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Wondering what the best Step 1 resources are as you choose which study materials to use for your USMLE Step 1 exam? We’ve compiled data from our customers who are taking the Step 1 exam. Below is a ranking of the most popular resources for the USMLE Step 1 on Cram Fighter. These aren't necessarily the best Step 1 study resources, but they should be a good starting point as you select USMLE resources for your exam.

You can use this chart to see how often Cram Fighter customers are adding certain Step 1 resources to their study plan compared to others, and learn which study resources are the most popular. For example, what’s the popularity of Amboss vs. USMLE-Rx? How often are customers adding Boards and Beyond vs. Kaplan? Which free Step 1 resources are our customers using? Find out in the chart below - it’s updated regularly based on our customer data.

Rank Title (all editions) % of students used
1. First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 61.4
2. UWorld 55.4
3. Boards and Beyond 50.8
4. SketchyMicro 47.8
5. SketchyPharm 46.7
6. Pathoma 43.6
7. Anki 35.6
8. Fundamentals of Pathology 27.3
9. AMBOSS 23.6
10. USMLE-Rx Qmax 14.8
11. SketchyPath 10.2
12. Pixorize | Biochemistry 6.9
13. SketchyBiochem 6.2
14. Kaplan Qbank 5.5
15. First Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 1 3.7
16. COMBANK 3.7
17. Pixorize | Immunology 3.5
18. USMLE-Rx Express 2020 3.0
19. USMLE-Rx Flash Facts 3.0
20. Osmosis 2.5

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