Accelerate your analog layout
Go from schematic to completed layout in less time with Animate Preview. Reduce analog layout time by up to 60%, with an initial layout from Animate Preview. Animate Preview creates high-quality initial layouts from the schematic in minutes, save them to OpenAccess to finish editing in your normal editing tool.
Explore the alternatives
Animate Preview creates multiple different layout topologies for your circuit. Choose the layout that best meets your needs. Change the parameters of your circuit and explore the possibilities in minutes instead of hours or days.
“Animate provided excellent results equal to using traditional approaches but in far less time”
Stretch Young – Layout Director at Silicon Laboratories
Animate Preview is truly analog aware. It understands your circuit and automatically recognizes analog circuit features like current mirrors and differential pairs.
Animate Preview creates constraints for itself and automatically creates high-quality matched layouts for your circuit. Changing the constraints is quick and easy if you need to tweak things.
DRC clean layout using your pcells and design rules
Animate Preview uses your existing PDK, pcells, and design rules to create DRC clean layout in minutes. Save the layout to OpenAccess including parameterized instances, full connectivity, wells, guards rings, etc.