How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from Java to Groovy in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -

  1. Type or paste your Java code in the input box.
  2. Click the convert button.
  3. The resulting Groovy code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.

Key differences between Java and Groovy

SyntaxJava has a more verbose syntax compared to Groovy.Groovy has a more concise and expressive syntax compared to Java.
ParadigmJava is primarily an object-oriented programming language.Groovy is a dynamic and optionally typed language that supports both object-oriented and functional programming paradigms.
TypingJava is a statically typed language with strong type checking.Groovy is a dynamically typed language with optional static typing.
PerformanceJava is known for its high performance and efficiency.Groovy is generally slower than Java due to its dynamic nature and additional features.
Libraries and frameworksJava has a vast ecosystem of libraries and frameworks available.Groovy can leverage the existing Java libraries and frameworks seamlessly.
Community and supportJava has a large and active community with extensive support and resources.Groovy has a smaller but dedicated community with good support and resources.
Learning curveJava has a moderate learning curve, especially for beginners.Groovy has a relatively low learning curve, especially for developers familiar with Java.