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    FreePCB Alternatives

    FreePCB is described as 'free, open-source PCB editor for Microsoft Windows, released under the GNU General Public License. It was designed to be easy to learn and easy to use, yet capable of professional-quality work' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to FreePCB for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is KiCad, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like FreePCB are Fritzing (Paid, Open Source), LibrePCB (Free, Open Source), Autodesk EAGLE (Paid) and Altium Designer (Paid).

    This page was last updated May 17, 2022
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    FreePCB is a free, open-source PCB editor for Microsoft Windows, released under the GNU General Public License. It was...
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    1. 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.
    2. to design circuits, as well as so called "layouts", be it PCB or stripboard or breadboard... very-very handy a tool, very complex but very simple to use.


    3. 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.
      • 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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    5. Proteus PCB design combines the schematic capture and ARES PCB layout programs to provide a powerful, integrated and easy to use suite of tools for professional PCB Design.
      • Windows
      Developers tool for strip board projects. It has useful functions for designing, documenting and testing project boards.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Professional electronics schematic and PCB (Printed circuit board) design package.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Easy to learn and fast to use tool to create PCB.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      Software which creates PCB, and allows to create your electronic cards from elementary tools and customable objects library.
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