Visual Studio vs. PyCharm vs. CLion

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Description

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 PyCharm?

PyCharm’s smart code editor provides first-class support for Python, JavaScript, CoffeeScript, TypeScript, CSS, popular template languages and more. Take advantage of language-aware code completion, error detection, and on-the-fly code fixes!

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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    Cons

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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Visual Studio?
    553 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio
    What companies use PyCharm?
    279 companies on StackShare use PyCharm
    What companies use CLion?
    9 companies on StackShare use CLion

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Visual Studio?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio
    What tools integrate with PyCharm?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with PyCharm
    What tools integrate with CLion?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with CLion

    What are some alternatives to Visual Studio, PyCharm, and CLion?

    • IntelliJ IDEA - Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM
    • 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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