Accelerate analog circuit design with fast physical feedback

Fast layout previews will help you to make better design decisions in less time

Animate Preview gives you quick, easy, and accurate physical information about your analog circuit while you develop your schematic. Giving you a detailed initial layout of your circuit and helping you to spot problems.

Pulsic’s Animate Preview helps you to visualize the layout so that you can make better decisions earlier in your design flow, reduce costly iterations and optimize your design process.

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

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Watch the demo

Paul Clewes (VP of Research and Development at Pulsic) demonstrates Animate Preview.

Pick the version that is right for you

All Animate products feature Pulsic’s polymorphic layout technology

  • Recognition of analog structures
  • Physical preview from schematic
  • DRC clean layout
  • Schematic cross-probing
  • Layout area report
  • Enlarged layout preview
  • Automatic updates
  • Matched layout patterns
  • Drag-n-drop editing


  • Save black-box view to OA
  • Pins
  • Design outline
  • Online support

Preview Plus

  • Save black-box view to OA
  • Save initial layout to OA
  • Pins
  • Design outline
  • Schematic driven layout
  • Device/pCell placement
  • Well shapes and guard rings
  • Poly contacts
  • Enterprise priority support