CorelDRAW Graphics Suite (32-bit)

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite (32-bit)

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
4.3
out of 111 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    X7.1
  • Total Downloads:
    4,956,405
  • Date Added:
    June 16, 2014
  • File Size:
    466MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    6,883
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 7/8/8.1

Editors' Review

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CorelDraw Graphics Suite X7 offers professional-quality design tools for graphic artists of all levels. The latest iteration of CorelDraw comes with a sleeker UI, additional tool sets, and greater flexibility. By empowering users in their workflow, Corel offers a more competitive package for digital designers.

Pros

Personalized digital studio: With CorelDraw X7 you have total control over your workspace and design process. Both CorelDraw and Corel Photo-Paint offer different types of intuitive layouts for designers of all levels. Workspaces range from minimalistic (lite), to familiar (default) and even allow custom setups. This means you can spend more time creating instead of fiddling. Adobe users will be able to hit the ground running with the Photoshop- and Illustrator-friendly layouts.

Broader hardware support: CorelDraw X7 can take full advantage of the 64-bit architecture of most current systems -- you're no longer limited by software. Multiple-monitor support allows you to expand the work environment across many screens.

Expanding creativity resources: With the new Corel Connect, you can browse, discover, and exchange patterns and fills with the online Corel community. Discover new content to inspire your creative process, or make your own pattern to share. View online tutorials and instructions to get the most out of the suite.

License and subscription model: Unlike other design suites, users can choose to own CorelDraw for a flat fee (currently $499.99) or go for a monthly/yearly subscription plan. Current CorelDraw owners can upgrade their license for a fee. This dual-purchase model allows a wider range of customers access to the design tools they need.

Cons

PC only: CorelDraw does not have a concurrent Mac release. With a good amount of visual artists choosing Apple as their main system, this lack of support can alienate those who like to do their work across multiple platforms.

Bottom Line

CorelDraw X7 finds a nice balance between the full professional suite and the standard image editor. By offering its usual massive set of tools alongside X7's additional functions, CorelDraw can offer something for everyone, regardless of their skill level. With a friendly, modern UI, comfortable workspaces, and a flexible licensing model, the suite is more usable and affordable than ever. Future add-ons promise users a mobile pattern creator tool for iOS 7 and the ability to browse patterns and fills on the go with a Windows 8 app. Lack of support means that Mac users are left out for now. However, CorelDraw's robustness as an illustrator app may tempt users to give it try, especially at its cheaper rate.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Worthy alternative to Photoshop and Illustrator!"

August 31, 2013  |  By billlingualilliterate

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6

Pros

You don't have to pay extra for filters (as opposed to Illustrator)
It is very light.
It gives you several programs (PhotoPaint, BitFont Navigator, Corel Connect & Corel Capture)

Cons

Download direct from Corel.com not here.
The program becomes unstable, very seldom albeit.
Not very good Mac support.

Summary

I use CorelDraw on Windows all the time and for functionality it comes close to Adobe's Illustrator/Photoshop applications at a very competitive price point Adobe will never, ever match.

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5 stars

"Equal or better than Illustrator"

November 04, 2012  |  By pauljeffreymiller

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6

Pros

I don't know what trial version you were trying but mine was excellent. I have used it everyday of my trial period and was able to both save and print. It is so much easier to use than say Illustrator, too many wqys to list.
Ok I'll name one thing. Selecting control nodes in illustrator can be so
frustrating, especially on small objects. Not with draw. Working with type is mush easier; resizing, font selection, adding effects, You can save or export to just as many file formats, and further refinement in corel photo paint is a breeze. Compare photo paints eraser tool or clone too with illustrators and you'll see what I mean. Once you learn it you'll never open illustrator again. For a simple page document to a magazine it is my preferred application. I am a graphic designer since 1976.

Cons

The newest version is not available for Mac

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1 stars

"Terrible Trial version"

April 26, 2012  |  By iriesiren

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6

Pros

None whatsoever

Cons

A big waste of time for those who want to try before you buy. The trial version doesn't let you create or save files or in any other way determine the program's capabilities. It's a flat out lie to say that this is a "full 15 day trial." In sum, a disappointing waste of disc space and effort.

