145 Like MATLAB Good alternative? YES NO MATLAB is a numerical computing environment and programming language. Maintained by The MathWorks, MATLAB allows easy matrix... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
106 Like Mathematica Good alternative? YES NO Mathematica is a computational software program used widely in scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields and other areas of... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
99 Like Sage Good alternative? YES NO Sage is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the GPL. It combines the power of many existing open-source... Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud
119 Like GNU Octave Good alternative? YES NO Octave is a computer program for performing numerical computations which is mostly compatible with... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
113 Like R (programming language) Alternative? YES NO R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is a GNU project which is similar to the S language and... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
66 Like Scilab Good alternative? YES NO Scilab is a scientific software package for numerical computations providing a powerful open computing environment for engineering and... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
47 Like Maxima Good alternative? YES NO Maxima is a system for the manipulation of symbolic and numerical expressions, including differentiation, integration, Taylor series... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
26 Like Julia Good alternative? YES NO Julia is a high-level, high-performance dynamic programming language for technical computing, with syntax that is familiar to users of... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
34 Like wxMaxima Good alternative? YES NO wxMaxima is a document based interface for the computer algebra system Maxima. wxMaxima uses wxWidgets and runs natively on Windows... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
34 Like Maple Good alternative? YES NO Maple is a general-purpose commercial computer algebra system. Users can enter mathematics in traditional mathematical notation.... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
28 Like Spyder Good alternative? YES NO Spyder (previously known as Pydee) is a free open-source Python development environment providing MATLAB-like features in a simple and... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
13 Like Freemat Discontinued Good alternative? YES NO FreeMat is an environment for rapid engineering and scientific processing. It is similar to commercial systems such as MATLAB from... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
6 Like GAP Good alternative? YES NO GAP is a system for computational discrete algebra, with particular emphasis on Computational Group Theory. GAP provides a programming... Open Source Windows Linux
14 Like GraphCalc Discontinued Good alternative? YES NO GraphCalc is an all-in-one solution to everything from everyday arithmetic to statistical analysis, from betas to Booleans, from cubes... Open Source Windows Linux
7 Like Ascend Good alternative? YES NO ASCEND is a free open-source software program for solving small to very large mathematical models. ASCEND can solve systems of... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
5 Like Mirai Math Good alternative? YES NO Graphical frontend for GNU Octave. Edit formulas in native mathematical notation. Available / tested for Linux x586 / x86_64... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
4 Like Xcos Good alternative? YES NO Xcos is a graphical editor to design hybrid dynamical systems models. Models can be designed, loaded, saved, compiled and simulated. ... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
4 Like Giac/Xcas Good alternative? YES NO Giac/Xcas is a free computer algebra system for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux/Unix (license GPL3, for commercial dual-license contact... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
4 Like Reinteract Good alternative? YES NO Reinteract is a system for interactive experimentation with Python. Reinteract worksheets contain Python code combined with the... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
3 Like GiNaC Good alternative? YES NO GiNaC is a C++ library. It is designed to allow the creation of integrated systems that embed symbolic manipulations together with... Open Source Windows Linux
2 Like Doronix Math Toolbox Good alternative? YES NO Doronix Math Toolbox is a numerical computing environment with programming language which can be used as alternative to MATLAB. It... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
1 Like Magma Good alternative? YES NO A software package designed to solve computationally hard problems in algebra, number theory, geometry and combinatorics. Commercial Mac Windows Linux
1 Like Rodeo Good alternative? YES NO Rodeo is a Python IDE for doing data science and analysis natively on your desktop. Free Mac Windows Linux