Highcharts vs. Plotly vs. C3.js

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What is Highcharts?

Highcharts currently supports line, spline, area, areaspline, column, bar, pie, scatter, angular gauges, arearange, areasplinerange, columnrange, bubble, box plot, error bars, funnel, waterfall and polar chart types.

What is Plotly?

Plotly.js is the only open-source JavaScript library for data visualization in the sciences and engineering. Open-source interfaces to Plotly.js are available for Python, R, MATLAB, and React.

What is C3.js?

c3 is a D3-based reusable chart library that enables deeper integration of charts into web applications.

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Companies

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What companies use Plotly?
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What companies use C3.js?
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Integrations

What tools integrate with Highcharts?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Highcharts
What tools integrate with Plotly?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Plotly
What tools integrate with C3.js?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with C3.js

What are some alternatives to Highcharts, Plotly, and C3.js?

  • D3.js - A JavaScript visualization library for HTML and SVG
  • amCharts - Advanced javascript charting library that will suit any data visualization need
  • ZingChart - A JavaScript charting library that renders in HTML5 Canvas, SVG, and VML
  • Recharts - Redefined chart library built with React and D3

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