In learning how to use Metasploit, you will find there are many different interfaces to use with this hacking tool, each with their own strengths and weaknesses. As such, there is no one perfect interface to use with the Metasploit console, although the MSFConsole is the only supported way to access most Metasploit commands. It is still beneficial, however, to be comfortable with all Metasploit interfaces.
MSFConsole Interface Example
The next Metasploit Tutorial will provide an overview of various interfaces, along with some discussion where each is best utilized.