Spectrum’s E-Commerce UX

This is a case study of Spectrum’s e-commerce user experience (UX) performance. It’s based on an exhaustive performance review of 266 design elements. 244 other sites have also been benchmarked for a complete picture of the e-commerce UX landscape.

Spectrum’s overall e-commerce UX performance is mediocre. Their UX is especially thwarted by usability issues related to broken On-Site Search, poor Product Information, and mediocre Homepage & Category performances.

First benchmarked in February 2023.


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Overall UX Performance

374 Guidelines · Performance:

Desktop Web

198 Guidelines · Performance:

Homepage & Category

23 Guidelines · Performance:

On-Site Search

13 Guidelines · Performance:

Product Information

33 Guidelines · Performance:

Application Flow

84 Guidelines · Performance:

Customer Accounts

33 Guidelines · Performance:

Site-Wide Layout & Features

12 Guidelines · Performance:

Mobile Web

176 Guidelines · Performance:

138 Major E-Commerce Sites
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Spectrum’s Mobile Web E-Commerce Design

8 pages of Spectrum’s e-commerce site, marked up with 82 best practice examples: