Corel today announced the launch of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6, the newest version of its flagship graphics suite. Featuring a completely revamped typography engine, inspiring new colour styles and harmonies, and powerful shaping tools, the new suite offers graphics professionals its most creative and powerful tools to date.
"Our CorelDRAW community consistently inspires us with their creativity and versatility. Our members
play a central role in helping us determine the essential features and enhancements that will help to
accelerate the design process, while enabling them to showcase their true design style”, said John
Falsetto, Senior Product Manager for CorelDRAW. "We want to provide our users with all of the tools
and options they need to be as creative and productive as possible so that they can share their vision and inspire others through their work."
Key New Features and Enhancements include:
- Advanced OpenType Support
- New Custom-built Colour Harmonies
- New Native 64-bit and Enhanced Multi-Core Support
- New Creative Vector Shaping tools
- New Styles Engine and Docker
- New Corel Website Creator X6 application
- New Smart Carver
- Improved Page Layout Capabilities
- Redesigned Object Properties Docker
"People are looking for software that produces professional results without the complexity. This is especially important for those who rely on graphic software for their business", said Kathleen Maher, Senior Analyst at Jon Peddie Research. "This is what CorelDRAW Graphics Suite was designed to do, and we see that legacy continuing strong in the new version. Corel has balanced new features
that keep the software competitive for experienced designers, but new users can still get up and
Included in CorelDRAW Graphics X6 are:
- CorelDRAW X6
- Corel PHOTO-PAINT X6
- Corel PowerTRACE X6
- Corel CONNECT
- Corel CAPTURE X6
- Corel Website Creator X6
Users also receive 10,000 high-quality clipart and images; 1,000 new professional high-resolution
digital photos; 1,000 OpenType fonts, including premium fonts such as Helvetica; 2,000 vehicle
templates; 350 professionally designed templates; and 800 frames and patterns. Corel will continue to enhance the CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 experience by making more content and functionality
available throughout the lifecycle for X6 users.
All box versions of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 include a comprehensive full-colour, hard cover
Guidebook to help users of all skill levels getting started quickly.For a full list of everything included in CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 and to download a free 30-day fully-functional trial version, please visit
The suggested retail pricing (SRP) for CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 is £399 for the full version and £179 for the upgrade. All prices exclude VAT. CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 is available immediately as an electronic download from Corel and Box versions will be available from Corel’s authorised resellers later in March.
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