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Description

What is Xcode?

The Xcode IDE is at the center of the Apple development experience. Tightly integrated with the Cocoa and Cocoa Touch frameworks, Xcode is an incredibly productive environment for building amazing apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad.

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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    9 companies on StackShare use CLion

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    What are some alternatives to Xcode and CLion?

    • IntelliJ IDEA - Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM
    • Visual Studio - State-of-the-art tools and services that you can use to create great apps for devices, the cloud, and everything in between.
    • Android Studio - Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
    • PhpStorm - Professional IDE for PHP and Web Developers

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