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pgAdmin vs Postico: What are the differences?

What is pgAdmin? Administration and development platform for PostgreSQL. pgAdmin is the leading graphical Open Source management, development and administration tool for PostgreSQL.

What is Postico? A modern PostgreSQL client for OS X. Postico provides an easy to use interface, making Postgres more accessible for newcomers and specialists alike. Postico will look familiar to anyone who has used a Mac before. Just connect to a database and begin working with tables and views. Start with the basics and learn about advanced features of PostgreSQL as you go along.

pgAdmin and Postico can be primarily classified as "Database" tools.

Some of the features offered by pgAdmin are:

  • Multiplatform
  • Designed for multiple PostgreSQL versions and derivatives
  • Extensive documentation

On the other hand, Postico provides the following key features:

  • Peek inside your database. Then edit as needed.
  • Design a database with a sound structure.
  • Query, Enquire, Investigate.

pgAdmin is an open source tool with 270 GitHub stars and 126 GitHub forks. Here's a link to pgAdmin's open source repository on GitHub.

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    What is pgAdmin?

    It is the leading graphical Open Source management, development and administration tool for PostgreSQL.

    What is Postico?

    Postico provides an easy to use interface, making Postgres more accessible for newcomers and specialists alike. Postico will look familiar to anyone who has used a Mac before. Just connect to a database and begin working with tables and views. Start with the basics and learn about advanced features of PostgreSQL as you go along.

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    What are some alternatives to pgAdmin and Postico?
    DataGrip
    A cross-platform IDE that is aimed at DBAs and developers working with SQL databases.
    OmniDB
    OmniDB is a web tool that simplifies database management focusing on interactivity, designed to be powerful and lightweight.
    DBeaver
    It is a free multi-platform database tool for developers, SQL programmers, database administrators and analysts. Supports all popular databases: MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, Sybase, Teradata, MongoDB, Cassandra, Redis, etc.
    phpPgAdmin
    It is the leading graphical Open Source management, development and administration tool for PostgreSQL, running on Windows, Linux, Solaris, FreeBSD and Mac OSX
    Navicat
    Powerful database management & design tool for Win, Mac & Linux. With intuitive GUI, user manages MySQL, MariaDB, SQL Server, SQLite, Oracle & PostgreSQL DB easily.
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