OrCAD PCB Designer

Comprehensive PCB solution with
advanced place and route technology

What is OrCAD PCB Designer?

OrCADĀ® PCB Designer is a tiered, scalable PCB design solution that delivers advanced capabilities and highly integrated flows. The powerful, tightly integrated PCB design technologies include schematic capture, librarian tools, PCB editing and routing (PCB Editor), Constraint Manager, signal integrity (included in Professional), autorouting (included in Professional), and optional mixed-signal circuit simulation.

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Product Highlights

Intelligent Place and Route

Maximize your productivity with intelligent automatic and interactive etch editing and placement capabilities


Bridge your MCAD-ECAD flows and design environments with support for IPC-2581, STEP, and IDX

Constraint Management

Ensure rules compliance with constraint manager's real-time validation and status of physical/spacing, net, region, diff pair, and length rules

Integration and Productivity

Speed your way through tasks with an extensive feature set and tight application integration that boosts productivity and ensures data integrity

Future-Proof Scalability

Maximize your investment knowing the design technologies and products can grow with your future design requirements and evolving technology challenges

Integrated Design Flows

Easily analyze your designs to meet project goals and achieve first-pass success with integrated SI, analog, mixed-signal, and constraint design flows