What is the difference between Zoom and Microsoft Teams?

View a list of differences between Microsoft Teams and Zoom to decide which tool is the best for you.

FeatureMS TeamsZoom
Webcam conferencingYesYes
Screen sharingYesYes
File storageYesNo
Record meetingYesYes
In-meeting collaborationYesYes
Out-of-meeting collaborationYesNo
Live transcriptionYesNo
Recording transcriptYesYes (Cloud only)
Dial-in via phoneYes, with add-on licenseYes
ChatYes, saved automaticallyYes, must be saved manually
Breakout RoomsNoYes (200 participants)
PollingNo (available via plugins)Yes
Mobile AppYesYes
# of attendees (single meeting)250 (10,000 for "Live Events")300
Access for non-WSU attendeesYes, participant onlyYes, participant only
Join from BrowserYesYes
Canvas IntegrationYesYes
Virtual BackgroundYesYes