Visual Studio vs. PhpStorm vs. PyCharm



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Description

What is Visual Studio?

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

What is PhpStorm?

PhpStorm is a PHP IDE which keeps up with latest PHP & web languages trends, integrates a variety of modern tools, and brings even more extensibility with support for major PHP frameworks.

What is PyCharm?

PyCharm’s smart code editor provides first-class support for Python, JavaScript, CoffeeScript, TypeScript, CSS, popular template languages and more. Take advantage of language-aware code completion, error detection, and on-the-fly code fixes!

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Pros

Why do developers choose Visual Studio?
Why do you like Visual Studio?

Why do developers choose PhpStorm?
Why do you like PhpStorm?

Why do developers choose PyCharm?
Why do you like PyCharm?

Cons

What are the cons of using Visual Studio?
No Cons submitted yet for Visual Studio
Downsides of Visual Studio?

What are the cons of using PhpStorm?
Downsides of PhpStorm?

What are the cons of using PyCharm?
No Cons submitted yet for PyCharm
Downsides of PyCharm?

Pricing

How much does Visual Studio cost?
How much does PhpStorm cost?
How much does PyCharm cost?

Companies

What companies use Visual Studio?
815 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio
What companies use PhpStorm?
775 companies on StackShare use PhpStorm
What companies use PyCharm?
392 companies on StackShare use PyCharm

Integrations

What tools integrate with Visual Studio?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio
What tools integrate with PhpStorm?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with PhpStorm
What tools integrate with PyCharm?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with PyCharm

What are some alternatives to Visual Studio, PhpStorm, and PyCharm?

  • IntelliJ IDEA - Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM
  • Android Studio - Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
  • Xcode - The complete toolset for building great apps
  • WebStorm - The smartest JavaScript IDE

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