Comparison Chart

The Competition

We tested many products for importing Excel data into MySQL. This chart shows 4 established products..
Other converters did worse or failed completely (e.g. DBConvert, Intelligent Converters & sqlconverter...).

Excel2MySQL is THE BEST application in its class.
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Product
Excel2MySQL
SpectralCore
Oracle MySQL
for Excel

NaviCat for MySQL

Auto calculate column width

 Success

Success

 Fail

Fail
Optimize field types

 Success

Success

Success

Fail
Stand-alone exe

 Success

Fail

Fail

Fail
International characters

 

 

Load multiple sheets

 

 

Command Line Interface Conversion

 

 

Excellent Documentation

 

 

Accurate

 

Unmerge merged cells

Detect and add new fields during append to existing table

Works with all versions of Excel
Support for SSL
Quick, Easy and Intuitive

 

 

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Time to Load
18884 rows
31 cols

 17 secs

156 secs

 82 secs

10 secs
Price

 $39 

$300

Free

$100+