Here is a short version of features:

m-smac2D

msmac3D

Approximate Cost?

$2000

$5000-$7500

Multiple license discount?

yes

TBD

Approximate cost for extra license?

$650-$1000

TBD

Annual Fee?

$250-$500

~$1000

Support Options

 

 

Phone support?

yes

yes

Email support?

yes

yes

Response time?

0-3 hrs.

0-3 hrs.

Knowledgeable responses?

yes

yes

Updates in response to requests for enhancements?

Yes

Yes

Informative website?

yes

yes

Licensee only website with Q&A & news?

yes

yes

Updates posted to web?

yes

yes

Frequency of enhancements?

very

very

Platform?

Win32/64,Win7

Win32/64,Win7

Enhancements beyond original SMAC?

yes

yes

2 Dimensional (2D) or 3 Dimensional (3D)?

2D

3D

Max # Vehicles

3, (4 coming)

3, (4 coming)

polygon friction zones

yes

yes

vehicle databases included?

yes

yes

optional individual tire friction?

yes

yes

Output time histories?

yes

yes

impulsive constraint 'snag'

yes

yes

CCI option

yes

yes

Steer Degree of Freedom?

yes

yes

tire blowout ability?

yes

yes

barrier option?

yes

yes

output in format for spreadsheet programs?

yes

yes

acceleration monitor at any location?

yes

yes

measured damage targets display?

yes

yes

POI/POR targets display?

yes

yes

4 wheel steering?

yes

yes

driver model/path follower?

yes

yes

Animation

robust

robust

animation auto pan/auto zoom?

yes

yes

DXF/CAD support?

yes

yes

tabular display option?

yes

yes

bitmap underlays?

yes

yes

options vehicle-fixed display?

yes

yes

simplified occupant kinematics model?

yes

yes

Articulated vehicle option?

yes

soon

trailer collision model?

yes

soon

trailer release option?

yes

soon

  There are more features yet to add 

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