Microsoft Power BI Review

Learn about Microsoft Power BI Data Visualization Software. Includes info on Microsoft Power BI, free trials, pricing, customer reviews, and FAQs.

Updated on February 24th, 2019

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Microsoft Power BI is a data visualization tool that offers business intelligence tools, custom data visualizations and a comprehensive analytics dashboard, among other features.

Microsoft Power BI Pricing:

Plan Name



$0.00 /mo.

Share and Collaborate

$9.99 /mo.

Microsoft Power BI Review
Microsoft Power BI Review:

Pros: Excellent UI and large community of users.

Cons: Over-reliance of spreadsheet software.

Bottomline: Microsoft Power BI is an excellent data visualization tool.

Microsoft Power BI Key Information:


Bill Gates, Paul Allen




Redmond, WA.


Satya Nadella

Phone Number

1 (425) 882-8080


One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA, 98052


Microsoft Power BI FAQs:

What is Microsoft Power BI's price range?

Microsoft Power BI pricing ranges from $0.00 to $9.99 per month.

Is there a Microsoft Power BI free trial?

In addition to a free tier, Microsoft Power BI also offers a fully-featured free trial of its Share and Collaborate plan.

Where can I find the Microsoft Power BI login?

Go to and click "Sign in" in the top-right corner of the home page.

What are some Microsoft Power BI alternatives?

Microsoft Power BI Customer Reviews:



vijucat -

I found Power BI's natural language Q & A to be the real killer feature that Tableau, et al currently don't have. actually works 90% of the time and helps you answer fairly complicated questions about your data set, visualize them and add them to your dashboard.

nickcald -

Power BI has R support and models can also be connected to Excel, which can do forecasting and about 10 million other things. Tableau can't even consistently render report layouts between desktop and web and people are still paying hundreds of thousands of dollars for it. Nuts.

dataforeveryone -

I use Microsoft PowerBI for work on reports that are refreshed daily and for as much shit as it gets online, it is pretty good. Builds reports quickly and easily as long as you do not have to do too much merging and grouping in powerbi.


Excel is great for doing calculations, but not that optimal for visualizing large data sets. PowerBI is intended to make it really easy to make charts/graphics/analytical drill-downs to view large data sets in different ways to gain insights quickly.

David Lievense -

The @MSPowerBI team continues to hit it out of the park, the #AI / #MachineLearning features this month are incredible.