ArchiCAD vs DraftSight

Starting Price

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$149.00/one-time

Best For

3D architecture solution that assists designing and architectural firms with data modeling, attribute management, graphics overriding & more.

Any company looking to Computer Aided Design software for their success.

Rating


4.4 / 5
(133)
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4.3 / 5
(23)
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Ideal number of Users

1 - 1000+

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Ease of Use


4.1 / 5


  • "ArchiCAD is great for beginning levels of design, however for complex projects and coordination between firms, AutoCAD is a better solution."

  • "ArchiCAD is a good alternative to pricier CAD programs, and it has a user friendly interface that any draftsperson would quickly adapt to."


4.3 / 5


  • "If you are looking for something that is straightforward and easy to use."

  • "DraftSight is Simple & Straightforward (Free Version)."

Customer Support


4.4 / 5



3.3 / 5


Features & Functionality


4.3 / 5


  • "The best feature of Archicad is the ability to edit the structure in 3D at a very acceptable and adequate speed making visualization very simple."

  • "Used in coordination with BIMx, it is an outstanding tool for combining visualization and documentation."


4 / 5


Value for Money


4.1 / 5


  • "And due to recent changes in the AutoCAD pricing structure, ArchiCAD looks like it may be the go-to drafting program for designers."

  • "Extraction and detailed estimation is easy in this software price Offerdeble."


4.3 / 5


  • "The best of the software is the DWG compatibility and the PDF printer. No other CAD software has that pdf feature at a low cost."

  • "I don't even mind that there's no free version anymore. It's well worth the price compared to the alternatives."

Product Features

  • check 2D Drawing
  • check 3D Modeling
  • close Architectural Symbol Library
  • close Automatic Formatting
  • check BIM Modeling
  • check Comparison View
  • close Design Templates
  • close Drafting
  • check 2D Drawing
  • close 3D Modeling
  • close Architectural Symbol Library
  • check Automatic Formatting
  • close BIM Modeling
  • check Comparison View
  • check Design Templates
  • check Drafting

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Platform

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Mobile

Web/Installed

Mobile

Support

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  • Business Hours
  • Online
  • 24/7 (Live Rep)
  • Business Hours
  • Online

Training

  • check In Person
  • check Live Online
  • check Webinars
  • check Documentation
  • close In Person
  • check Live Online
  • check Webinars
  • check Documentation

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