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5 stars

"good product"

February 27, 2012  |  By lucman26

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Pros

easier use

Cons

smart tech

Summary

this product very good for make desain graphic...can help me for my trouble on job

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4 stars

"It's an excellent software for professional artists"

December 15, 2011  |  By marykmi

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Pros

It does pretty much everything that other graphics programs do at a better price.

Cons

Even though the product is cheaper than compeitors, the price is still high.

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5 stars

""Excellent and powerful graphic software of the world.""

November 10, 2011  |  By suthas pornanupapkul

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Pros

A really cheap software compared to others.

Cons

The installation is too difficult for the beginner

Summary

I used CorelDraw4-X5 software to teach the industrial education students to draw the pictures for many item of subjects. Civil , Mechanical,Electricaland Production Engineering.Sometime I used in presentation in detail of construction and achitecture.This programs are excellent.Now a day it is like a part of my job.

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4 stars

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September 14, 2011  |  By vw08

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Pros

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Cons

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5 stars

"Does everything graphical & professionally"

June 29, 2011  |  By LilPeck

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Pros

This is a fully professional set of programs (Corel Draw and Photopaint plus Capture (for screen captures).

Cons

At about $400 still a bit on the expensive side for home users. But is a professional level program. Sometimes Photopaint becomes unstable and crashes, so one learns to save frequently. (You can also use the recover feature.)

Summary

Feels familiar and intuitive. As another reviewer said, it is like an old friend.

I have been using Graphics Suite for a very long time, and recently when I upgraded my pc to windows 7 I couldn't find my previous Corel Draw disk, so I tried to get by with the very nice freeware GIMP and Paint.NET. Those programs are excellent, but lacked the flexibility and ease offered by PhotoPaint which is the part of Graphics Suite that I use the most. So I purchased a used, unregistered disk via amazon. If I could not have found a legitimate, discounted copy, I would have paid full price because it is well worth it and is about half what Photoshop costs.

I was so happy with x5 that I bought my daughter a new copy as her birthday gift.

I use Photopaint for photo editing, graphics creation, video title making, and animated gif making. I like that it can open (uncompressed) AVI and MOV files for gif creation.

I use the masking tools a lot also for making transparent gifs and png.

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5 stars

"nice product used it before"

June 16, 2011  |  By davidhilldavid

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Pros

has got lots of thing within it

Cons

can get some thing out of it

Summary

This is one of my all-time favorite novels Gray Zone. In a recent move, I managed to pack it in a box that was slow to make it to my new destination. In the interim, I went out and purchased another copy, as I missed having it within easy reach, even for a few months. It's like a friend, this work, because you feel so connected with the narrator. How refreshing to learn that we are all stumbling through love; ultimately, that's a hopeful message. We may not get it right all the time, but there's honesty and honor in the attempt. Great job Daphna Edwards Ziman

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5 stars

"Amazing software. So much for so little"

March 25, 2011  |  By 1shorts

 |  Version: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5

Pros

Cost, versatility

Cons

None for now

Summary

Worth every penny

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version X7.1
New and enhanced features:
  • Now you can customize the application window and dialog boxes by changing the color of their borders, making it easier to personalize the interface. To choose a color, quickly sample any onscreen color, or use color sliders, viewers or palettes.
  • The status bar shows useful information about selected objects, such as color, fill type and outline, as well as cursor position. You can now place the status bar at the top of the application window so it's easier to see details about your project or task.
  • The CorelDRAW Object Model now provides support for color styles, creating custom tools that interact with the drawing page, and more. Using the new classes and methods, developers can create even more powerful custom tools, utilities, and macros. You need to be signed in to your account with a CorelDRAW Standard or Premium Membership in order to use the custom tools.

Many other feature performance and stability improvements (formerly released in service packs).
General
Publisher Corel
Publisher web site http://www.corel.com/
Release Date June 03, 2014
Date Added June 16, 2014
Version X7.1
Category
Category Graphic Design Software
Subcategory Illustration Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows 8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 466MB
File Name CorelDRAWGraphicsSuiteX7Installer_EN32Bit_CNET.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 4,956,405
Downloads Last Week 6,883
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $499

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