Grapher Alternatives

    Grapher is described as 'is the ultimate technical graphing package available. This easy-to-use, powerful, dynamic program will help you create superior publication-quality professional graphs in minutes!'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Grapher for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is GeoGebra, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Grapher are Matplotlib (Free, Open Source), Microsoft Mathematics (Free), GnuPlot (Free, Open Source) and SciDaVis (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Dec 30, 2020

    1. GeoGebra is free and multi-platform dynamic mathematics software for learning and teaching. It has received several educational software awards in Europe and the USA. Apps: GeoGebra Graphing Calculator ...
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      Almost everyone thinks GeoGebra is a great alternative to Grapher.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Python
      matplotlib is a python 2D plotting library which produces publication quality figures in a variety of hardcopy formats and interactive environments across platforms.
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    2. Microsoft Mathematics is a desktop graphing calculator that can help you visualize and see mathematical concepts as you’ve never seen them before. Microsoft Mathematics includes ink handwriting support to recognize hand-written problems.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 4.0, released in January 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    3. Gnuplot is a portable command-line driven interactive data and function plotting utility. It was originally intended as to allow scientists and students to visualize mathematical functions and data.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      SciDAVis is a free application for Scientific Data Analysis and Visualization. It's an application aimed at data analysis and publication-quality plotting.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Python(x,y) is a free scientific and engineering development software for numerical computations, data analysis and data visualization based on Python programming language, Qt graphical user interfaces and .

      Discontinued

      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 2.7.10.0, released in June 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Graph is an open source application used to draw mathematical graphs in a coordinate system. Anyone who wants to draw graphs of functions will find this program useful. The program makes it very easy to visualize a function and paste it into another program.

      Discontinued

      latest version is 4.4.2 (2013)
      https://sourceforge.net/projects/graph/files/Graph/

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Giac/Xcas is a free computer algebra system for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux/Unix (license GPL3, for commercial dual-license contact us).
    4. With Grapher, you can graph equations and data sets and visualize the results on your Mac in real time. Grapher displays algebraic relations, both implicit and explicit, in 2D and 3D.
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Data analysis and graphing software for scientists and engineers. It provides You with dozens of functionalities and options. The plotting engine is very effective and the plots are of high quality.
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