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OrCAD (All Products) Alternatives

OrCAD (All Products) is described as 'The Cadence OrCAD product line provides affordable, high-performance PCB design tools that boost productivity for smaller design teams and individual PCB designers' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to OrCAD (All Products) for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is KiCad, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like OrCAD (All Products) are Fritzing, QUCS, LibrePCB and Autodesk EAGLE.

OrCAD (All Products) alternatives are mainly Circuit Simulators but may also be Electronic Design Automation Tools or CAD Software. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of OrCAD (All Products).
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  1. KiCad icon

    KiCad

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    KiCad is an open source software suite for electronic design automation (EDA) - designing schematics of electronic circuits and printed circuit boards (PCB). KiCad is developed by Jean-Pierre Charras.

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    Most users think KiCad is a great alternative to OrCAD (All Products).
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    Fritzing

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    to design circuits, as well as so called "layouts", be it PCB or stripboard or breadboard...

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    QUCS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    The Quite Universal Circuit Simulator (QUCS) is an integrated circuit simulator allowing the simulation and graphical presentation of results of large-signal, small-signal and noise behavior in circuits.

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    LibrePCB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    LibrePCB is a free EDA software to develop printed circuit boards. It’s currently under heavy development to bring out first stable releases as soon as possible.

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  5. Autodesk EAGLE icon

    Autodesk EAGLE

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Autodesk EAGLE is an electronic design automation (EDA) software. Enabling printed circuit board (PCB) designers to seamlessly connect schematic diagrams, component placement, PCB routing, and comprehensive library content.

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    LTspice

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    LTspice IV is a high performance Spice III simulator, schematic capture and waveform viewer with enhancements and models for easing the simulation of switching regulators.

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    EasyEDA

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    EasyEDA - Web-based and desktop EDA suite; runs in browser, Windows, Mac, or Linux. Schematic capture, Ngspice based simulation, PCB layout, custom PCB manufacturing, for electronic engineers, educators, students and hobbyists.

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    gEDA Project

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    The gEDA project has produced and continues working on a full GPL'd suite and toolkit of Electronic Design Automation tools. These tools are used for electrical circuit design, schematic capture, simulation, prototyping, and production.

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    iCircuit

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    Its advanced simulation engine can handle both analog and digital circuits and features realtime always-on analysis. It is the perfect companion to students, hobbyists, and engineers.

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    Micro-Cap

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Integrated schematic editor and simulator.

    Integrated schematic editor and simulator
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