Download Google Earth - Best Software & Apps

  • Google Earth

    7.1.5.1557

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone
    Mac

    Explore Earth (and beyond) from your computer

    7
    4520 votes
    • PROS:The easiest way to explore Earth, the sky, the Moon and even Mars, Impressive graphics engine , Different layers (pictures, routes, 3D buildings), Street View
    • CONS:You need a good internet connection, Irregular content depending on the region
  • Google Earth

    Pro 7.1.2.2041

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Pro version of this impressive interactive atlas for free

    7
    658 votes
    • SketchUp Make 2015

      (32-bit) 15.3.330

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Powerful yet accessible 3D modeling software

      7
      7100 votes
      • PROS:Makes 3D drawing much easier, Lots of tips and hints, User friendly, Upload your creations to Google Earth, Integrated with Google Maps
      • CONS:Lacks advanced features of major CAD apps, No export to CAD format in free version, Can't add text and images to designs in free version
    • SketchUp Pro 2015

      64-bit 15.3.331

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Powerful, professional, yet accessible 3D modeling software

      5
      22 votes
      • PROS:Makes 3D drawing much easier, Lots of tips and hints, User friendly, Integrated with Google Maps, Export to CAD format, Add text and graphics to designs, Upload your creations to Google Earth
      • CONS:Creating domed surfaces can be tricky, May lack some of the functionality of major CAD packages
    • SketchUp Pro 2014

      14.1.1282

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Powerful, professional, yet accessible 3D modeling software

      6
      43 votes
      • PROS:Makes 3D drawing much easier, Lots of tips and hints, User friendly, Integrated with Google Maps, Export to CAD format, Add text and graphics to designs, Upload your creations to Google Earth
      • CONS:Creating domed surfaces can be tricky, May lack some of the functionality of major CAD packages
    • SketchUp Pro 2015

      32-bit 15.3.330

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Powerful, professional, yet accessible 3D modeling software

      7
      689 votes
      • PROS:Makes 3D drawing much easier, Lots of tips and hints, User friendly, Upload your creations to Google Earth, Integrated with Google Maps, Export to CAD format, Add text and graphics to designs
      • CONS:Creating domed surfaces can be tricky, May lack some of the functionality of major CAD packages
    • SketchUp Make 2015

      (64­-bit) 15.3.331

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Powerful yet accessible 3D modeling software

      7
      80 votes
      • PROS:Makes 3D drawing much easier, Lots of tips and hints, User friendly, Upload your creations to Google Earth, Integrated with Google Maps
      • CONS:Lacks advanced features of major CAD apps, No export to CAD format in free version, Can't add text and images to designs in free version
    • Google Earth Plugin

      7.1.2.2041

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Three-Dimensional Plugin for Google Earth Applications

      7
      99 votes
      • PROS:A growing number of locations and images are supported by this Google Earth plugin., Amazing levels of detail as well as a host of archived images are both realities.,
      • CONS:Zooming in may cause image distortion., The Google Earth API (Application Program Interface) expires at the end of 2016.,
    • SketchUp

      Trial 15.3.329

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Powerful yet accessible 3D modeling software

      6
      596 votes
      • PROS:Makes 3D drawing much easier, Lots of tips and hints, User friendly, Upload your creations to Google Earth, Integrated with Google Maps
      • CONS:Lacks advanced features of major CAD apps, No export to CAD format in free version
    • Marble

      0.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      An interesting alternative to Google Earth

      6
      20 votes
      • PROS:Different themes and filters, Shows current cloud conditions, Tailored for educators
      • CONS:Some parts of the globe are covered much better than others
    • Bing Maps

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Microsoft's answer to Google Earth

      7
      290 votes
      • PROS:Excellent visualisation features for roads and streets, Easy to navigate
      • CONS:Interface can be cluttered, Floating toolbar can be annoying
    • Google Earth VR

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      A Unique Perspective On Our Very Own Earth.

      10
      2 votes
      • PROS:First-person view, Multiple modes,
      • CONS:Slow rendering,
    • Bing! Maps 3D

      (Antes Virtual Earth) 4.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Microsoft's Google Earth

      8
      72 votes
      • SketchUp Make 2015

        15.3.329

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Powerful yet accessible 3D modeling software

        8
        7 votes
        • PROS:Makes 3D drawing much easier, Lots of tips and hints, User friendly, Upload your creations to Google Earth, Integrated with Google Maps
        • CONS:Lacks advanced features of major CAD apps, No export to CAD format in free version, Can't add text and images to designs in free version
      • Virtual Moon Atlas

        Expert 3.5c

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        The 'Google Earth' for the Moon

        9
        6 votes
        • Google Earth Plug-In

          5.0.11655.6079

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          6
          8 votes
          • geepeeyes

            Beta 2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Integrate Google Earth with your GPS

            4
            7 votes
            • PROS:Uses real land topography instead of normal GPS maps, Completely free to use,
            • CONS:Still prone to bugs and crashes
          • HoudahGeo

            4.0.1

            License
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            Platform
            Mac

            Pin your photos on Google Earth

            10
            2 votes
            • PROS:Automatically geocodes photos, Easy to use
            • CONS:Time consuming to tag each photo
          • Geotagger

            2.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Add geotags to your photos with Google Earth

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            No votes yet
            • PROS:Geotags photos quickly and easily, Works with several photo apps
            • CONS:Some photo apps now Geotag anyway, Crosshair can be tricky to pinpoint
          • TrailRunner

            3.8.773

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Excellent running and hiking planner

            10
            4 votes
            • PROS:Works with Google Earth, Easy to import and export data, Create route and exercise plans
            • CONS:A few bugs here and there
          Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
          #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
          1Pro 7.1.2.20416587.2Windows, Mac
          27.1.5.155745207.2Windows, Android, iPhone, Mac
          3(32-bit) 15.3.33071006.6Windows
          432-bit 15.3.3306896.5Windows, Mac
          5Trial 15.3.3295966.2Mac