When comparing IFTTT vs Automagic, the Slant community recommends IFTTT for most people. In the question“What are the best Android apps for making your phone automatically perform certain actions based on set criteria?” IFTTT is ranked 2nd while Automagic is ranked 9th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Extremely simple
While this app can complete complex tasks, it is very easy to use.
Pro Live view of executing flows
It's easier than Tasker to me.
Pro Flows can be defined graphically like a flowchart
Pro Plug in
It supports all the plug in which supports Tasker.
Pro Better programming
Some flows work better than Tasker. In fact, some tests that often don't in Tasker do so easily in Automagic.
Pro Less or no dependency
It doesn't need an app like 'auto voice' or something like this of Tasker app.
Pro Scripting language is superior
This app has a much more intuitive scripting language with tons of snippets and function examples. More powerful, elegant, flexible, and seems less resource intense.
Con Recipes aren't guaranteed to work
Sometimes recipes don't work as expected, or fail to launch completely.
Con Limits only one action per trigger
Instead of allowing users to have a large amount of actions launch based off of one trigger, the limit is only 1:1.
Con You are forced to draw out flow diagrams
Pretty, but at the end of the day a pain to maintain diagram readability AND logic.
Con Not popular
It's not as popular as Tasker.