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ApexCharts: 📊 Interactive SVG Charts for React and Vue.js. A modern JavaScript charting library to build interactive charts and visualizations with simple API; D3.js: A JavaScript visualization library for HTML and SVG. JavaScript library for manipulating documents based on data. Emphasises on web standards gives you the full capabilities of modern browsers without tying yourself to a proprietary framework.

ApexCharts and D3.js belong to "Charting Libraries" category of the tech stack.

ApexCharts and D3.js are both open source tools. It seems that D3.js with 85.8K GitHub stars and 21K forks on GitHub has more adoption than ApexCharts with 6.57K GitHub stars and 295 GitHub forks.

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Pros of ApexCharts
Pros of D3.js
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    Interactive charts
  • 3
    Graphs renders in SVG
  • 3
    Open source with MIT license
  • 3
    Provides zooming capabilities
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    Multiple chart types such as pie, bar, line and others
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    Beautiful visualizations
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    Svg
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    Data-driven
  • 80
    Large set of examples
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    Data-driven documents
  • 23
    Visualization components
  • 20
    Transitions
  • 18
    Dynamic properties
  • 16
    Plugins
  • 11
    Transformation
  • 7
    Makes data interactive
  • 4
    Components
  • 4
    Enter and Exit
  • 3
    Exhaustive
  • 3
    Backed by the new york times
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    Open Source
  • 2
    Easy and beautiful
  • 2
    Kris
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    Awesome Community Support
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    Angular 4
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    Simple elegance
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    Templates, force template
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Cons of ApexCharts
Cons of D3.js
  • 4
    Slow rendering
  • 10
    Beginners cant understand at all
  • 5
    Complex syntax

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What is ApexCharts?

A modern JavaScript charting library to build interactive charts and visualizations with simple API.

What is D3.js?

It is a JavaScript library for manipulating documents based on data. Emphasises on web standards gives you the full capabilities of modern browsers without tying yourself to a proprietary framework.

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What are some alternatives to ApexCharts and D3.js?
ggplot2
It is a general scheme for data visualization which breaks up graphs into semantic components such as scales and layers.
Highcharts
Highcharts currently supports line, spline, area, areaspline, column, bar, pie, scatter, angular gauges, arearange, areasplinerange, columnrange, bubble, box plot, error bars, funnel, waterfall and polar chart types.
amCharts
amCharts is an advanced charting library that will suit any data visualization need. Our charting solution include Column, Bar, Line, Area, Step, Step without risers, Smoothed line, Candlestick, OHLC, Pie/Donut, Radar/ Polar, XY/Scatter/Bubble, Bullet, Funnel/Pyramid charts as well as Gauges.
Plotly.js
It is a standalone Javascript data visualization library, and it also powers the Python and R modules named plotly in those respective ecosystems (referred to as Plotly.py and Plotly.R). It can be used to produce dozens of chart types and visualizations, including statistical charts, 3D graphs, scientific charts, SVG and tile maps, financial charts and more.
Google Charts
It is an interactive Web service that creates graphical charts from user-supplied information. The user supplies data and a formatting specification expressed in JavaScript embedded in a Web page; in response the service sends an image of the chart.
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