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MeshLab Alternatives & Competitors

(24)4.4 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to MeshLab? Tons of people want 3D Printing Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. Blender, Meshmixer, Onshape, and Fusion 360 are the most popular alternatives and competitors to MeshLab.

Top Alternatives to MeshLab

  • Blender
  • Meshmixer
  • Onshape
  • Fusion 360
  • Ultimaker Cura

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to MeshLab

    #1
    #1
  1. Blender

    (162)4.5 out of 5

    Blender is an open source 3D creation suite that supports the 3D pipeline, modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, and motion tracking, video editing, and game creation.

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  2. Blender is an open source 3D creation suite that supports the 3D pipeline, modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, and motion tracking, video editing, and game creation.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    NJ
    Modeling, sculpting, animating i like them all.

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Blender is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Better at support
    #2
    #2
  3. Meshmixer

    (20)4.3 out of 5

    Meshmixer is state-of-the-art software for working with triangle meshes.

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  4. Meshmixer is state-of-the-art software for working with triangle meshes.

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    Mike S.
    MS
    Easy edit *.stl files and auto fix tool. In the analysis menu very useful the Inspector and thickness tools.

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Meshmixer is:

    Better at meeting requirements
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    #3
    #3
  5. Onshape

    (390)4.7 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Onshape is a modern CAD system that eliminates design gridlock and helps engineers do their best work. Onshape unites advanced modeling tools and design data management in a secure cloud workspace that has rapidly become the primary CAD system for thousands of companies worldwide.

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  6. Onshape is a modern CAD system that eliminates design gridlock and helps engineers do their best work. Onshape unites advanced modeling tools and design data management in a secure cloud workspace that has rapidly become the primary CAD system for thousands of companies worldwide.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    Jared F.
    JF
    The flexibility and platform independence of the software The inbuilt data and revision management, no more version control issues Share and collaborate in real-time Excellent customer support &...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Onshape is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    More expensive
    #4
    #4
  7. Fusion 360

    (311)4.5 out of 5

    Fusion 360 unifies design, engineering, and manufacturing into a single platform.

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  8. Fusion 360 unifies design, engineering, and manufacturing into a single platform.

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    Abdul Wahab K.
    AK
    I love that Autodesk offers free version of Fusion 360 for personal use.

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Fusion 360 is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #5
    #5
  9. Ultimaker Cura

    (27)4.7 out of 5

    Ultimaker Cura prepares your model for 3D printing. Optimized, expert-tested profiles for 3D printers and materials mean you can start printing reliably in no time. And with industry-standard software integration, you can streamline your workflow for maximum efficiency.

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  10. Ultimaker Cura prepares your model for 3D printing. Optimized, expert-tested profiles for 3D printers and materials mean you can start printing reliably in no time. And with industry-standard software integration, you can streamline your workflow for maximum efficiency.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    UH
    The most helpful are the steps and also the digital files that can be easily done to get it printed. I also like digital scanning

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Ultimaker Cura is:

    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
    Better at support
    #6
    #6
  11. Solid Edge

    (120)4.1 out of 5

    Complete hybrid 2D/3D CAD system that uses synchronous technology for accelerated design, faster change, and improved imported reuse.

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  12. Complete hybrid 2D/3D CAD system that uses synchronous technology for accelerated design, faster change, and improved imported reuse.

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    CC
    Modeling is very simple and View control is simple

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Solid Edge is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    #7
    #7
  13. Tinkercad

    (68)4.5 out of 5

    Tinkercad is a simple, online 3D design and 3d printing tool for the masses. Whether you're a designer, hobbyist, teacher, or kid, you can use Tinkercad to make toys, prototypes, home decor, Minecraft models, jewelry – the list is truly endless!

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  14. Tinkercad is a simple, online 3D design and 3d printing tool for the masses. Whether you're a designer, hobbyist, teacher, or kid, you can use Tinkercad to make toys, prototypes, home decor, Minecraft models, jewelry – the list is truly endless!

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    AI
    According to my experience, Tinkercad is really helpful in projects related to prototyping such as Arduino programming, microcontrollers and other electronics-related projects. I was working as a...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Tinkercad is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #8
    #8
  15. Geomagic Freeform

    (27)4.0 out of 5

    Geomagic Freeform is a multi-purpose 3D sculpting design platform that lets you create complex, sculptural, production-ready 3D models and quickly prepare them for 3D printing, or mold and die manufacturing.

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  16. Geomagic Freeform is a multi-purpose 3D sculpting design platform that lets you create complex, sculptural, production-ready 3D models and quickly prepare them for 3D printing, or mold and die manufacturing.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    UP
    The level of details you can achieve with the software. It enables us to get really granular with our analyses.

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Geomagic Freeform is:

    More expensive
    #9
    #9
  17. OpenSCAD

    (30)4.3 out of 5

    OpenSCAD is a software for creating solid 3D CAD objects.

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  18. OpenSCAD is a software for creating solid 3D CAD objects.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    UP
    The simplicity of making a parametric design , and being able to reference other files in the same design.

