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What is the main difference between Kafka and Flume?

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The main difference between Kafka and Flume are:

 Types of tool
Apache Kafka– As Kafka is a  general-purpose tool for both multiple producers and consumers.
Apache Flume– Whereas, Flume is considered as a special-purpose tool for specific applications.

Replication feature
Apache Kafka–  Kafka can replicate the events.
Apache Flume- whereas, Flume does not replicate the events.