When comparing Bear vs Qbase, the Slant community recommends Bear for most people. In the question“What are the best Evernote alternatives?” Bear is ranked 11th while Qbase is ranked 47th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Easy to use
Pro Flawless sync
It's everything Dropbox Paper promised to be, but without the embarrassment. The notes are always in sync between devices.
Pro Easy tagging
For example: #tag/sub tag/foo/bar #tag2/foo/bar
Pro Beautiful interface
Pro Instant markdown preview in the editor while preserving original MD code
Pro Simple to back up/export entire note database
Notes are exported as plain text, not a proprietary format, along with all embedded objects.
Pro Lots of export formats
PDF, RTF, DOCX, HTML, TXT and MD.
Pro Hashtag support
Adding a hashtag with a keyword tags the note to make it easy to search.
You have full control over your data as it is stored locally. Database access with separate password for every user.
Pro Merges advantages of a note organizer with a list maker
You can use it to store rich text notes and at the same time define custom columns to store various data types such as names, numbers, dates or images.
Pro You can define relations between lists.
It is possible to create sublists and subforms for more advanced usage.
Con No Tabs - can only view 1 note at a time
Con No inline editing and markup of pictures
The only option is to open in an editor (thereby creating a copy) and saving it again.
Con Sometimes there are sync problems between iOS and macOS
Con Seems to be still under development.
Occassional bugs or features not working, but there are frequent updates.