IntelliJ IDEA vs. Visual Studio



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Description

What is IntelliJ IDEA?

Out of the box, IntelliJ IDEA provides a comprehensive feature set including tools and integrations with the most important modern technologies and frameworks for enterprise and web development with Java, Scala, Groovy and other languages.

What is Visual Studio?

Visual Studio is a suite of component-based software development tools and other technologies for building powerful, high-performance applications.

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Companies

What companies use IntelliJ IDEA?
912 companies on StackShare use IntelliJ IDEA
What companies use Visual Studio?
796 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio

Integrations

What tools integrate with IntelliJ IDEA?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with IntelliJ IDEA
What tools integrate with Visual Studio?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio

What are some alternatives to IntelliJ IDEA and Visual Studio?

  • Android Studio - Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
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  • PhpStorm - Professional IDE for PHP and Web Developers
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