Animate Features

✓      Physical previews from schematic

✓      Recognition of analog circuit structures

✓      DRC clean

Full support for TSMC 180 nm - 22 nm

OA technology rules for other processes

✓      Schematic cross-probing

✓      Enlarged layout preview

✓      Automatic updates on check and save

✓      Change match patterns

Common centroid

Maximum dispersal

✓      Drag-n-drop editing

All Animate products deliver the following features and benefits

About Freemium

Animate Preview is available as Freemium product - what does that mean? 

Animate Preview is available as a complimentary download and is free to use in your production environment. Online help desk, email help and live chat support services are also available without charge.

Of course, we hope you will love Animate Preview and will want to upgrade to Animate Preview Plus.  Please contact us using the form below if you would like to talk to us about Animate Preview Plus.

Animate Preview

✓      Save black-box view to OA

Pin positions

Design outline

✓      Online support portal

✓      Email support

Animate Preview Plus

✓     All Preview features

✓      Save initial layout to OA

Schematic driven layout

Device/pCell placement

Well shapes and guard rings

Poly heads

Pin positions

Design outline

✓      Enterprise priority support


Download Animate Preview

Animate Preview is available now, to download and use in your analog design flow for free.

System Requirements

• Cadence® Virtuoso™ IC6.1.6, IC6.1.7 or IC6.1.8

• Internet access to (port 443) is required for the cloud-based license.

License Agreement

To download and use Animate Preview you must review and agree to the License Agreement


Interested in Animate Preview Plus

Please fill in the form below for more information about Animate Preview Plus or to request an online demonstration.