes it extremely easy for business users to build their own custom apps. Custom Apps, from simple Contact Manager to complex CRM can be built in minutes with the drag-drop builder. No technical expertise required.
Zoho Reports
Zoho Reports is an online reporting and business intelligence service that helps you easily analyze your business data, and create insightful reports & dashboards for informed decision-making. It allows you to easily create and share powerful reports in minutes with no IT help.
Comparing Zoho Creator vs Zoho Reports is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Zoho Reports has more user-friendly interface than Zoho Creator because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots

To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that Zoho Creator is more popular than Zoho Reports

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Zoho Reports gets mobile phone app (in 2017)
- Zoho Reports available on Android tablets (in 2015)
- Zoho Reports 3.0 brings new interface and features (in 2015)
- Zoho Support integrated with Zoho Creator (in 2014)
- Zoho Creator adds form automation (in 2014)
- Zoho CRM and Zoho Creator mobile apps become free for all customers (in 2014)

Looks like Zoho Reports was recently more active than Zoho Creator (at least in our news). We also found some news, in which Zoho Creator and Zoho Reports meet head to head:

2015 - Zoho Reports 3.0 brings new interface and features to keep up with Zoho Creator

Zoho released a new version of its reporting app - Zoho Reports 3.0 with a sleek new interface and loads of new features. It offers an enhanced user experience, designed for power users and beginners alike, to quickly and easily create fabulous reports. It also provides new data connectors for the popular business applications (including Google Analytics, Salesforce and ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus), new options to drill down on any data point in a chart, pivot table or summary view, KPI widgets in dashboards, Slide shows for displaying reports & dashboards on large TV screens, new model diagrams (that allow you to see the overall design of your database – how the tables are connected with each other, and which column looks up which other columns.