The 13 best Android Studio alternatives

Below, we’ll look at the 13 best Android Studio alternatives.

To make it easier, we’ve grouped these alternatives into 5 categories with the most popular first:

Although there are some similarities in features between these, depending on your situation, you might find one is more suitable to your needs.


Software Development for Data Scientists

1. IntelliJ IDEA

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2. Vim

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Android Development for Game Developers

3. Xamarin

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Other IDEs

4. JetBrains

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Other Mobile Development

5. JetBrains

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6. React Native

A framework for building native apps using React

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Other Software Development

7. Auvik

Auvik is a cloud-based network management platform that helps IT service providers monitor, manage, and optimise their clients’ networks.

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8. Git

Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. It's easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance.

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9. BugHerd

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10. GitHub

GitHub is where over 94 million developers shape the future of software, together. Contribute to the open source community, manage your Git repositories, review code like a pro, track bugs and feat...

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11. Visual Studio Code

Visual Studio Code is a code editor redefined and optimized for building and debugging modern web and cloud applications.  Visual Studio Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, macOS, and Windows.

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12. JetBrains

JetBrains is a cutting-edge software vendor specializing in the creation of intelligent development tools, including IntelliJ IDEA – the leading Java IDE, and the Kotlin programming language.

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13. Xcode

Xcode is Apple's integrated development environment (IDE) for creating apps for Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV. It includes a powerful suite of tools for designing, coding, testing, and debugging apps, and provides a unified workflow for all Apple platforms.

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