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Did you know that devs who use copilots spend 50% less time writing code than those who don't? It's time to level up your coding game!

Today we’ve prepared a comparison of the leading coding copilot options available.

1. Codeium 🌱

  • Pros: Free, generally high quality and low latency across tasks, available on the widest set of IDEs
  • Cons: Occasional latency and quality issues
  • Price: Free
  • Functionality: Single + multi line codegen, In-
  • IDE integrated chat and search IDEs: VSCode, JetBrains, Jupyter / Colab / Deepnote / Databricks Notebooks, Vim / Neovim, Emacs, VSCode Web IDEs (ex. Gitpod), Chrome Extension
  • Languages: over 50 including all the main ones

2. Github Copilot 🤖

  • Pros: High quality on complex tasks, generally low latency, available on wide set of IDEs
  • Cons: Price, occasional latency and quality issues
  • Price:$10/mo or $100/yr (free for students / open source contributors)
  • Functionality: Single + multi line codegen
  • IDEs: VSCode, Visual Studio, Vim/Neovim, JetBrains
  • Languages: C, C++, C#, Go, Java, JS, PHP, Python, Ruby, Scala, TS, more with potentially lower quality

3. Tabnine Pro👨‍💻

  • Pros: Very fast, available on common IDEs
  • Cons: Low quality across all tasks, price
  • Price: $12/mo
  • Functionality: Single + multi line codegen
  • IDEs: VSCode, JetBrains
  • Languages: C, C++, C#, CSS, Dart, Go, Haskell, Java, JS, Kotlin, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Rust, Scala, TS

4. Replit GhostWriter 👻

  • Pros: Decent quality, generally low latency
  • Cons: Only available in Replit IDE, price
  • Price: $10/mo
  • Functionality: Single + multi line codegen, Code explanation
  • IDEs: Replit only
  • Languages: Bash, C, C++, C#, CSS, Go, HTML, Java, JS, PHP, Perl, Python, R, Ruby, Rust, SQL

5. Amazon CodeWhisperer 🤫

  • Pros: It’s best for writing code for Amazon’s own APIs
  • Cons: more limited set of languages
  • Price: Free
  • Functionality: Single + multi line codegen
  • Supported IDEs: VSCode, JetBrains, and select AWS IDEs.
  • Languages: Python, Java, JavaScript, TypeScript, C#, Go, Rust, PHP, Ruby, Kotlin, C, C++, scripts Shell, SQL и Scala

❗️Overall, all of the tools seemed to have reasonable suggestion-generation latencies given human visual reaction time

None of those 5 options look good for you? The market offers too many other copilot alternatives for us to include in one post, so maybe you may want to look into one of the following:

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