PADS Standard Plus

Choose PADS Standard Plus if you require simulation and analysis as well as advanced layout.

Targeted toward the independent engineer who requires a more complete design flow that includes advanced toolsets, PADS Standard Plus is equipped with enhanced layout and integrated analysis and verification, supplying all you need to produce quality PCBs, fast.

Includes all the capabilities of PADS Standard, plus:

  • Integrated constraint management
  • High-speed constraints and routing
  • Signal integrity analysis with crosstalk using HyperLynx®
  • Thermal and analog simulation
  • Centralized library


  • Easy to learn and use
  • Proven technology for PCB design, analysis, and verification
  • Accurately handles your tough design problems
  • Reduces design time
  • Full 3D visualization, placement, and clearance check
  • Enables collaboration with MCAD environment

PADS Standard and Standard Plus Overview

Free download PADS Standard/Standard Plus Viewer

There is an option to download PADS Standard and PADS Standard Plus Viewer for free. That way users can view and share PADS Logic and PADS Standard/Plus Layout databases.

To be more specific, with PADS Standard and PADS Standard Plus Viewer you can:

  • Open any PADS Logic or PADS
  • Layout database
  • View designs with full graphical control
  • Share designs with colleagues who don’t have PADS installed on their PC
  • Review placement and routing and design-rule definition with others on your team
  • Feel free to contact us for more information or assistance with downloading the PADS Standard and PADS Standard Plus Viewer.

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