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Adobe Illustrator Alternatives

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor that allows you to increase or reduce the size of images without affecting their quality, contrary to what happens in the case of images created or edited in bitmaps or pixels with software such as Adobe Photoshop or GIMP. This is useful for producing visual content for digital art or as a print template for large formats. However, its high price, restrictive monthly subscription model, and unstable performance often make Illustrator simply not the best option for all. That's why we would like to recommend you a list of alternatives for editing vector graphics that may better fit your needs.

Adobe Illustrator alternatives are mainly Vector Graphic Apps but may also be Digital Painting Tools or Image Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Adobe Illustrator.
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  1. Aphalina Designer icon

    Aphalina Designer

    • Windows
    74 alternatives to Aphalina Designer 

    Vector drawing tool with nondestructive Boolean operations, smart shapes, gradient fills, shadows and so on built exclusively for tablets and hybrid devices on Windows 10.

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    Animatron Studio

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    64 alternatives to Animatron Studio 

    Animatron is an easy­-to­-use and powerful online HTML5 animation maker that enables users to create stunning animations and videos right in the browser.

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    1.  Text to SpeechAnimatron Studio allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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    Omber

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    23 alternatives to Omber 

    Omber is a new type of vector design program that lets you use color in new ways in your vector drawings. With Omber's advanced soft shading tools, you can easily make dramatic color blends or subtle color gradients in your art.

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    Pro Paint

    132 alternatives to Pro Paint 

    Pro Paint for Mac is the realistic full-featured digital art software that is used for painting, image editing, vector drawing, free-form transformation, cropping, alpha channel editing, and more specialized tasks.

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    Pro Paint for Mac
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    Inkpad

    • iPad
    50 alternatives to Inkpad 

    Create beautiful vector artwork on your iPad with Inkpad.

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  6. Xara Photo & Graphic Designer (formerly Xara Xtreme) is quite simply the worlds fastest graphics software, with truly flexible illustration tools and revolutionary photo handling. A single application for all types of creative work.

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    iVinci

    • Mac
    12 alternatives to iVinci 

    iVinci is a new starting point in vector design industry. It's just incredibly easy, and incredibly fast, for both beginners and experts.

    Notable features: -Use SVG as native file format. You can use files created by iVinci directly in may other Apps. -Powerful Bezier path e.

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    VectorStyler

    • Mac
    • Windows
    28 alternatives to VectorStyler 

    VectorStyler (for Mac) is an advanced vector graphics and illustration software, with a competitive feature set, and several new features and workflow enhancements. VectorStyler is developed with the goal of providing all the capabilities, designers and illustrators are familiar...

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  9. Torapp guilloche designer icon

    Torapp guilloche designer

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    • Windows S
    33 alternatives to Torapp guilloche designer 

    Torapp guilloche designer is a full-featured web-based vector graphic editor for security printing. It runs in Chrome on all major OSes including linux, OSX and all versions of windows, and is the most innovative and flexible tool available to design guilloche patterns against...

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    1.  PortableTorapp guilloche designer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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      The software is not working.Last Activity 2013/02/25. See http://www.torapp.info/en/s/changelog.html

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      MYPACKBRAIN

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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      15 alternatives to MYPACKBRAIN 

      MYPACKBRAIN is the leading innovative software provider for packaging artwork automation. It sets new market standards in delivering speed to market, cost reduction and efficiency.

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