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Avogadro Alternatives

Avogadro is described as 'advanced molecule editor and visualizer designed for cross-platform use in computational chemistry, molecular modeling, bioinformatics, materials science, and related areas' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Avogadro for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, iPad and Android. The best alternative is Chemaxon Marvin, which is free. Other great apps like Avogadro are BKchem, Calistry.org, Gnome Chemistry Utils and Jmol.

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  1. Chemaxon Marvin icon

    Chemaxon Marvin

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    15 alternatives to Chemaxon Marvin 

    Marvin suite is a chemically intelligent desktop toolkit built to help you draw, edit, publish, render, import and export your chemical structures and as well as allowing you to convert between various chemical and graphical file formats.

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    The co-factor NAD in 2D format in Marvin.
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    Marvin is only for 2D sketching, Avogadro offers vastly more functionality

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  2. BKchem icon

    BKchem

    • Mac
    • Windows
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    12 alternatives to BKchem 

    BKChem is a free (as in free software :o) chemical drawing program. It was conceived and written by Beda Kosata and is currently maintained by Reinis Danne.

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    Discontinued

    The last release was in 2010.

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  3. Calistry.org icon

    Calistry.org

    • Online
    • Android
    12 alternatives to Calistry.org 

    Calistry is an online Chemistry Calculator. Till date Calistry contains 70+ calculators in the field of Chemistry. Everything in the website is entirely free to use. Other than calculators, Calistry also provides online molecular viewers that visualizes coordinate file of...

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    Calistry.org
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    Gnome Chemistry Utils

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    17 alternatives to Gnome Chemistry Utils 

    The Gnome Chemistry Utils include six chemistry related programs:

    • GChemPaint, a 2D chemical formula editor.
    • a chemical calculator (computes raw formule, molar weight, mass composition and isotopic pattern).
    • a molecule 3d viewer using OpenGL to display molecular models. .
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    Jmol

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    10 alternatives to Jmol 

    Jmol is a free, open source molecule viewer for students, educators, and researchers in chemistry and biochemistry. It is cross-platform, running on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux/Unix systems.

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    Acetic acid using CPK colors and spacefilled atoms.


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    Rasmol

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    12 alternatives to Rasmol 

    RasMol is a computer program written for molecular graphics visualization intended and used primarily for the depiction and exploration of biological macromolecule structures, such as those found in the Protein Data Bank.

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    Image export options
  7. ACD/ChemSketch icon

    ACD/ChemSketch

    • Windows
    • Wine
    13 alternatives to ACD/ChemSketch 

    ACD/ChemSketch is a chemically intelligent drawing interface that allows you to draw almost any chemical structure including organics, organometallics, polymers, and Markush structures. Use it to produce professional looking structures and diagrams for reports and publications.

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  8. XDrawChem icon

    XDrawChem

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    10 alternatives to XDrawChem 

    XDrawChem is a free software program for drawing chemical structural formulas, available for Unix and Mac OS. It is distributed under the GNU GPL. In Microsoft Windows this program is called WinDrawChem.

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    Discontinued

    Last release (1.10.2-1) was in January 2017.

  9. ChemJuice Grande icon

    ChemJuice Grande

    • iPhone
    • iPad
    9 alternatives to ChemJuice Grande 

    What's your favorite molecule? With ChemJuice, chemical structure drawing is now at your fingertips.

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    Ghemical

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    6 alternatives to Ghemical 

    Ghemical is computational chemistry package, which is licensed under GNU GPL . The ghemical authors are listed here .

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    The graphical user interface, and an example molecule (acetylsalicylic acid)
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