C++ vs. C vs. Rust

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Description

What is C++?

C++ compiles directly to a machine's native code, allowing it to be one of the fastest languages in the world, if optimized.

What is C?

What is Rust?

Rust is a systems programming language that combines strong compile-time correctness guarantees with fast performance. It improves upon the ideas of other systems languages like C++ by providing guaranteed memory safety (no crashes, no data races) and complete control over the lifecycle of memory.

Pros

Why do developers choose C++?
  • Why do you like C++?

    Why do developers choose C?
    Why do you like C?

    Why do developers choose Rust?
  • Why do you like Rust?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using C++?
    What are the cons of using C?
    No Cons submitted yet for C
    What are the cons of using Rust?
    No Cons submitted yet for Rust

    Companies

    What companies use C++?
    159 companies on StackShare use C++
    What companies use C?
    44 companies on StackShare use C
    What companies use Rust?
    26 companies on StackShare use Rust

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with C++?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with C++
    What tools integrate with C?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with C
    What tools integrate with Rust?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with Rust

    What are some alternatives to C++, C, and Rust?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
    • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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