AutoCAD is a 3D computer aided design (CAD) program created by Autodesk in December 1982. It is being used in many different industries, such as; Architectural, Infrastructure, Product design, Medical industry, Vehicle, Mechanical and more. Autodesk AutoCAD 2019 used by Professional, teachers, student, entrepreneur, architects and non-profit organizations. It also has mobile and web version since 2010. So, in this article we are highlighting top “AutoCAD 2019 new features” and “which version is best” for Civil Engineers and Architects.
AutoCAD helps them to design better buildings, deliver accurate and sustainable projects, helps to manage construction cost and predict projects future outcome. AutoCAD is the capability to create section planes. The section planes are used to achieve cross-sectional views of 3D objects in AutoCAD. This tool can modify and move section planes to examine the inner details of 3D objects, enabling them to cut through solids, surfaces, meshes, or regions. AutoCAD also allows getting photo realistic renderings of 3D models.
Top 9 Features
Enhanced 2D graphics: Now 2x faster zoom, pan and change draw orders and layer properties in 2D.
Enhanced shared views: now you can Publish design views of your drawing in a web browser for viewing and commenting.
Save to web and mobile: you can save drawings from your desktop to view and edit on the AutoCAD web and mobile version.
DWG compare: you can compare and document the differences between 2 versions of drawing files.
AutoCAD WEB: Now you can Create, edit, view, and share CAD drawings from any device through the web browser.
AutoCAD Mobile app: Now you can Create, edit, view, and share CAD drawings from any device through your Smartphone.
Enhanced UI: User experience enhanced visuals with new flat-design icons and 4K enhancements.
PDF Import: This new feature helps to import geometry files, raster images and texts from PDF files.
And so much more: There are more new features in AutoCAD 2019. Such as; Ribbon, new tool palettes, command window, Object grippes and more.
Which version is best for you?
What we think is, for student or beginner Autodesk AutoCAD 2007is best. This version is easy to begin with. Also you can do more 2D drawing easily in this version. AutoCAD 2013 is the best option for intermediate or home level designers. Autodesk AutoCAD 2018 and AutoCAD 2019 is more likely for professionals and business level designers.
System Requirements (minimum)
Microsoft windows 7 or later (for windows 10 64bit only)