Postman vs. Charles

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Description

What is Postman?

Postman is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.

What is Charles?

Charles is a web proxy (HTTP Proxy / HTTP Monitor) that runs on your own computer. Your web browser (or any other Internet application) is then configured to access the Internet through Charles, and Charles is then able to record and display for you all of the data that is sent and received.

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Cons

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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Postman?
1916 companies on StackShare use Postman
What companies use Charles?
15 companies on StackShare use Charles

Integrations

What tools integrate with Postman?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with Postman
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What are some alternatives to Postman and Charles?

  • Amazon API Gateway - Create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale
  • Paw - The ultimate REST client for Mac
  • Runscope - API Performance Monitoring
  • Insomnia REST Client - The most intuitive cross-platform REST API Client ūüėī

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