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P4Merge is free of charge.
Pro 3 way merge support
P4Merge presents merge information in 4 panes - BASE, LOCAL, REMOTE and MERGE_RESULT.
Pro Detects minimal changes without having a common ancestor
After a merge sometimes you have conflicts. You can resolve them by using a merge tool. You can run
git mergetool --tool-help to get more details about what tools are supported.
You will get an output like the following
git mergetool --tool=<tool> may be set to one of the following:
The following tools are valid, but not currently available:
Some of the tools listed above only work in a windowed environment. If run in a terminal-only session, they will fail.
Pro Also has image diffing
For those who are working in both text based source code or files, as well as images, its nice to have the diff functionality of both present in the same product.
Pro Cross-platform with a good Mac port
P4Merge works on Windows, Linux and OS X.
Con Directory comparison is not supported
With P4Merge it's impossible to compare two different directories to find differences.