What is ORCAD Capture?
ORCAD Capture is a schematic capture application and part of the OrCAD circuit design suite. It is a powerful tool that can be used to create, simulate, and analyze electronic circuits. ORCAD Capture offers a wide range of features, including:
- A comprehensive library of components
- A powerful simulation engine
- A user-friendly interface
- Integration with other OrCAD software
ORCAD Capture is used by a wide range of people, including:
- Product developers
If you are looking for a powerful and comprehensive schematic capture application, ORCAD Capture is a great option. It offers a wide range of features and is used by a wide range of people.
ORCAD Capture Pricing & Plans
- Standard – $2,995 per seat per year
- Professional – $4,995 per seat per year
- Ultimate – $7,995 per seat per year
All editions of ORCAD Capture include a comprehensive library of components, a powerful simulation engine, and a user-friendly interface. The Standard edition is the most basic edition, while the Ultimate edition is the most comprehensive.
You can also purchase ORCAD Capture as part of a subscription plan. Subscription plans start at $1,995 per seat per year.
If you are a student or educator, you may be eligible for a discount on ORCAD Capture. To learn more about student and educator discounts, please visit the Cadence website.
You can also request a quote from Cadence if you are interested in purchasing ORCAD Capture for your organization. To request a quote, please visit the Cadence website.
Here are some additional features of each edition:
- Includes a basic set of components and features
- Supports up to 100 sheets
- Includes basic simulation and analysis tools
- Includes a wider range of components and features
- Supports up to 1,000 sheets
- Includes advanced simulation and analysis tools
- Includes all of the components and features of the other editions, plus additional features like 3D simulation and advanced analysis tools
- Supports up to 10,000 sheets
- Includes the most comprehensive set of simulation and analysis tools
Which edition of ORCAD Capture is right for you will depend on your needs. If you are a student or educator, the Standard edition is a good option. If you are a professional engineer, the Professional edition is a good option. If you are a product developer, the Ultimate edition is a good option.
ORCAD Capture Features
- Schematic capture
- Bill of materials generation
- Export to other EDA tools
- Multisheet schematics
- Standard and custom components
- Netlist generation
- 3D visualization
- Design reuse
- Version control
- Documentation generation
ORCAD Capture Specifications
The following are the specifications for ORCAD Capture:
- Operating system: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
- Processor: Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon XP 2000 with multi-core CPU
- Memory: 8 GB RAM
- Virtual memory: At least twice physical memory
- Disk space: 50 GB free disk space
- Display: 1,024 x 768 display resolution with true color (16-bit color)
- Internet connection: Broadband Internet connection for some services
- Ethernet card: Ethernet card (for network communications and security hostID)
- Mouse: Three-button Microsoft-compatible mouse
In addition to the above specifications, ORCAD Capture also requires the following software:
- Microsoft® .NET Framework 4.5.2
- Microsoft® Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable Package
- Adobe® Reader® X
- Supported Platforms : Windows
- Device: Desktop
- Deployment : Web-Based
- Suitable For : All Industries
- Business Specific: All Businesses
- Business Size: Small Business, Startups, Medium Business, Enterprises
- Customer Support: Email, Live Chat
- Training: Documentation
- Language: English
ORCAD Capture FAQ’s
- What is ORCAD Capture?
ORCAD Capture is a schematic capture and layout tool used for electronic design automation (EDA). It is part of the Cadence OrCAD suite of products. ORCAD Capture allows users to create and edit schematics, as well as generate netlists and 3D models.
- What are the benefits of using ORCAD Capture?
ORCAD Capture offers a number of benefits, including:
- What are the system requirements for ORCAD Capture?
The system requirements for ORCAD Capture vary depending on the version of ORCAD Capture you are using. For the latest version of ORCAD Capture, the system requirements are as follows:
* Operating system: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
* Processor: Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon XP 2000 with multi-core CPU
* Memory: 8 GB RAM
* Virtual memory: At least twice physical memory
* Disk space: 50 GB free disk space
* Display: 1,024 x 768 display resolution with true color (16-bit color)
* Internet connection: Broadband Internet connection for some services
* Ethernet card: Ethernet card (for network communications and security hostID)
* Mouse: Three-button Microsoft-compatible mouse
- How do I install ORCAD Capture?
To install ORCAD Capture, you will need to download the installation file from Cadence Design Systems. Once you have downloaded the installation file, you can follow the on-screen instructions to install ORCAD Capture.
- Where can I get ORCAD Capture?
ORCAD Capture is available from Cadence Design Systems. You can purchase ORCAD Capture online or through a Cadence authorized reseller.