Your Fastest Path from Scan to CAD

Reverse engineer physical parts into digital parametric CAD models with the most comprehensive reverse-engineering software, combining history-based CAD with 3D scan data processing.

3-10x
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  • Why Geomagic Design X?

    • Fast and accurate. Unlock new ways to accelerate product development for faster time to market, better fit, and longer product life cycles.
    • Powerful and flexible. Work seamlessly with any CAD software and create the right model for every project with complete toolsets for solids, surfaces, and meshes.
    • Proven and reliable. Don’t leave critical design work to chance with the only software that combines scan processing and CAD plus real-time feedback.
    • Easy to learn and use. Start using it right away—works like your CAD software.
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  • What is Geomagic Design X?

    Geomagic® Design X™ makes it easy to extract new value from existing products by creating CAD models from 3D scans faster, more accurately, and more reliably than any other reverse-engineering method.

    • Handles large scan data sets (millions of points) faster than any other reverse-engineering software.
    • Creates complex 3D models with hybrid modeling for solid, surface, and mesh.
    • Connects directly to your existing CAD environment and creates native files that accurately represent a scanned object.
    • Rapidly creates solids or surfaces like you would in CAD.
    • Transfers 3D parametric models with full design history directly to popular CAD software.
  • What Can You Do with Geomagic Design X?

    Geomagic Design X includes features that are purpose-built for converting 3D scan data into high-quality, feature-based CAD models. It does what no other software can with its combination of automatic, guided solid model extraction; incredibly accurate, exact surface fitting to organic 3D scans; mesh editing; and point-cloud processing.

    • Broadens your design capabilities.
    • Enhances your CAD environment.
    • Accelerates time to market.
    • Leverages existing assets.
    • Reduces costs.
    • Helps you do the impossible.
    • Scan virtually anything and create manufacturing-ready designs.

      • Rebuild CAD data for broken tools and molds.
      • Recreate non-existent or lost CAD data for parts and molds.
      • Design custom products.
      • Convert physical parts into CAD for new product designs.
      • Make existing parts fit with new parts.

      Geomagic Design X supports all major scanners and portable CRMs seamlessly. Read our 3D scanning guide to find out what types of scanners can work for your needs.

      Use Geomagic Design X with Geomagic Control X™ 3D inspection and metrology software and Geomagic Wrap® 3D scanning software for a complete, scan-based design and inspection package.

    • How Can You Buy Geomagic Design X?

      Geomagic Design X is available as a standalone software license or bundled software license package:

      • Geomagic Design X standalone license: Geomagic Design X with first-year software maintenance
      • Geomagic Design Inspection Suite: Geomagic Control X and Geomagic Design X with first-year software maintenance
      • Geomagic Enterprise Suite: Geomagic Control X, Geomagic Design X, and Geomagic Wrap with first-year software maintenance
      • Geomagic Classroom Elite Suite: Geomagic Control X and Geomagic Design X with three-year software maintenance (education only)

      Learn about the Geomagic Maintenance Program.

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    “We've always built cool stuff. But now, with the added technology, we're building even cooler stuff—in a lot less time.”
    — Dave Kindig, Owner, Kindig-It Design, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

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