​Comparison of Features between Roll Call and Realm

Roll Call Realm Inform ​Realm Connect
Devices that can be used
Windows PC
Apple Mac
iOS or Android Tablets
iOS or Android Phones
Custom Fields
Grade for Children
Church Directory
Directory Search
Change Log
People Import
User Security
Self-Managed Profile
Admin-Assigned Roles
Pastoral/Staff Notes
Self Managed Family Members
Self Managed Communication Preferences
Realm Shepherd App
In-App updates
Print mailing labels
Create an unlimited number of giving funds (chart of accounts)
Enter contributions based on name, envelope number or check reader
Enter split donations
Print year end giving statements for US and Canada formats
Email year end giving statements
Record in-kind or property gifts
Integrated Online Giving
Mobile Giving
Text to Give
Child Check-in
Check families/students into group meetings or events
Customize background image
Capture check out time
Send text from check in screen
Recommended classes available based on grade or age
Use a touch screen for check in
Automatically records attendance
Print name tags and parent tags
Print check in rosters
Ministry Area/Department Categorization.
Group Profile
Multiple Group Types
Meeting Calendar
Attendance Tracking
Group Leader Tools
Leader managed rosters
Shared Files and Resources
Search and Join
General Events
Record Event Attendance
Self Administered RSVP
Member Self Registration
Event Payments
Custom Questions
Public Sharing
Email Blasts
Automated System Emails
In App Announcements
Direct Messaging
Interactive Group Posts
Mobile App with Push Notifications
Built in Word Processor
Send texts (coming to Realm July 2019)
Insights and Reports
Church Dashboard
Contribution Dashboard
Pledge Dashboard
Attendance Dashboard
Predefined Reports
Custom Report Builder
Save and Share Reports
Event Metrics
Create Processes for Assimilation and Discipleship
Staff Assignments
Staff Automatically Assigned to Steps
Person Auto Enrolled based on Completion of a Pathway.
Person Auto Enrolled based on Attendance Event.
Person Auto Enrolled based on Giving Event.

+ Accounting

Roll Call Realm Inform ​Realm Connect
General Ledger
Fund Accounting
Cash Basis Only
Chart of Accounts
Income/Expense Tracking
Credit Card Transactions
Bank and Credit Card Reconciliation
Bank Reconciliation Autosaves
Departmental Expense Tracking
Transaction Logs
User Security
Incremental Budgeting
Giving Integration
Contribution Posting
Link GL to Giving Funds
Giving Receipts
Deposit Reference Numbers
Online Batches Automatically Post as Deposits
Batch Deposit Details
Invoice Tracking
Check Printing
Vendor Reports, 1099s
Assign Default Expense Account to Vendors
Reports & Analytics
Internal Financial Reports (by dept or by account segment)
External Financial Statements
Budget Comparisons
Vendor Totals and Aging Report
Extract GL Statement Report to CSV
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