Download Google Earth - Best Software & Apps

  • SketchUp Make 2015

    (32-bit) 15.3.330

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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

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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

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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

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    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
    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
  • SketchUp

    Trial 15.3.329

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    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
  • Google Earth Plugin

    7.1.2.2041

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    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.,
  • Bing Maps

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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
  • Marble

    0.8

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    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
  • Google Earth VR

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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,
  • SketchUp Make 2015

    15.3.329

    License
    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
  • Geotagger

    2.0

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    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
  • geepeeyes

    Beta 2

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    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
  • TrailRunner

    3.8.773

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    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