Adobe XD (Adobe Experience Design) is a highly effective user experience and user interface design application that harnesses the full potential of Adobe Suite tools, services and years of experience and provides instant access to creating graphics based In vector for modern websites, web apps and mobile apps. Developed from the ground up by Adobe Inc as part of its latest wave of modern applications, Adobe XD has quickly managed to become one of the most popular applications for streamlined design, collaborative experimentation, and rapid deployment or exchange of test / finished designs. on the web, iOS and Android platforms. One of the reasons this app quickly managed to become a trend in modern UX / UI design is its arrival to Creative Cloud subscription, allowing a large Adobe Inc subscriber base to get instant access to this powerful app.
Provides a unique set of tools for its users, who for years have been frustrated that Adobe’s core digital drawing applications (such as Photoshop and Illustrator) lacked the tools and features needed for a modern web application or portable application design that were difficult to use or missing entirely. Adobe XD solved that with the adoption of new tools, features and services that are necessary for modern UX / UI design, such as full support for vector-based graphics (crucial for deployment on devices with incredible variation in resolutions. screen), responsive resizing (with automatic adjustment of all user interface elements such as text fields, photos, user interface buttons, and more), fast repeating grid creation (for elements such as text galleries). photos and lists), simplified animation design (using link tables in full animations), symbol designer (for creating new application icons, user interface buttons and other visual elements such as logos, banners and transition graphics), Full-featured prototyping and testing (interactive and selectable prototypes, with support for implementing projects in web browsers and platforms mobile rmas via the supplied iOS and Android trial apps), built-in support for speech layout, Adobe font integration, and more. UI creations made within Adobe Experience Design can directly support interactions, triggers, automatic animations, overlays, and many other effects and behaviors.
Like all other applications built within the Adobe ecosystem, Adobe XD also features interoperability with various applications such as Illustrator, Photoshop, Photoshop Sketch, After Effects, and the all-in-one cross-platform prototyping and design application Adobe Experience Design. Of course, it can also import and export files in popular file formats and has extensive plugin support for direct communication with various business applications such as Slack, Microsoft Teams, Jira, and Airtable. Collaboration tools include support for co-publishing, full document history, various ways to share projects, a tool for sending invitations (including private invitations), storing documents in the clouds, recording a video preview, and more.
Originally introduced in 2015 and rolled out to users around the world in late 2016, Adobe XD became an incredibly scalable and feature-packed UX / UI solution for designing websites, mobile apps on Windows and macOS. The app also supports multiple international languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Brazilian Portuguese, and Spanish.
Adobe XD can be tried for free through the “XD Starter Plan” license (which is not always offered by Adobe Inc.) and can be purchased through two premium licenses. Currently, the application is not part of the Adobe Creative Cloud subscriber service.
Note: 7-day trial version.