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CircuitMaker Alternatives for Linux

CircuitMaker is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is KiCad, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to CircuitMaker and nine of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to CircuitMaker are Fritzing, LibrePCB, Autodesk EAGLE and EasyEDA.

CircuitMaker alternatives are mainly Electronic Design Automation Tools but may also be Circuit Simulators or CAD Software. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of CircuitMaker.
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    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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  2. Fritzing icon

    Fritzing

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

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  3. LibrePCB icon

    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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    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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    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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  6. This electronic circuit simulator is highly interactive giving the feeling of playing with real components. It's very helpful for experimentation and visualization. It's a desktop version of the Circuit JS.

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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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    VUTRAX

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Professional electronics schematic and PCB (Printed circuit board) design package

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    eSim

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    eSim (previously known as Oscad / FreeEDA) is an open source EDA tool for circuit design, simulation, analysis and PCB design. It is an integrated tool built using open source software such as KiCad and .

    eSim main window provides frontend to create projects for drawing schematic,PCB layout and doing circuit simulation.
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