Computer Aided Design
Why SOLIDWORKS CAD?
SOLIDWORKS can dramatically improve the way you develop and manufacture products. As the foundation for the entire suite of product development solutions, SOLIDWORKS CAD packages cover design, simulation, cost estimation, manufacturability checks, CAM, sustainable design, and data management.
Check out the full capabilities across all packages below.
SOLIDWORKS CAD FEATURES
SOLIDWORKS CAD is the foundation for all solutions in the extensive 3D design product portfolio. It is easy-to-learn, extremely powerful and scalable and you’ll shorten product development time, reduce costs and improve product quality.
Which package is right for you?
Along with part assembly, and 2D drawing functionality, SOLIDWORKS Standard provides specialised tools for sheet metal, weldments, surfacing, molds, product configuration, design analysis, DFM, and CAM. Learn more.
SOLIDWORKS Professional builds on the capabilities of SOLIDWORKS Standard with ECAD/MCAD collaboration, automated cost estimation, collaboration capabilities, design and drawing checking, a sophisticated components and parts library, and advanced photorealistic rendering. Learn more.
SOLIDWORKS Premium builds on SOLIDWORKS Professional by adding structural and motion analysis capabilities, advanced surface flattening, reverse engineering, and electrical cable and pipe routing functionality. Learn more.