Arduino IDE Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Arduino IDE for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Microsoft Visual Studio. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try PlatformIO or React Studio. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Arduino IDE and 11 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Arduino IDE are Arduino Eclipse plugin (Free, Open Source), UECIDE (Free, Open Source), embedXcode (Freemium) and Arduino Studio (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 21, 2021

    1. Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft. It is used to develop computer programs for Microsoft Windows, as well as web sites, web applications and web services.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      • Linux
      • CLion
      • Visual Studio Code
      • Eclipse
      • Qt Creator
      • Vim
      • Sublime Text
      • GNU Emacs
      • NetBeans
      • Atom
      • Microsoft Visual Studio
      PlatformIO IDE is the next generation integrated development environment for IoT: - Cross-platform build system without external dependencies to the OS software: 450+ embedded boards, 25+ development platforms, 15+ frameworks - C/C++ Intelligent Code Completion and Smart...
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      PlatformIO vs Arduino IDE opinions
      Most users think PlatformIO is a great alternative to Arduino IDE.
      jamilsonjunior More complete than Arduino IDE.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

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      • Mac
      React Studio lets you create components either visually or in code, then use them interchangeably in your designs. Customize your components with advanced property UIs and dynamic previews in the editing canvas.
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    2. Where Arduino meets Eclipse You like Arduino, your projects are getting bigger and you feel the Arduino IDE is not powerful enough? This is about a free, open source, Eclipse plugin to ease your development efforts!
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      Arduino Eclipse plugin vs Arduino IDE opinions
      Most users think Arduino Eclipse plugin is a great alternative to Arduino IDE.
      It is a professional multiplatform extensible development environment that lets you create Arduino sketches at nearly the same ease as the Arduino IDE and keep nearly the full power of the professional development environment. Think about refactoring, unit testing, debugging...
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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      Absolutely completely different
      Negative comment almost 6 years ago

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    3. UECIDE is aiming to be a generic IDE based on the Arduino IDE which can easily support ALL the available boards.
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      UECIDE vs Arduino IDE opinions
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      It supports the development of PIC µCs
      Positive comment almost 2 years ago

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      • Xcode
      embedXcode is a template for Xcode. It eases development for the most popular embedded computing boards. After having played with embedded computing platforms for a while, I was looking for one single IDE and a better one.
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      • Brackets
      Arduino Studio is a new open source development environment for the Arduino Programming Language. Instead of a monolithic architecture and a centralized development model, Arduino Studio take advantage of Adobe Brackets Editor's pluggable system.

      Discontinued

      Last commit to the project was made in 2015.

      • FreemiumProprietary
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      • Android
      • iPhone
      A set of software tools for designing embedded applications and IoT connected devices using any 32-bit microcontrollers and connecting to any cloud infrastructure. All in Python & hybrid C/Python language.
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      • Online
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      • Android Tablet
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      We help developers build things and connect them to the Internet through our IoT cloud platform. Connect any device - If it connects to the Internet it connects to Wia. Add any development board to create your projects around the platform.
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    4. The Arduino extension makes it easy to code, build, deploy and debug your Arduino sketches in Visual Studio Code with IntelliSense, highlighting, board & library manager, and serial monitor.
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