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Description

What is IntelliJ IDEA?

Out of the box, IntelliJ IDEA provides a comprehensive feature set including tools and integrations with the most important modern technologies and frameworks for enterprise and web development with Java, Scala, Groovy and other languages.

What is Visual Studio?

Visual Studio is a suite of component-based software development tools and other technologies for building powerful, high-performance applications.

What is CLion?

Knowing your code through and through, CLion can take care of the routine while you focus on the important things. Boost your productivity with the keyboard-centric approach (Vim-emulation plugin is also available in plugin repository), full coding assistance, smart and relevant code completion, fast project navigation, intelligent intention actions, and reliable refactorings.

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    Why do developers choose CLion?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using IntelliJ IDEA?
    Downsides of IntelliJ IDEA?

    What are the cons of using Visual Studio?
    No Cons submitted yet for Visual Studio
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    What are the cons of using CLion?
    No Cons submitted yet for CLion
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    Pricing

    How much does IntelliJ IDEA cost?
    How much does Visual Studio cost?
    How much does CLion cost?

    Companies

    What companies use IntelliJ IDEA?
    644 companies on StackShare use IntelliJ IDEA
    What companies use Visual Studio?
    527 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio
    What companies use CLion?
    9 companies on StackShare use CLion

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with IntelliJ IDEA?
    8 tools on StackShare integrate with IntelliJ IDEA
    What tools integrate with Visual Studio?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio
    What tools integrate with CLion?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with CLion

    What are some alternatives to IntelliJ IDEA, Visual Studio, and CLion?

    • Android Studio - Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
    • Xcode - The complete toolset for building great apps
    • PhpStorm - Professional IDE for PHP and Web Developers
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