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Phabricator vs SourceTree: What are the differences?

Developers describe Phabricator as "Open Source, Software Development Platform". Phabricator is a collection of open source web applications that help software companies build better software. On the other hand, SourceTree is detailed as "A free Git GUI client for Windows and macOS". 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.

Phabricator can be classified as a tool in the "Code Review" category, while SourceTree is grouped under "Source Code Management Desktop Apps".

Some of the features offered by Phabricator are:

  • reviewing code before it hits master
  • auditing code after it hits master
  • hosting Git/Hg/SVN repositories

On the other hand, SourceTree provides the following key features:

  • Full-powered DVCS
  • Create, clone, commit, push, pull, merge, and more are all just a click away.
  • Review your outgoing and incoming changesets, cherry-pick between branches, patch handling, rebase, stash, shelve, and much more.

"Open Source" is the primary reason why developers consider Phabricator over the competitors, whereas "Visual history and branch view" was stated as the key factor in picking SourceTree.

9GAG, Typeform, and Zillow are some of the popular companies that use SourceTree, whereas Phabricator is used by Facebook, Dropbox, and Coursera. SourceTree has a broader approval, being mentioned in 618 company stacks & 415 developers stacks; compared to Phabricator, which is listed in 52 company stacks and 12 developer stacks.

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What is Phabricator?

Phabricator is a collection of open source web applications that help software companies build better software.

What is 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.
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    What are some alternatives to Phabricator and SourceTree?
    Redmine
    Redmine is a flexible project management web application. Written using the Ruby on Rails framework, it is cross-platform and cross-database.
    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.
    Jira
    Jira's secret sauce is the way it simplifies the complexities of software development into manageable units of work. Jira comes out-of-the-box with everything agile teams need to ship value to customers faster.
    GitLab
    GitLab offers git repository management, code reviews, issue tracking, activity feeds and wikis. Enterprises install GitLab on-premise and connect it with LDAP and Active Directory servers for secure authentication and authorization. A single GitLab server can handle more than 25,000 users but it is also possible to create a high availability setup with multiple active servers.
    Asana
    Asana is the easiest way for teams to track their work. From tasks and projects to conversations and dashboards, Asana enables teams to move work from start to finish--and get results. Available at asana.com and on iOS & Android.
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    How developers use Phabricator and SourceTree
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    Promethean TV uses SourceTreeSourceTree

    Used by various PrometheanTV technical staff to interface and interact with the Git Source Control service.

    Avatar of Kane Blueriver
    Kane Blueriver uses SourceTreeSourceTree

    Since being familiar to git CLI, I nearly never open it again except using it as a diff tool.

    Avatar of Ralic Lo
    Ralic Lo uses SourceTreeSourceTree

    Used Source Tree to maintain version / commit / pull request , merge of codes for a team.

    Avatar of vgorloff
    vgorloff uses SourceTreeSourceTree

    Using Git when command line is not suitable.

    Avatar of Danai Sookcharoen
    Danai Sookcharoen uses SourceTreeSourceTree

    Manage Project with GIT source code control

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    Wellzesta uses PhabricatorPhabricator

    Wiki, feature backlog.

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