Difference Between C++ and C#


C++ is an Object-Oriented Programming language. This language was developed by Bjarne Stroustrup at BELL Lab in the 1980s. C++ is an extension of C otherwise, C++ is a superset of C. It is a versatile language for handling very large programs that is suitable for the virtuality of any programming task including the development of editors, compilers, databases, real-life and gaming application systems, etc.


C# or C sharp is a fully object-oriented language developed by Microsoft Corporation. It supports the main key features of the .NET Framework. It is a new development platform of Microsoft for building component-based software. It is a simple, efficient, productive, and type-safe language. C# Language designed by Anders Hejlsberg in 2000. It is mainly used for building robust, reliable, and durable components to handle real-world applications.

C++ vs C#:

1. There is no need header files.1. There must need header files.
2. It doesn't support default arguments.2. It supports default arguments.
3. Here class definition doesn't use a semicolon at the end.3. Here class definition uses a semicolon at the end.
4. It doesn't provide any default constructor.4. It provides default constructor.
5. We can't access static members via an object.5. We can access static members via an object.
6. It doesn't support pointer types of manipulating data.6. It supports pointer.
7. We can't throw any type value.7. We can throw any type value easily.
8. It doesn't support Multiple Inheritance8. It supports Multiple Inheritance