Choose right IDE
“Eclipse: reminding me every time I use why I normally don't use it” – Romain Guy
“I want to get work done and not fight the tool no matter how free it is” – Anonymous Eclipse Use
What does people say?
Why I hate Eclipse?
It is slow
- Search and autocomplete is poor
- Require big amount of memory
- Crashing and hanging constantly
- Correct or incorrect way of closing Eclipse may cause workspace and settings crash
I have switched to
which seems to be able to read my mind.
Here are some features it brings to you
Build-in color selector
Android folder recognition
Smart XML values autocomplete
Resource is renamed in all folders and occurances.
When field is renamed get/set methods are re-named also
Powerful local history with ability to revert any change
Build in source code viewing
Ctrl + Alt + Shift + U
Copy / Paste Buffer
Ctrl + Shift + V
Navigate to symbol
Ctrl + Alt + Shift + N
Ctrl + W / Ctrl + Shift + W
Ctrl + Shift + A
Pseudo lambda preview
Repository changes preview
Android live UI renderer
Android development: choose right IDE
By Dmytro Danylyk