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Pro Free and open source
Licensed under MIT.
Pro Native OS X from the start
Unlike other solutions, Sequel Pro was built specifically for OS X and for MySQL from the beginning and as such the design takes better advantage of OS X features and is optimized for MySQL.
Pro Great UI
Clean, easy to use, highly polished interface.
Pro Multiple connection methods
Sequel Pro can choose between standard and SSH connection methods.
Pro Multiple import/export options
Sequel Pro can export to SQL, CSV and XML files and import SQL and CSV files.
Pro Excellent user management
Has easy user privilege management.
Pro Command line access
Sequel Pro can also access and manage everything from the command line.
Pro Highly flexible filters
Sequel Pro has highly flexible and customizable filters.
Con No multiple query tabs
Sequel Pro does not support multiple query tabs in its editor. This is incredibly frustrating for a power user.