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gEDA Project Alternatives

gEDA Project is described as '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' and is a circuit simulator in the education & reference category. There are more than 50 alternatives to gEDA Project for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is KiCad, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like gEDA Project are Circuit JS, Fritzing, LibrePCB and Autodesk EAGLE.

gEDA Project 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 gEDA Project.
This page was last updated Mar 30, 2022
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Linux

The gEDA project has produced and continues working on a full GPL'd suite and toolkit of Electronic Design Automation...

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  1. 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.

  2. Circuit JS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    This is a javascript electronic circuit simulator. When the applet starts up you will see an animated schematic of a simple LRC circuit. The green color indicates positive voltage. The gray color indicates ground. A red color indicates negative voltage.



  3. Fritzing

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

  4. 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.

  5. 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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  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.

  7. CircuitLab

    • Online

    Sketch, simulate, and share your circuits, entirely in your browser -- no install required. Easy schematic capture and powerful SPICE-like, mixed-mode circuit simulation helps EE students, electronics hobbyists, and electrical engineers design faster.

  8. 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.

  9. Micro-Cap

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Integrated schematic editor and simulator.

  10. OrCAD (All Products)

    • Windows

    The Cadence OrCAD product line provides affordable, high-performance PCB design tools that boost productivity for smaller design teams and individual PCB designers.

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