Are you a small business owner or freelancer with less budget for design and development software? If yes, then here is a good news from Adobe that all the Adobe products like Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, InDesign, After Effects, Illustrator or complete Creative Suite Design packages are available on monthly or yearly rent. Now you can avoid paying the regular price of these expansive but useful products and rent them to pay as you make profit.
Adobe has set the rent prices at 40% lower price for a year compared to the regular price. For example, Adobe Photoshop is available at regular price of $699 where you can rent the same on $420 for a year. Similarly, you can rent Dreamweaver for US$228 per year or US$29 per month which is available at regular price of $399.[ad id=’15’ style=’margin:10px 0;’]
Here is the complete comparison chart showing regular price, yearly rent and monthly rent of different products of Adobe.
|Adobe Products||Full Version Regular Price||On Rent per Year||On Rent per Month|
|Creative Suite Design Premium||US$1,899||US$1,140||US$139|
|Creative Suite Design Standard||US$1,299||US$780||US$99|
|Creative Suite Web Premium||US$1,799||US$1,068||US$135|
|Creative Suite Production Premium||US$1,699||US$1,020||US$129|
|Creative Suite Master Collection||US$2,599||US$1,548||US$195|
|Adobe Premiere Pro||US$799||US$468||US$59|
Go to the subscription page of Adobe to rent these products. Adobe has also released the Creative Suite 5.5 with lot many new features. You will get CS5.5 products on the above mentioned rental prices.
As Adobe releases new versions in every year or two, you will always get access to the latest version of the software in rental basis. This is definitely a lucrative offer for small business owners and freelancers who can’t afford the regular price of these products. I think Adobe will minimize the piracy of these products by the new initiative.
I think the yearly rental option is good for small or medium size design companies or individuals and the monthly rental is good option for freelancers with lesser budget at a time.