CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 - Top 4 Alternatives

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 Review
ITQlick Score: 90/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.2/5)
Pricing: 5.8/10 - average cost
Category: Graphics and Design -> CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 -> CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 competitors
Ranking:Ranked 1 out of 23 Graphics and Design systems
Company: Corel Corporation
Pricing: starts at $399 per year
Typical customers: Start up, Small business, Medium business, Large business, Private use
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Links: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 review, CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 20, 2022

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Some of the main competitors for CorelDraw Graphics Suite include Adobe Illustrator CC as well as Xara Photo & Graphic Designer.

Adobe Illustrator CC is a cloud based creative design and graphics software. It includes a workspace to manage image editing in one location and it can be customized to meet user requirements. It also includes a number of design tools such as pattern creation, image tracing, reshaping, art boards, drawing tools as well as live painting. Additionally its creative cloud libraries allow storing of various colors, styles and typesets for easy access at any location.

CorelDraw Graphics Suite in comparison in addition to these features also provides vector & bitmap pattern modification for image enhancement, advanced photo editing, as well as high resolution imagery. There is also a content exchange which provides an online community to share various styles, colors and related items. Images can be designed for both websites and mobile screens, and there is an option to generate QR codes for image marketing purposes.

Xara Photo & Graphic Designing however includes photo panoramas, intelligent scaling to minimize photo distortion, flash animations, 3D rendering, as well as zooming up to 25000% for intense editing work & retouching. There is also a template library that can be used for creative design in the absence of available imagery.

CorelDraw Graphics Suite does not address all of these features but can include many different language scripts within its graphical displays. Additionally there is support for multi core processing power with 64 bits to enable faster graphical editing and richer visual displays.

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 alternatives - for low budget, SMBs and global businesses

Here are the top 4 alternatives to CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 that are worth checking out: Bannersnack for SMBs, Adobe Creative Cloud for large size business, Lepide Active Directory Bulk Image Editor for growing companies, and Skitch for startups and SMBs.

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CorelDRAW
ITQlick rating
3.2/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
5.8/10
License pricing
$399 per year
Functionality
5
Best for SMBs
Bannersnack
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
7/10
License pricing
$17 per editor/month
Functionality
4
Best for Enterprise
Adobe
ITQlick rating
3.6/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
4.8/10
License pricing
$15.99 per user/month
Functionality
5
Review
Growing
Lepide
ITQlick rating
3.9/5
Score
62/100
Pricing
3.8/10
License pricing
$229 per license
Functionality
3
Review
Free version
Skitch
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
62/100
Pricing
5.4/10
License pricing
$7.99 per month
Functionality
4
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