PlansXpress Version Comparison Table


Features
PlansXpress Version 1
PlansXpress Version 2
PlansXpress Version 3
PlansXpress Version 4
PlansXpress Version 4.0.20
Draft loft renovations including dormers, upstands, collared ceilings, roof windows etc
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Integrates with EstimatorXpress® Plumbing & Heating Trade Edition to give you a full plumbing library to add to your plans & price up
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Many renovation tools for pricing up alteration & refurb work
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Stone faced cavity block wall option
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Timber frame option for all wall types
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Extra roof types added including barn hips and catslide roofs
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
New 3D viewer
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Windows 7 Compatibility
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Placement of roof windows in lean-to roofs
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Hatching
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 New interface with Ribbons for improved user experience
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Improved speed and refresh rates
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Improved 3D model viewer (dockable window) with custom textures & live updating as you draw
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
New Intelli-Snap function to speed up snapping to existing points
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Create own drawing templates
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Parametric symbols
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
New ability to explode walls
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
3D Photo-Visualiser†
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Expanded library of over 7000 PVC-U Windows & Doors from Crystal Direct
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Improved selection process for PVC-U Windows and Doors from Crystal Direct
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Expanded library of Stone Heads, Cills & Brickwork Arches
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
New drawing tools for Downlights
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
New drawing tools
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
New cross sections
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
New sections for timber frames/SIPs/ICFs
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
PlansXpress ScanPack as standard
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Drawing items including PVC-U Doors, Bi-Fold doors & many Plumbing items (new plumbing items require you to own EstimatorXpress and have a merchant link with Trade Point, Screwfix or Plumbfix).
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Windows 10 Compatibility
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Updated sample specification notes
 No
No
No
No
Yes
Compatibility with EstimatorXpress 2015
 No
No
No
No
Yes
Compatibility with EstimatorXpress 2017
 No
No
No
No
Yes
Pathway to get new features (prices ex VAT)

*Requires active Support & Updates in place † Optional extra To buy, simply click the links above to purchase in our online shop. Alternatively, if you'd like to discuss in more detail you can ring the Accounts Management Team on 0117 916 7892.


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Modified on: Tue, 2 Jan, 2018 at 12:35 PM