Java Runtime Environment

Java Runtime Environment 8-build-251

A virtual space in which to develop Java apps

… The Java Runtime Environment is said to be one of Java's most basic virtual machines, and to run …

PRO: The latest version offers improved performance
CON: May not update automatically
Vote: 6.0/10 (820 votes) Platform: Windows

Java Runtime Environment 8.0-build-251

Includes Java Virtual Machine, libraries and components for displaying advanced media content

PRO: Automatic updates
CON: Control panel is a bit dull
Vote: 6.0/10 (215 votes) Platform: Windows

BlueJ 4.2.2

A Java environment for inexperienced Java programming users

PRO: Ideal for beginners and those learning Java
CON: May be prone to instability
Vote: 6.6/10 (786 votes) Platform: Windows

Java Development Kit 8-update-241

Suite of tools for properly building apps in the popular format

… that will help. JDK also has the complete Java Runtime Environment. That means that all your Java Virtual Machine …

PRO: Lots of available documentation online
CON: Beginner programmers will find it difficult to navigate
Vote: 5.6/10 (713 votes) Platform: Windows

KEmulator Lite 0.9.8

Mobile Java emulator used for running programs on PC

… mobile games. You will need to download and install Java Runtime Environment (JRE) before you can use …

PRO: Good performance
CON: Interface not very accessible
Vote: 7.2/10 (247 votes) Platform: Windows

Jose Chess 1.4.4

Jose Chess is a straightforward, feature-rich chess game for

… requires Java Runtime environment and was tested using Java 3D Core Runtime 1.3.2. The game was originally …

Vote: 7.3/10 (127 votes) Platform: Windows

NetBeans IDE 11.3

An open-source Java environment used for the development of desktop and mobile applications

PRO: Full-featured bundles
CON: Heavy consumption of system resources
Vote: 5.7/10 (179 votes) Platform: Windows

Eclipse 4.15

Open-source independent-development environment used mostly for building in Java

PRO: Multiplatform
CON: Not very attractive visually
Vote: 6.1/10 (397 votes) Platform: Windows

Java Cheat Sheet 2.1

There is Java in your pocket! Learn Java gives you the basics of Java

Vote: 3.5/5 (80 votes) Platform: Android

Java Development Kit 14

Software that compiles, edits and runs Java applications

PRO: Lots of available documentation online
CON: Beginner programmers will find it difficult to use
Vote: 6.2/10 (381 votes) Platform: Windows