Google Charts vs JFreeChart: What are the differences?
What is JFreeChart? A free Java chart library. It is a free Java chart library that makes it easy for developers to display professional quality charts in their applications. It has a consistent and well-documented API, supporting a wide range of chart types.
Google Charts and JFreeChart can be categorized as "Charting Libraries" tools.
Some of the features offered by Google Charts are:
On the other hand, JFreeChart provides the following key features:
- Flexible design that is easy to extend, and targets both server-side and client-side applications
- Support for many output types, including Swing and JavaFX components, image files (including PNG and JPEG), and vector graphics file formats (including PDF, EPS and SVG)
- open source or, more specifically, free software
JFreeChart is an open source tool with 446 GitHub stars and 193 GitHub forks. Here's a link to JFreeChart's open source repository on GitHub.