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OctoPrint Alternatives & Competitors

(5)4.4 out of 5

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

Top Alternatives to OctoPrint

  • Repetier-Host
  • Ultimaker Cura
  • Onshape
  • Fusion 360
  • 3DPrinterOS

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to OctoPrint

    #1
    #1
  1. 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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  2. Repetier-Host is your ALL-IN-ONE software solution, which gives you countless benefits.

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    SA
    The best thing about repetier host that I would point out is the direct control of a printer system with a desktop computer. The interface that I have dealt with was an old one. Still, the minimal...Read more
    #2
    #2
  3. 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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  4. 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 OctoPrint:

    UE
    Extremely wide feature set, very easy to use, intuitive ui, and very fast slicer algorithm

    Reviewers say compared to OctoPrint, Ultimaker Cura is:

    More usable
    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 OctoPrint:

    Ethan D.
    ED
    The effortless, seamless collaboration between users.
    #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.

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    AL
    The biggest thing would be how easy it is to collaborate with others in comparison to other software, being cloud based is a big bonus. For small circuits it has been nothing but wonderful to use...Read more
    #5
    #5
  9. 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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  10. 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 OctoPrint:

    Alex S.
    AS
    It's web base let's me upload and slice files from anywhere.
    #6
    #6
  11. Simplify3D

    (35)4.3 out of 5

    Simplify3D is a 3D slicing and printing solution.

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

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    Grant F.
    GF
    This software isn’t just fast, it’s crazy fast, it’s ridiculous just how fast it is even on low grade computers. Not only that but it packs a boatload of features and every time I look there’s...Read more
    #7
    #7
  13. 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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  14. 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 OctoPrint:

    Arnaldo C.
    AC
    Community. It is something outside the tool itself but that adds incredible value to the final product. Because how great the community is, it's really easy to find someone who will tell you...Read more
    #8
    #8
  15. 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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  16. Complete hybrid 2D/3D CAD system that uses synchronous technology for accelerated design, faster change, and improved imported reuse.

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    Matthew B.
    MB
    Ease of use. Powerful 3D modeling. Best 2D drafting on the market.
    #9
    #9
  17. 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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  18. 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 OctoPrint:

    Grayson H.
    GH
    I really enjoy the easy to use interface. It makes it so people without any prior experience and beginner students can do what they want and design things they never thought they could before. I...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to OctoPrint, Tinkercad is:

    More usable
    #10
    #10
  19. Meshmixer

    (20)4.3 out of 5

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

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

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    UD
    I can take a solid object and make it into a stylized mesh and make it easy to print
    #11
    #11
  21. 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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  22. 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 OctoPrint:

    Raheem P.
    RP
    It is best software for all kinds of modelling; surface modelling, solid modelling and sheet modelling . It is very easy to operate tools. Rendering option are best and their is no other challenger...Read more
    #12
    #12
  23. OpenSCAD

    (30)4.3 out of 5

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

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

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    UH
    Straight-forward coding environment. Compatible with many softwares.
    #13
    #13
  25. 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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  26. 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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    II
    When you need in quick surface generation for Reverse engineering projects geomagic is the name you can rely on, it is indeed a magical tool for you complex surface generation need.
    #14
    #14
  27. MeshLab

    (24)4.4 out of 5

    A processing system for 3D triangular meshes. It provides a set of tools for editing, cleaning, healing, inspecting, rendering, texturing and converting meshes. It offers features for processing raw data produced by 3D digitization tools/devices and for preparing models for 3D printing.

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  28. A processing system for 3D triangular meshes. It provides a set of tools for editing, cleaning, healing, inspecting, rendering, texturing and converting meshes. It offers features for processing raw data produced by 3D digitization tools/devices and for preparing models for 3D printing.

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    amar a.
    AA
    The simplicity and plug and play approach of the tool.
    #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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    Natacha C.
    NC
    It is bold, it is what I like the most, it allows it to be included in the entire manufacturing process, from the beginning as the design, image and main prototype, to the manufacturing process and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to OctoPrint, Markforged is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    #16
    #16
  31. 3D Slash

    (14)4.2 out of 5

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

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

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    UE
    3D slash is a great free modelling resource software, especially with its easy to use toolbar

    Reviewers say compared to OctoPrint, 3D Slash is:

    More usable
    #17
    #17
  33. 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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  34. 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 OctoPrint:

    MM
    I love the Slic3r software because it is the best Open Source slicer that can be found, thanks to its settings to be able to print 3D pieces in a very personalized way according to the 3D printer...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to OctoPrint, Slic3r is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    #18
    #18
  35. Autodesk Product Design & Manufacturing Collection

    (5)4.0 out of 5

    Work where design and manufacturing technology meet

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  36. Work where design and manufacturing technology meet

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    UP
    Inclusion of AutoCAD and supporting apps along with Inventor
    #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 OctoPrint:

    GT
    The range of materials and accessibility
    #20
    #20
  39. CraftWare

    (1)3.5 out of 5

    CraftWare is a FREE, fast, easy-to-use slicer software that converts your digital 3D object into a .gcode toolpath format understood by most 3D printers.

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  40. CraftWare is a FREE, fast, easy-to-use slicer software that converts your digital 3D object into a .gcode toolpath format understood by most 3D printers.

    Categories in common with OctoPrint:

    UI
    With its user interface that many compare to Simplify3D, CraftWare certainly deserves our attention: how to ignore this free alternative to the famous 3D cutting software for a fee? Developed by...Read more