There are many differences and similarities between C++ programming language and C#. A list of top differences between C++ and C# are given below:
||C++ is a general purpose, case-sensitive, free-form programming language that supports object-oriented, procedural and generic programming.
||C# is pronounced as "C-Sharp". It is an object-oriented programming language provided by Microsoft that runs on .Net Framework.
||In C++, multiple inheritance is possible through class.
||In C#, multiple inheritance is not possible through class.
||In C++, memory management is handled manually.
||In C#, memory management is handled automatically.
||In C++, pointers can be used anywhere in a program.
||In C#, pointers can be used only in unsafe mode.
||C++ programming is based on OOPs concept.
||C# programming is based on Component and OOPs concept.
||C++ is a programming language that runs on all platforms.
||C# is a programming language that rarely used outside Windows.
||C++ programming can be used to create console applications.
||C# programming can be used to create console applications, Windows applications, Mobile applications, etc.