NetBeans is an integrated development environment for Java. NetBeans allows applications to be developed from a set of modular software components called modules. NetBeans runs on Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux and Solaris.
NetBeans IDE is a little bit slow to load.
Takes up more memory than lighter IDEs.
Advanced tools and features require some training.
NetBeans IDE has many integrated development modules, especially for Java
It has an easy to use Swing GUI design tool to build user interfaces through dragging and dropping components, such as Buttons and Textboxes.
It auto completed code and gives programmers a list of possible code fragments to choose from, even as they type.
It debugs and gives hints on optimizing code, and even inserts the right code.
It has version control, and many other advanced tools.