Impermeable to bacteria and not require sealant
Quartz is a non-porous product so it will be much more difficult to stain. That makes it an ideal surface for your kitchen or bathroom. Quartz is low maintenance, and does not require yearly sealing. Care should still be taken to avoid stains. Staining can be prevented by cleaning the countertops with mild soap and water as spills occur
Can be made with consistent colors and patterns
Quartz is not completely natural. It is made using around 95% ground quartz and resin to bind everything together. Quartz tends to have a very uniform pattern and consistent color throughout. Quartz also come in a variety of patterns and colors.
More expensive than granite
However, there are granite colors that are more exotic and have prices comparable to Quartz. Typically, Quartz tends to be about 15-25% higher than granite
Not resistant to temperature
Susceptible to cracking with extreme heat. When cooking you should use a barrier between hot pans and your stone