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GitKraken vs Xcode: What are the differences?

GitKraken: Git GUI Client for Windows Mac and Linux built on Electron. The downright luxurious Git client for Windows, Mac and Linux. Cross-platform, 100% standalone, and free; Xcode: The complete toolset for building great apps. 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.

GitKraken and Xcode are primarily classified as "Source Code Management Desktop Apps" and "Integrated Development Environment" tools respectively.

"Dark theme" is the top reason why over 46 developers like GitKraken, while over 127 developers mention "IOS Development" as the leading cause for choosing Xcode.

Pinterest, 9GAG, and Asana are some of the popular companies that use Xcode, whereas GitKraken is used by Tradecore, SCORE42, and Atbox. Xcode has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1039 company stacks & 585 developers stacks; compared to GitKraken, which is listed in 42 company stacks and 38 developer stacks.

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What is GitKraken?

The downright luxurious Git client for Windows, Mac and Linux. Cross-platform, 100% standalone, and free.

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.
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What are some alternatives to GitKraken and Xcode?
SourceTree
Use the full capability of Git and Mercurial in the SourceTree desktop app. Manage all your repositories, hosted or local, through SourceTree's simple interface.
Tower
Use all of Git's powerful feature set - in a GUI that makes you more productive.
GitKraken Glo
A more productive way for developers to track tasks and issues from inside GitKraken, VS Code, Atom or a browser! Glo Boards sync in real-time with GitHub Issues, support markdown and offer lots of time-saving features for devs.
GitHub
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
Fork
Manage your repositories without leaving the application. Organize the repositores into categories. Fork's Diff Viewer provides a clear view to spot the changes in your source code quickly.
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Reviews of GitKraken and Xcode
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I prefer to see the selected commit in the graph while inspecting a diff of a changed file in said commit. SourceTree and sometimes Tower do that.

How developers use GitKraken and Xcode
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Ryan VanBelkum uses XcodeXcode

Even though React Native takes care of most of the heavy lifting, there are still some cases where we need xcode. These cases include app icon integration, mobile deployments, loading screens, ect...

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Refractal uses XcodeXcode

Xcode is our primary development platform for iOS applications, with a very fully featured set of dev tools for the platform. For everything else, there's Sublime Text 3.

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Noel Santiago uses GitKrakenGitKraken

Para Manejar los proyectos de otras empresas y controlar las versiones de las aplicaciones en producción en personas que no tienen conocimiento de los comandos git.

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Markus Gebka uses GitKrakenGitKraken

I use it to manage my Repos for private projects. I love the clear UI and for me it is way easier to manage than in the shell.

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Nick De Cooman uses XcodeXcode

Experience with Xcode in the context of iOS development. This includes Storyboards, Debugging tools and the Simulator.

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Ujjwal Bhujel uses XcodeXcode

QA and Testing have been so much easier with the help of its simulators on Apple Devices like; iPhones and iPads.

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Promethean TV uses XcodeXcode

PrometheanTV provides SDKs for IOS devices and utilizes the XCode IDE for development and testing purposes.

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Adrian Harabulă uses GitKrakenGitKraken

very good user interface; access to relevant information is clicks away, 1 year free license for students

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EXIDD uses GitKrakenGitKraken

코드 형상관리 툴은 GitKraken을 이용합니다.

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