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"It is complete and relevant to the job at hand."

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"On the market, compared to everyone else, they're the top solution. They're the best solution out there that I could see."

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"There should be additional documentation on App Store deployment. In terms of features, they're pretty much on top of where they need to go. I've been happy with its progress so far. As things evolve, they need to evolve to match that need."

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"The problem that I faced was that the communication, the roles, and the responsibilities, weren't defined between Microsoft and Xamarin."

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With everything you need to create amazing apps for Apple platforms, Xcode 9 is unbelievably quick and consistently smooth while editing even the largest files. It also understands your code better than ever, so you can select and edit the structure or even transform the selection directly in the editor. Powerful new refactoring tasks happen in place, renaming symbols across Swift, Objective-C, and even user interface files without skipping a beat. And with source compatibility in Swift 4, Xcode 9 uses the same compiler to build existing Swift 3 code and updated Swift 4 code, so you can migrate at your own pace.

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Small Business43%
Midsize Enterprise14%
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Apple Xcode is ranked 10th in Mobile Development Platforms with 1 review while Xamarin Platform is ranked 6th in Mobile Development Platforms with 1 review. Apple Xcode is rated 9.0, while Xamarin Platform is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Apple Xcode writes "A complete and consistent solution that is constantly evolving". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Xamarin Platform writes "Provides the right tools and libraries needed for building apps". Apple Xcode is most compared with Ionic, OutSystems and ServiceNow, whereas Xamarin Platform is most compared with Appium, OutSystems, Mendix, Temenos Quantum and IBM MobileFirst.

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