PHP eCommerce platform

Free shopping cart software & solutions for high‑performing online stores

Since 2001
Global eCommerce software pioneer, on the market for more than 16 years
GMV $2,500,000,000 +
Gross Merchandise Volume of X‑Cart merchants in 2016
35,000 +
Online Stores in 111 countries around the world

Why choose X‑Cart?

Easy to use, easy to maintain, easy to modify

Awesome Design Templates

Get your ecommerce website up and running fast — without breaking the bank. Take a peek at all the great design templates we offer, then choose your fave and start customizing.

Awesome Design Templates

Excellent cost of ownership

All you pay is a one-time licensing fee! No fee for transactions, no large monthly fees, no sneaky add-on fees like you get with “free” ecommerce software. When you want an upgrade, simply press one button and X-Cart updates automatically.

Excellent cost of ownership

Open source PHP code

Open source means full control over everything for you. Add extra features now or in a year or two as your online business grows — no problem!

Open source PHP code

Technological Marvel

For you, it means smart and hassle-free performance. For your developer, it translates to faster work, easier maintenance and scalability plus helpful documentation — all of which are easier on your pocket!

Technological Marvel

Fast & Secure

X‑Cart is the only PCI DSS compliant software you can run on your own server. It works on any hosting, even a shared one, while featuring industry leading security — naturally! Seamless integration with the top payment gateways means your ecommerce store can start selling today.

Fast & Secure

Great community

There’s a very active community of many developers and e-commerce industry professionals. They address and solve loads of questions daily based on the real-world experience of actual online business.

Great community

Sell Online. Anything. Anywhere.

X‑Cart knows how and much more. All at the right price and under your complete control.

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Martine Ilana

Twin Net Information Systems LTD

X-Cart has allowed for our products to be displayed really beautifully. The shopping experience is seamless. It is easy to work with X-Cart, it allows my business the flexibility to grow in any direction. logo

Kevin Moore

X-Cart has always kept up with the times. As long as I keep up with the latest version, using X-Cart is a competitive advantage. X-Cart has a reachable, superior tech support team.

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Scott Tyler

Shop Chimney

I wanted a cart that does not take a percentage, that can be easily tweaked, that has a full time support for tough jobs, and that has plenty of partners and mod makers that easily integrate with their software. X-Cart fit the bill.

Choose your way to own a store

X-Cart 5 Downloadable

100% free, but you’d need hosting and technical skills to set up your store. You may always contact us for help of any kind

X-Cart Hosted

Your X-Cart 5 store hosted, customized and maintained by X-Cart experts. No techskills required