PTC Mathcad Comparison Chart

PTC Mathcad is math software that allows you to solve, analyze and share your most vital engineering calculations.

Compare PTC Mathcad Licenses

PTC Mathcad offers three different types of licensing options: 30-day trial version, an individual license and multiple licenses. PTC Mathcad Express is our free-for-life software. When you select the 30-day full functionality option, you will enjoy all the features included in PTC Mathcad. Once the 30 days end, you can continue with our free-for-life version, PTC Mathcad Express. Compare each of the capabilities and find the option that best suits your needs

Capability (*Available First 30-Days in Express)

PTC Mathcad Express
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Individual License
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Multiple Licenses
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Write equations using natural math notation
Automatic update of calculations ✓ 
Automatic unit conversion and unit checking
Comprehensive documentation

Basic numeric functions and operators, including algebra and trigonometry

X-Y plots

Multi-threaded calculations + 64-bit support
Advanced engineering mathematics
✓  ✓ 
Advanced plot types*
Standardize engineering processes using templates*

Advanced numeric functions*


Evaluate expressions symbolically*

Embed Excel directly in your worksheet*

Leverage C/C++ libraries in your worksheet*

Solve systems of equations

License can be shared amongst a team
Share and Reuse: Share your PTC Mathcad license
with your colleagues to improve collaboration

Borrow license for offline work
Use Mathcad Anytime: Install PTC Mathcad at work
and on your home computer

Centralized IT management and administration
Home Use license while active on Global Support
2 2 3
All Custom Functions

 ✓ ✓ 
Animator Tool

Software Development Kit (SDK)

eLearning Libraries
1 3
Worksheet Libraries  –
–  ✓ 
Capability (*Available First 30-Days in Express)
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If you want to convert worksheets from previous versions of PTC Mathcad, please download PTC Mathcad 15.0 free trial.

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