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Description

What is Android Studio?

Android Studio is a new Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA. It provides new features and improvements over Eclipse ADT and will be the official Android IDE once it's ready.

What is Eclipse?

Standard Eclipse package suited for Java and plug-in development plus adding new plugins; already includes Git, Marketplace Client, source code and developer documentation. Click here to file a bug against Eclipse Platform.

What is NetBeans IDE?

NetBeans IDE is FREE, open source, and has a worldwide community of users and developers.

Pros

Why do developers choose Android Studio?
Why do you like Android Studio?

Why do developers choose Eclipse?
Why do you like Eclipse?

Why do developers choose NetBeans IDE?
  • Why do you like NetBeans IDE?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Android Studio?
    No Cons submitted yet for Android Studio
    Downsides of Android Studio?

    What are the cons of using Eclipse?
    No Cons submitted yet for Eclipse
    Downsides of Eclipse?

    What are the cons of using NetBeans IDE?
    Downsides of NetBeans IDE?

    Companies

    What companies use Android Studio?
    767 companies on StackShare use Android Studio
    What companies use Eclipse?
    232 companies on StackShare use Eclipse
    What companies use NetBeans IDE?
    57 companies on StackShare use NetBeans IDE

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Android Studio?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with Android Studio
    What tools integrate with Eclipse?
    8 tools on StackShare integrate with Eclipse
    What tools integrate with NetBeans IDE?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with NetBeans IDE

    What are some alternatives to Android Studio, Eclipse, and NetBeans IDE?

    • IntelliJ IDEA - Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM
    • Visual Studio - State-of-the-art tools and services that you can use to create great apps for devices, the cloud, and everything in between.
    • Xcode - The complete toolset for building great apps
    • PhpStorm - Professional IDE for PHP and Web Developers

    See all alternatives to Android Studio



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