Compare Xfce, Visual Studio Code, Nuclide, and PhpStorm

Pricing

 
Businesses and organizations
$ 199 /1st year
$ 159 /2nd year
 
Individual customers
$ 89 /1st year
$ 71 /2nd year
 
Discounted and complimentary licenses
50% for startups
25% for competitive tools users
 
Free Trial Unavailable
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Xfce
Free Trial Unavailable
Visual Studio Code
Free Trial Unavailable
Nuclide
Free Trial Unavailable
PhpStorm
Businesses and organizations
$ 199 /1st year $ 159 /2nd year
Individual customers
$ 89 /1st year $ 71 /2nd year
Discounted and complimentary licenses
50% for startups 25% for competitive tools users
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.5
9.1
7.8
9.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.2
9.0
6.4
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
9.2
Not enough data available
8.3
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.6
Not enough data available
8.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.9
8.4
7.2
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
8.9
Not enough data available
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.9
9.5
9.2
8.9
Meets Requirements
Xfce
8.5
Visual Studio Code
9.1
Nuclide
7.8
PhpStorm
9.2
Ease of Use
Xfce
8.2
Visual Studio Code
9.0
Nuclide
6.4
PhpStorm
8.5
Ease of Setup
Xfce
Not enough data available
Visual Studio Code
9.2
Nuclide
Not enough data available
PhpStorm
8.3
Ease of Admin
Xfce
Not enough data available
Visual Studio Code
8.6
Nuclide
Not enough data available
PhpStorm
8.4
Quality of Support
Xfce
6.9
Visual Studio Code
8.4
Nuclide
7.2
PhpStorm
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Xfce
Not enough data available
Visual Studio Code
8.9
Nuclide
Not enough data available
PhpStorm
8.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Xfce
8.9
Visual Studio Code
9.5
Nuclide
9.2
PhpStorm
8.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
83.3%
43.7%
80.0%
64.8%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
8.3%
31.0%
13.3%
23.6%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
8.3%
25.3%
6.7%
11.6%
Xfce
Small-Business
83.3%
Mid-Market
8.3%
Enterprise
8.3%
Visual Studio Code
Small-Business
43.7%
Mid-Market
31.0%
Enterprise
25.3%
Nuclide
Small-Business
80.0%
Mid-Market
13.3%
Enterprise
6.7%
PhpStorm
Small-Business
64.8%
Mid-Market
23.6%
Enterprise
11.6%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Internet
33.3%
Computer Software
31.9%
Internet
33.3%
Computer Software
25.4%
 
Information Technology and Services
20.0%
Information Technology and Services
22.7%
Computer Software
26.7%
Information Technology and Services
21.9%
 
Telecommunications
13.3%
Internet
7.4%
Information Technology and Services
13.3%
Internet
13.1%
 
Religious Institutions
6.7%
Higher Education
3.2%
Marketing and Advertising
6.7%
Marketing and Advertising
5.4%
 
Program Development
6.7%
Retail
2.3%
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
6.7%
Program Development
4.4%
 
Other
20.0%
Other
32.5%
Other
13.3%
Other
29.8%
Xfce
Internet
33.3%
Information Technology and Services
20.0%
Telecommunications
13.3%
Religious Institutions
6.7%
Program Development
6.7%
Other
20.0%
Visual Studio Code
Computer Software
31.9%
Information Technology and Services
22.7%
Internet
7.4%
Higher Education
3.2%
Retail
2.3%
Other
32.5%
Nuclide
Internet
33.3%
Computer Software
26.7%
Information Technology and Services
13.3%
Marketing and Advertising
6.7%
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
6.7%
Other
13.3%
PhpStorm
Computer Software
25.4%
Information Technology and Services
21.9%
Internet
13.1%
Marketing and Advertising
5.4%
Program Development
4.4%
Other
29.8%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Giancarlo M.
User

Sometimes you need a windows manager that won't load your memory with stuff you don't even need, Xfce is quite a good option for this, windows will move as fast as you can imagine even when using an old computer or even better when connection to remote...

John Patrick S.
User in Information Technology and Services

Git integration, integrated terminal, faster than Atom, the community has written useful plugins though I try to use as minimum as I can. I have written most of what I like about Visual Studio Code in the section where I explained why I switched from Atom.

Josh M.
User

I love that it's build on Atom, which before discovering Nuclide I was using exclusively. The vast supported packages library is very nice. It seem that anytime I can remember thinking 'I wonder if they have X' I have been able to either find it or easily...

G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

I love the shortcut and intuitive nature of Phpstorm. The application has many plugins I can use as needed, for different projects. I love that the shortcuts to open a file, and the simplicity of such shortcuts (where I can add a trailing slash when...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Spencer M.
User in Internet

- Had some display issues, and googling around always came across tips for Ubuntu that were not helpful. - Had a similar experience with the WiFi

Palash K.
User in Information Technology and Services

Extremely limited features with respect to standard and hugely popular IDES like Visual Studio Lack of Project Structures and project Templates made enterprise-wide application development very difficult.

Jose A.
User in Marketing and Advertising

I think that atom is a little slow, but nuclide is more slower, and this is the unique problem for me

Luis S.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

It requires a lot of resources, so a fairly powerful machine with lots of RAM is necessary to run this IDE. If you need more than one instance of the application at once, you'll hear the fan of your computer struggling to keep it cold. Even with a powerful...

 
Xfce
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Giancarlo M.
User

Sometimes you need a windows manager that won't load your memory with stuff you don't even need, Xfce is quite a good option for this, windows will move as fast as you can imagine even when using an old computer or even better when connection to remote...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Spencer M.
User in Internet

- Had some display issues, and googling around always came across tips for Ubuntu that were not helpful. - Had a similar experience with the WiFi

Visual Studio Code
Most Helpful Favorable Review
John Patrick S.
User in Information Technology and Services

Git integration, integrated terminal, faster than Atom, the community has written useful plugins though I try to use as minimum as I can. I have written most of what I like about Visual Studio Code in the section where I explained why I switched from Atom.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Palash K.
User in Information Technology and Services

Extremely limited features with respect to standard and hugely popular IDES like Visual Studio Lack of Project Structures and project Templates made enterprise-wide application development very difficult.

Nuclide
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Josh M.
User

I love that it's build on Atom, which before discovering Nuclide I was using exclusively. The vast supported packages library is very nice. It seem that anytime I can remember thinking 'I wonder if they have X' I have been able to either find it or easily...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jose A.
User in Marketing and Advertising

I think that atom is a little slow, but nuclide is more slower, and this is the unique problem for me

PhpStorm
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

I love the shortcut and intuitive nature of Phpstorm. The application has many plugins I can use as needed, for different projects. I love that the shortcuts to open a file, and the simplicity of such shortcuts (where I can add a trailing slash when...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Luis S.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

It requires a lot of resources, so a fairly powerful machine with lots of RAM is necessary to run this IDE. If you need more than one instance of the application at once, you'll hear the fan of your computer struggling to keep it cold. Even with a powerful...

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