HSPICE Alternatives for Mac

    HSPICE is not available for Mac but there are a few alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The most popular Mac alternative is Small Ngspice iconNgspice, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked five alternatives to HSPICE and three of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to HSPICE are Small McCAD 3SPICE iconMcCAD 3SPICE (Paid) and Small MacSpice iconMacSpice (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 5, 2016

    • Ngspice is a mixed-level/mixed-signal circuit simulator. Its code is based on three open source software packages: Spice3f5, Cider1b1 and Xspice.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • McCAD 3-SPICE is based on the latest version (3F5) of Berkeley's SPICE 3 and permits interactive mixed mode circuit simulation.
      • Mac
      • Windows


    • Simulates and analyses electronic circuits that can range in complexity from a single resistor to an integrated circuit comprising tens-of-thousands of devices.
      • Free
      • Mac