Scan-based Design Software Like No Other

Geomagic Design X Essentials (Dxe) has a comprehensive CAD toolset to convert 3D scanner data into feature-based CAD models for manufacture-ready designs. It uses the same processing engine as the best-in-class Scan to CAD software, Geomagic Design X.

Building parametric CAD model using Geomagic Design X Essentials
Top Reasons to Choose Geomagic Design X Essentials:
  • Design X Essentials is a standalone sketch-based modeler at a fraction of the price of Design X.
  • Make the Scan to CAD technology more accesssible.
  • Build professional feature-based, editable parametric solid models with affordable 3D scanners.
  • Scan prototypes, existing parts, tooling or related objects and create designs in a fraction of the time it would take to manually measure and create CAD from scratch.
  • Geomagic Design X Essentials works just like your CAD package, making the learning curve fast.
  • It has a powerful combination of solid modeling tools and incredibly accurate surface fitting tools for building CAD from organic 3D scans.

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Geomagic Design X Essentials is Suitable for Users

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  • with beginner to intermediate reverse engineering tasks.
  • that need to do reverse engineering projects on an ad-hoc basis (versus on a regular basis).
  • who have reverse engineering needs that may not currently require the entire set provided by Geomagic Design X.
  • looking for a version of Geomagic Design X at a more affordable price.
  • who have affordable 3D scanners and want to use them for doing Scan to CAD applications.

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Geomagic Design X Essentials

Accurate and Accessible Scan-to-CAD Workflow

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Geomagic Design X Essentials

Essentials version of Geomagic Design X that empowers anyone to carry out complete, accurate, reverse engineering workflows using 3D scanner data at an affordable point.

*Available for purchase in the USA


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  • 3D Scanner Data

    It handles billions of scan points effortlessly and has a host of features to fix data issues, letting you skip scan cleanup and begin creating CAD models immediately.

  • Mesh

    Expertly handles large mesh data alignment, processing and refining, as well as mesh construction.

    Easy-to-use mesh repair tools deliver rapid hole filling, smoothing, remeshing, defeaturing, decimating, and merging meshes.

  • Accuracy

    Automated Accuracy Analyzer tools compare and validate surfaces, solids and sketches against original scan data.

  • CAD Creation

    Rapidly creates solids or surfaces using 2D/3D sketching and modeling tools, just as you would in your CAD package.

    Surface creation converts organic shapes to precise CAD models.

  • File Formats

    Supports import of over 50 formats including polygons and neutral CAD formats.

Which Version is Right for Me?

Geomagic Design X Essentials comes all the tools you need for reverse engineering basic to intermediate parts. The Scan to CAD software has fewer features and at a lower price than Design X.

Geomagic Design X comparison

Check out the comparison chart to see which one best fit your needs.

Upgrade from Design X Essentials to full version of Design X at any time.

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