Highcharts vs. Plotly

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What is Highcharts?

Highcharts currently supports line, spline, area, areaspline, column, bar, pie, scatter, angular gauges, arearange, areasplinerange, columnrange, bubble, box plot, error bars, funnel, waterfall and polar chart types.

What is Plotly?

Plotly.js is the only open-source JavaScript library for data visualization in the sciences and engineering. Open-source interfaces to Plotly.js are available for Python, R, MATLAB, and React.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Plotly?
Why do you like Plotly?

Cons

What are the cons of using Highcharts?
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What are the cons of using Plotly?
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Pricing

How much does Highcharts cost?
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How much does Plotly cost?
Plotly Pricing

Companies

What companies use Highcharts?
210 companies on StackShare use Highcharts
What companies use Plotly?
9 companies on StackShare use Plotly

Integrations

What tools integrate with Highcharts?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Highcharts
What tools integrate with Plotly?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Plotly

What are some alternatives to Highcharts and Plotly?

  • D3.js - A JavaScript visualization library for HTML and SVG
  • C3.js - A D3-based reusable chart library
  • amCharts - Advanced javascript charting library that will suit any data visualization need
  • ZingChart - A JavaScript charting library that renders in HTML5 Canvas, SVG, and VML

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