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, OpenSCAD is:

    Better at support
    #10
    #10
  19. Simplify3D

    (35)4.3 out of 5

    Simplify3D is a 3D slicing and printing solution.

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  20. Simplify3D is a 3D slicing and printing solution.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    UE
    It's super easy to install and to use. It's a super easy program to use and it's quite fast. It is also a great visualization/graphics.

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Simplify3D is:

    More expensive
    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #11
    #11
  21. 3DPrinterOS

    (6)3.8 out of 5

    3DPrinterOS has developed the world’s first operating system for desktop 3D Printers. 3DPrinterOS now powers Bosch Dremel 3D Printers which are readily available for sales worldwide and at local stores like Home Depot and Amazon.

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  22. 3DPrinterOS has developed the world’s first operating system for desktop 3D Printers. 3DPrinterOS now powers Bosch Dremel 3D Printers which are readily available for sales worldwide and at local stores like Home Depot and Amazon.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    AB
    I like the ease of use of it. The functunality of it.
    #12
    #12
  23. NX

    (40)4.0 out of 5

    Design to Siemens NX is an integrated product design solution that streamlines and accelerates the product development process for engineers who need to deliver innovative products in a collaborative environment.

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  24. Design to Siemens NX is an integrated product design solution that streamlines and accelerates the product development process for engineers who need to deliver innovative products in a collaborative environment.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    UM
    NX has a great user interface which is similar to most CAD softwares making the learning curve that much easier. All the tools are arranged systematically which helps us to understand them easily....Read more

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, NX is:

    More expensive
    Better at meeting requirements
    #13
    #13
  25. 3D Slash

    (14)4.2 out of 5

    The easiest way to create in 3D... and the most fun!

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  26. The easiest way to create in 3D... and the most fun!

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    UC
    3D Slash has a ton of potential as an easy-to-use out-of-the-box 3D modeling/printing solution. It has a great UI and integrates with other CAD software.

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, 3D Slash is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    #14
    #14
  27. Slic3r

    (5)4.7 out of 5

    Slic3r is the tool you need to convert a 3D model into printing instructions for your 3D printer. It cuts the model into horizontal slices (layers), generates toolpaths to fill them and calculates the amount of material to be extruded.

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  28. Slic3r is the tool you need to convert a 3D model into printing instructions for your 3D printer. It cuts the model into horizontal slices (layers), generates toolpaths to fill them and calculates the amount of material to be extruded.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    JL
    I like Slic3r because it is a perfect program to laminate 3D objects for 3D printers, with which we can customize all kinds of parameters up to the smallest configuration. I like that we can define...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Slic3r is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    #15
    #15
  29. Markforged

    (5)4.6 out of 5

    Transforming manufacturing with revolutionary, affordable metal and carbon fiber 3D printers.

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  30. Transforming manufacturing with revolutionary, affordable metal and carbon fiber 3D printers.

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    Tabitha S.
    TS
    What I like most about Markforged is how challenging it is, and how I can include it in the whole process of designing, from the beginning with their tools that lets me add prototypes, to the final...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, Markforged is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #16
    #16
  31. Autodesk Product Design & Manufacturing Collection

    (5)4.0 out of 5

    Work where design and manufacturing technology meet

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  32. Work where design and manufacturing technology meet

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    GC
    Planning never been so easy in this industry. That program is so easy to use (like other products of Autodesk) and easy to learn.Once you get used to Autodesk's top-menu, every product of them...Read more
    #17
    #17
  33. OctoPrint

    (5)4.4 out of 5

    The snappy web interface for your 3D printer.

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  34. The snappy web interface for your 3D printer.

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    Daniel S.
    DS
    This software makes using the 3D printer and getting statistics very simple and easy. Setup is in no time and there are so many plug-ins to enhance the experience. Timelapses are lots fun, and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to MeshLab, OctoPrint is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #18
    #18
  35. Repetier-Host

    (5)4.9 out of 5

    Repetier-Host is your ALL-IN-ONE software solution, which gives you countless benefits.

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  36. Repetier-Host is your ALL-IN-ONE software solution, which gives you countless benefits.

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    Jamie M.
    JM
    Adds tons of great features, ability to add on many useful tools, great integration with printer models
    #19
    #19
  37. Shape Ways

    (4)3.3 out of 5

    Shapeways is the leading platform redefining product creation through services to design, make, and sell using 3D printing.

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  38. Shapeways is the leading platform redefining product creation through services to design, make, and sell using 3D printing.

    Categories in common with MeshLab:

    AE
    How reliable the software is and how much it helps with tasks at work.
    #20
    #20
  39. Makeprintable

    (2)4.3 out of 5

    MakePrintable is a cloud solution that analyses and repairs any 3D model for 3Dprinting.

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  40. MakePrintable is a cloud solution that analyses and repairs any 3D model for 3Dprinting.

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    UC
    This application allowed me to 3D print mindlessly. It is so effortless to 3D print using it! It saved me so much time when using it compared to previous applications I have used.