Open Source KiCad Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to KiCad is Fritzing. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try LibrePCB or gEDA Project. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to KiCad and 11 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to KiCad are Circuit Simulator (CircuitJS1) (Free, Open Source), Circuit Diagram (Free, Open Source), eSim (Free, Open Source) and FreePCB (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 25, 2020

    Platforms

    • Windows
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    Features

    • Circuit simulation
    • Layout
    • Software developer
    • Arduino
    • Educational
    • IDE
    • Interactive Visualization
    • PCB editor
    • Portable
    • Price alerts
    • Prototyping
    • Schema editor
    • 3d sketching

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